Write a little about yourself. Just a paragraph will do.
I am a twenty-something getting used to the full-time work life. I
enjoy new and favorite recipes, trails, and places. I watch the
Giants in the winter and international soccer in the summer. I'm
always gazing at the moon and the stars. I like to think I'm
independent, but work best with others.
I find myself on here to meet new people to get to know better. I'm
not one for casual relationships, although good conversation is
I am currently living in Monmouth County where I grew up, but don't
plan to be here for long. Ask me where I may be at the moment :)
What I’m doing with my life
Don’t overthink this one; tell us what you’re doing day-to-day.
currently teaching second grade. My degree is in special education,
as I also work with children with autism and other developmental
disabilities. I absolutely love what I do- I am challenged,
inspired, and laugh everyday :) I can be a bit of a workaholic, who
claims to like balance in her life.
taking graduate courses in my field.
traveling whenever possible, or working to save up money to travel
more. I have big ambitions to see and experience the world. A few
summers ago I spent about a month in Panama volunteering with
endangered sea turtles and adventuring through the rain forest.
Last summer I spent time in Peru sandboarding down the dunes.
enjoying time spent with friends and family, and meeting new people
along the way :)
I’m really good at
Go on, brag a little (or a lot). We won’t judge.
chopping onions without crying
The first things people usually notice about me
I’m an empty essay… fill me out!
my crazy, curly hair. I try to embrace it, and so should you :)
Favorite books, movies, shows, music, and food
Help your potential matches find common interests.
Ask me! My taste is eclectic, and I always love to hear new
One specification: Meat and potatoes people bore me.
Ethnic/cultural cuisine is so much more fun :)
I spend a lot of time thinking about
Global warming, lunch, or your next vacation… it’s all fair game.
-the "little things"
-where to travel to next (which quickly leads to the overwhelming
conclusion of everywhere )
-fun, new lesson plans
-my next move, whether that be physically or within my career
-my current and future pets. I have a goofy Lab/pit mix and an
adorable turtle. If only there was time for more animals...
how it's possible that everyone on OKC loves "sarcasm"
On a typical Friday night I am
Netflix and takeout, or getting your party on — how do you let loose?
-Enjoying a glass of wine at happy hour
-Vegging after a longgg work week
-Out with friends for dinner, drinks, and/or dancing
You should message me if
Offer a few tips to help matches win you over.
-you have some passions/ambitions in life that you'd like to
-you have any travel recommendations
-you want to practice (my terrible) Spanish with me! ...or teach me
a different language. I dread being a mono-lingual American.
-you want to hear my version of "kids say the darnedest
-you're in need of some new conversation :)
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