I grew up in a small town in Iowa called Lost Nation (look it up,
it really does exist) surrounded by my family and cornfields. I
moved to St. Louis for college and have lived in and out of the
city ever since. I’ve been fortunate enough to have seen and done
many fun things, and meet many wonderful people in my lifetime. I
like doing almost EVERYTHING. Some of my interests are as follows:
traveling, crazy sunglasses, volleyball, ultimate Frisbee,
swimming, running, reading, listening to music, drinking beer,
being outdoors, SCUBA diving, lame jokes, hanging out with friends,
and just talking in general. I am happy with my life and have great
friends and family. I craft, which I know is pretty nerdy but I
love using my hands and creativity. And glue, lots of glue. I am
intelligent, goofy, quirky and witty and like a person who will
What I’m doing with my life
I am currently working in the sauce industry, playing sports, and
figuring out how to get the most out of each day.
I’m really good at
Making to do lists. Not making decisions. Sarcasm. Talking things
The first things people usually notice about me
My smile. I love smiling, smiling’s my favorite.
Favorite books, movies, shows, music, and food
Books: To Kill a Mocking Bird, The Book Thief, The Amazing
Adventures of Kavalier & Clay, Vonnegut, Palahniuk, Irving-
anything interesting and easy to read. Also any series- I love
getting to the end of a book and knowing it’s not really the end. A
Song of Ice and Fire, The Hunger Games.
Movies: The Shawshank Redemption, The Goonies, Major League (not
because it’s a good movie but makes me think of my childhood and my
brother.) I like action, comedy and yes romance (I’m a
Shows: Arrested Development, Veronica Mars, Modern Family,
Music: Black Keys, Cake, Pearl Jam, Girl Talk, Beck, Ben Harper,
Modest Mouse, Weezer Anything fun that I can dance ridiculously to
and/or sing loudly in a car.
Food: Pretty much anything and everything that doesn’t have
cilantro in it. I love food.
The six things I could never do without
Sunshine, Chapstick, Friends, Family, my hands,
paper-and-writing-utensil (they count as one if you hyphenate).
I spend a lot of time thinking about
Where my life is heading and where my next adventure will be.
On a typical Friday night I am
You should message me if
You are looking for an intelligent, witty person who likes to smile
and have fun. And if you are not a creep- because I have no time
for that nonsense.