Write a little about yourself. Just a paragraph will do.
pacific > atlantic
bourbon > tequila
florals > stripes
books > kindle
ballard > capitol hill
boats > not boats
I'm a giant nerd. Design and details, architecture, the way things
fit together. I have an ongoing love affair with the Pacific Ocean.
I love pub quiz and nacho cheese Doritos and fresh flowers. I yog
casually. I bake my own bread from scratch with no recipe. Your dog
loves me. Your mom loves me.
What I’m doing with my life
Don’t overthink this one; tell us what you’re doing day-to-day.
By day: Girl Friday.
By night: incredible pastry chef.
Joan Holloway is my spirit animal. Life is an adventure. I like
I’m really good at
Go on, brag a little (or a lot). We won’t judge.
Saying exactly the wrong thing (a healthy mixture of embarrassing
Drinking with friends
The first things people usually notice about me
I’m an empty essay… fill me out!
A ready smile and quick wit. And my fantastic gams.
Favorite books, movies, shows, music, and food
Help your potential matches find common interests.
Books: Michener, Amy Tan, Garcia Marquez. Historical fiction.
Movies: When Harry Met Sally, Elf, Wet Hot American Summer
Shows: Mad Men, West Wing, House of Cards, Bob's Burgers,
Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt
Music: Current favorite Pandora station is based on Lionel Richie
and Paul Simon. I prefer music with words over instrumental.
Food: Yes. Cheese always, crusty bread, anything authentic Mexican,
sour things, bitter cocktails, citrus flavors.
The six things I could never do without
Think outside the box. Sometimes the little things can say a lot.
cheese, a kitchen, underpants, hugs, things to look forward to, a
I spend a lot of time thinking about
Global warming, lunch, or your next vacation… it’s all fair game.
What if what I see as yellow, someone else sees as green, and so on
round the spectrum - but they call my green yellow and my yellow
orange just because that's what they've identified as that color?
and there's NO WAY TO KNOW EVER.
On a typical Friday night I am
Netflix and takeout, or getting your party on — how do you let loose?
rolling with the punches! Friday nights are awesome. I generally
don't plan anything but will usually either go out with work
friends downtown, head out of town for the weekend, or go home to
bake for the weekend's wedding.
The most private thing I’m willing to admit
I’m an empty essay… fill me out!
I have no idea what anyone can say here that truly gives enough of
an impression without being a novel. The whole premise of finding
one's husband from an app is so bizarre, but no one in this town
will talk to you in a bar anymore, and I don't meet guys baking for
weddings, unsurprisingly. I'm a good sport, hit me with your best
Also, I lost a knife fight one time. Only the one time though.
You should message me if
Offer a few tips to help matches win you over.
riding your bike 10 miles down the burke gilman with a few friends
to a brewery where you have a couple of beers and a burger, then
meandering back and spending the evening with said friends playing
card games and inventing cocktails sounds like a good time.
I do love messages, but be forewarned: if you're not both confident
and social, we aren't going to work.
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