Write a little about yourself. Just a paragraph will do.
My parents owned a pastry shop, so from a young age I was instilled
with a firm conviction that dinner should be followed by
cheesecake, chocolate pastries, or at least frozen yogurt or a
milkshake. Luckily, I’m in the process of moving back to Arlington,
where there are only about 3,000 boutique cupcakeries and 7,000
artisan gelato joints per capita.
To earn my appetite, I like to take conditioning classes or play
tennis and fine-tune my strokes. Hopefully this is the year my
serve will crack 100 mph, but until then I’m just reading “Winning
Ugly” by Brad Gilbert.
After a day of work or exercise, I like to usually read (currently
enjoying my book club's selection "The Remains of the Day").
There’s a long wait in my Netflix queue, full of current
recommendations as well as classic genres.
What I’m doing with my life
Don’t overthink this one; tell us what you’re doing day-to-day.
I'm a cost analyst, harnessing the power of Microsoft Office to
Excel and Powerpoint from one brief to the next. I got my
bachelor's in math and econ, and just graduated with my masters in
Operations Research. Hopefully I can put all this math to good
use...or at least be useful for one question at trivia night.
I’m really good at
Go on, brag a little (or a lot). We won’t judge.
Tough math problems
Lame puns and zingers
Just barely hitting those choir high notes
Favorite books, movies, shows, music, and food
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Books: Non-fiction that takes dense topics and makes them
interesting and accessible. Whatever my book club elects.
Articles: Witty advice columns like "Ask the Girl Next Door" in
Men's Health or "Baggage Check" in the Express
Movies: I have an AMC movie-ticket membership and I plan on using
it. Love going to the movie theater. Usually prefer comedies or
thrillers over tragedies or horror flicks. Also like
thought-provoking dramas. Appreciate having friends that can
explain confusing endings or plot twists. Favorites include Coming
to America, The Godfather, and Pitch Perfect.
TV: Game of Thrones, Girls, Mad Men, Parks and Recreation, The
League, Colbert Report, Last Week Tonight, Togetherness
Food: No food allergies here (knock on wood) so pretty open to
The six things I could never do without
Think outside the box. Sometimes the little things can say a lot.
Friends and Family
I spend a lot of time thinking about
Global warming, lunch, or your next vacation… it’s all fair game.
What music to add to my Pandora shuffle for my reading background
On a typical Friday night I am
Netflix and takeout, or getting your party on — how do you let loose?
Recovering from the week. I'm not a big drinker, but I like to
check out plays, events, or movies.
The most private thing I’m willing to admit
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"The Cutting Edge" never gets old.
You should message me if
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- You have hobbies
- You can help me fill out my crossword puzzle
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