DC transplant and a California girl at heart. Grew up in the Bay
Area and miss it dearly. Learning to appreciate DC. I'm chatty,
consider myself humble and positive (but not Leslie Knope level of
positive), and passionate about making a dent of good in the world.
What I’m doing with my life
Working at the State Department (might as well get this bit of
information out of the way).
Favorite books, movies, shows, music, and food
TV: Parks and Recreation, New Girl, The Mindy Project, Breaking
Bad, The Good Wife, Veep, Orange is the New Black. Friday Night
Lights, West Wing, Arrested Development, The Office, Peep Show, 30
Rock, 90s broadcasting like Boy Meets World, Rugrats, Hey
Movies: Before Sunrise/Sunset, The Batman Trilogy, Run Fatboy Run,
She's The Man, Up, Despicable Me (for the minions), In The Loop,
Romantics Anonymous, Her, Searching for Sugarman, Little Miss
Favorite Food: I love cooking, but if I do go out I'm always down
for sushi, Ethiopian, Thai, or Indian/Pakistani food.
The six things I could never do without
Ira Glass' (from This American Life) voice
I spend a lot of time thinking about
How can anyone live up to the Jay Z and Beyonce standard of love?
On a typical Friday night I am
Trying out a new recipe, hosting a game night (Fishbowl is the
best, but I welcome new suggestions), or grabbing drinks with
The most private thing I’m willing to admit
A part of me will always be waiting for my letter from Hogwarts.
You should message me if
You can appreciate the beauty that is Amy Poehler, Rashida Jones,
and Jennifer Lawrence. You were once inspired by The Mighty Ducks
movies. You enjoy going to concerts in DC. I'm a big fan of the