I've lived in New York City where I worked in television news and in Los Angeles where I worked in reality TV. I've since relocated to D.C for work. With the help of an M.Ed., I redirected my career into higher education research.
I like wine, working out, weekend trips, and smart, funny, muscular men. :]
What I’m doing with my life
Trying to learn how to ride my new scooter.
I’m really good at
singing along to the instrumental parts of songs on the radio, traveling, and giving love life advice, despite the fact that I'm single.
I'm also really great at watching HGTV marathons.
The first things people usually notice about me
They're usually either surprised because they thought I was 5'9" or
think that I had tattoos. I have no idea why on either account.
Favorite books, movies, shows, music, and food
Jimmy Eat World
The Honorary Title
The Arctic Monkeys
Movies: I like romantic comedies classic cinema, Alfred Hitchcock films, some of Wes Anderson's movies, period pieces that don't center around wars, the occasional foreign film.
Books: Nothing Feels Good: Punk Rock, Teenagers, and Emo; autobiographies of comedians.
TV shows: 30 Rock, Bones, British murder mysteries, and Income Property.
Food: Anything not fried and covered in sauce. Cheese.
The six things I could never do without
Maslow's Hierarchy levels one and two aside...
Good central heating
Friends and family
I spend a lot of time thinking about
Buying a fixer upper one day.
On a typical Friday night I am
Not gonna lie, it probably involves sweatpants.
The most private thing I’m willing to admit
In the past, I had a wide variety of mullets, which ranged in style from 1980s Pat Benatar to a way less cool version of this
You should message me if
-You are physically fit and aren't afraid to get your hands dirty.
-You like your family.
-You like to have fun!
-You're a feminist.
-You're not the type of dude who breaks up with someone via text message/ghosting.
-You like alternative pop punk.
-You have lived in another country at some point.
If after reading all of this information about me, the only thing you have to say to me is about my looks, then don't message me.