Write a little about yourself. Just a paragraph will do.
Lately I've realized the value of a smile....we are all aging, but
a ready smile is a great accessory , I think. It shows an openness
and a sense of fun that we must cherish now more than ever.
Enjoying the outdoors is a big priority to me, how about you
Sure the arts and films are up there,too, but they are stiff
competition for Mother Nature. In addition to fresh air,
I deeply value loyalty, honesty, intellect, and humor....and seek
that in the company I keep. I also value the ability to overlook
chronological age, and enjoy life as if one were eternally
youthful. Age is only a number.
I work hard but in a demanding job that gives me the opportunity to
make a positive impact on young people... I look forward to travel
and adventure during my 12 weeks per year vacation time. Always
looking for ways to expand my knowledge of the world and enjoy
other cultures, and over the years have hosted many international
I'm close with my family-my sister and mother are also strong,
independent women whom I love and admire. Oh yea! I have a bright
21-year old son who will graduate ASU and is going on to graduate
Are you a smart,thoughtful,witty,active, and accomplished man who
enjoys travel, nature, culture, good cooking-mine,yours or a
restaurant's- coupled with good wine..? One more thing -do you take
pride in your appearance? You do not have to be perfect, because I
know I'm not.
What I’m doing with my life
Don’t overthink this one; tell us what you’re doing day-to-day.
Spending about 7 hours a day with teenagers from around the
world-amazing ! Demanding! I am also enrolled in some on-line
classes because that will expand my career options in a few years.
Taking care of my self too.That means being with my friends,
keeping active, going to the gym, fixing up my house . I have 2
dogs that like exercise and the outdoors as much as I do !
I enjoy going to Phoenix and seeing my son , then exploring the big
city. I like it a lot, such a dynamic place to be.
I’m really good at
Go on, brag a little (or a lot). We won’t judge.
Writing and editing. Making the most of life. Being energetic,being
honest,exploring new places, finding the best in people, being
optimistic. Balancing giving of myself with a smattering of
Honorable mention: bargain-hunting,dancing, faux-painting(see
photo!),baking, staying fit and youthful , keeping on a budget
Favorite books, movies, shows, music, and food
Help your potential matches find common interests.
Books:The Agony and the Ecstacy-history
Proof of Heaven-read this book!
Music:Classical ,blues, Broadway musicals,
T V: House Hunters International, PBS documentaries and
concerts,comedy, 60 Minutes, the People's Couch-fun !
Food: Salad and desserts!! Italian and Chinese.
The six things I could never do without
Think outside the box. Sometimes the little things can say a lot.
Friends(quality not quantity)-decaf-chardonnay-
I spend a lot of time thinking about
Global warming, lunch, or your next vacation… it’s all fair game.
Helping my students,
making myself and my loved ones happy,
why am I so blessed ? How can I make the
world a better place ?
On a typical Friday night I am
Netflix and takeout, or getting your party on — how do you let loose?
Getting together with a friend to chat, and very likely
drink wine. Preferably looking at the night sky.
The most private thing I’m willing to admit
I’m an empty essay… fill me out!
Believe it or not-I like opera.
No worries, I do NOT expect to meet anyone who likes opera, too !
You should message me if
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#1:You like my profile
#2 You are a professional or academic type who is fit, intelligent,
funloving, and ok with my lack of enthusiasm for professional and
#3 Foreign and domestic travel appeals to you...and your budget
will allow it occasionally.
#4 You are thoughtful and caring.
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