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An active woman who enjoys reading, arts, yoga, dance, nature,
health, and creativity. I tend to be adventurous, independent, and
passionate about the things I care about.
I'm looking for a real relationship with someone who pursues his
passions in life, and wants a committed relationship.
Ten years in the Bay Area have revealed my granola tendencies, but
I'm still a down to earth New Englander at heart. I appreciate
grounded, salt of the earth folks more than anything.
I work as a psychotherapist at a high school, and also teach yoga
to teens there. I spend my free time Cuban Salsa dancing, reading,
hiking in the hills, escaping to hot springs, and traveling. I've
traveled and lived in South America, and plan to continue seeing
I try to live my life by Buddhist principles; meditation helps a
My background is in Social work and I lean far left politically.
I've recently been inspired by the Black Lives Matter movement, and
am feeling hopeful about positive, grassroots change.
What I’m doing with my life
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Enjoying the rare lazy morning at home. Taking dance and yoga
classes. Studying somatic therapy. Cooking and preparing meals.
I’m really good at
Go on, brag a little (or a lot). We won’t judge.
Seeing the big picture
Being a good friend
Pushing outside my comfort zone
Finding beauty/humanity/humor in difficult situations
Cuban Salsa dancing
The first things people usually notice about me
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I've been described as passionate and adventurous.
Favorite books, movies, shows, music, and food
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Otis Redding, Stevie Wonder, Janelle Monae, Timba, Calle 13, some
Kirtan, Arcade Fire, Silvio Rodriguez, the new D'Angelo album is on
repeat, lately I've been into seeing local Latin Cumbia fusion
bands. I like most types of music.
Anything by Pedro Almodovar, When Harry met Sally, Harold and
Maude, The NeverEnding Story, Funny Face
NPR, This American Life, other random podcasts. Serial!
I don't own a TV, but there is Netflix. The Wire and 30 Rock were
really great. Greys Anatomy is my guilty pleasure- please don't
judge : )
Junot Diaz, Toni Morrison, Jumpha Lahira, engaging non-fiction,
Dave Eggers, and more
The New Yorker
Gardening is fun. I don't have hard and fast rules about eating,
but I try to eat organic and stay away from sugar and processed
I generally avoid crowded bars and clubs, unless it is for dancing.
A lounge or cafe is more my style. Or somewhere outside where the
air is clean.
The six things I could never do without
Think outside the box. Sometimes the little things can say a lot.
"The cure for anything is salt water- sweat, tears or the
I spend a lot of time thinking about
Global warming, lunch, or your next vacation… it’s all fair game.
Ummmm...meeting someone awesome. Planning my meals. Where I will
travel when I have time off this summer.
On a typical Friday night I am
Netflix and takeout, or getting your party on — how do you let loose?
Dancing Cuban Salsa or at a dinner party with friends
Maybe on an epic date with you that involves a sunset hike
You should message me if
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You're kind, smart, reflective, active, reliable and fun. You're a
good conversationalist. You want to explore the world
You want to stop the merry-go-round of online dating and go deeper
with someone. I'm looking for something solid. Holla if you feel
the same, and you think we might be good for each other.
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