I've got a really big heart that I'm looking to share with that
special someone. I am warm and considerate. I love to laugh and
smile. I love to entertain and be a good host. It's important to me
that my friends are having a good time. I love to cook for others.
I love good conversation.
I love watching and playing sports, basketball (college and NBA)
season is my favorite time of the year. I like being outdoors and
active. Although, an occasional lazy Sunday at the beach or in the
backyard grilling is nice, too.
What I’m doing with my life
I have a great opportunity to work with and mentor college
students. It's very rewarding and keeps me motivated every day. I
work hard Monday through Friday, so I really look forward to my
I like fresh air and sunlight. I really like hiking and would love
to check out a lot of the great trails nearby.
I also have recently gotten into craft beer. I love sharing good
finds and trying different ones from all over. Sometimes I'll pick
one to try because of the bottle art. I wouldn't say it's a hobby,
but it's certainly fun!
I’m really good at
Driving for extended periods of time. On multiple occasions I've
driven to or from Seattle in two days. I love road trips!
Parking vehicles of all sizes.
Hugs and high-fives! No, really. I give the best hugs, and my
high-fives can be heard a mile away.
Listening. My hearing is exceptional, some have said it's my super
Remembering things about the people in my life. My friends and
family seem to say, "You remember that?!" a lot.
Cooking, Alton Brown is my culinary sensei.
The first things people usually notice about me
I smile a lot. Even though it makes my eyes disappear.
Favorite books, movies, shows, music, and food
Reading: Science journals and other interesting non-fiction
Watching: TED talks, romantic comedies and action, but I'm open to
all types except horror.
Listening: All kinds, Ne-yo, Boys II Men, Ellie Goulding, Zedd,
Kina Grannis, and more.
Eating: Mexican (dollar street tacos from a truck), Chinese (dim
sum), BBQ (Memphis style), plus just about everything else.
The six things I could never do without
My family and friends, I need to have people to care about
My dog, Porkchop
Home cooking, my own or other people's
Positivity, both mine and everyone else's
Lakers basketball, yes, even this season
I spend a lot of time thinking about
How grateful I am for the people in my life.
The direction my life plan is headed.
How to get more fresh air and sunshine.
On a typical Friday night I am
Grabbing food and the occasional beer with friends or Netflix at
The most private thing I’m willing to admit
I tried out to be a Lost Boy in the movie Hook. It didn't work out
because I was 7 and I couldn't climb the rope.
You should message me if
You like hugs and high-fives! And, coffee and conversations sound
like a good time to you. And, you like lazy Sundays.