Write a little about yourself. Just a paragraph will do.
Ever try to cook something just for the sake of giving it a shot?
Think marshmallows, tortillas or peanut brittle (but not at the
I'm originally from Southern California and lived in Chicago for
three years prior to moving to San Francisco. I think my first
winter in Chicago was really something different and exciting. By
the arrival of the third winter it wasn't very interesting at all -
it was just cold! Otherwise an awesome city.
I've been in San Francisco for several years now and have been
enjoying the variety of activities that living in the Bay Area has
to offer - hiking, biking, restaurants, the occasional
half-marathon. It's a fun place to live (and very different than
SoCal). I recently went curling. It was fun but I don't think I'll
be getting an invitation to the Olympic trials any time soon.
I generally maintain a healthy lifestyle and I'm a familiar face
for the morning crowd at the gym. But I do have a weakness for ice
I'm always up for an adventure (which is how I discovered Chicago).
This might mean a hike, getting on the bike or heading somewhere
Most recently I've been doing some volunteering making pies
I’m really good at
Go on, brag a little (or a lot). We won’t judge.
- I'm no expert but I'm working on it.
Cracking an egg with one hand?
The first things people usually notice about me
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I've been told that I put people at ease very quickly.
Favorite books, movies, shows, music, and food
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I recently read "The Power of One." - a great story about a boy
growing up in South Africa during World War II. I think it was also
I grew up listening to 50's and 60's with my dad. More recently,
The Avett Brothers, Jaymay, Ingrid Michaelson, The Killers and
Frank Turner(?!) seem to show up on my most frequented Pandora
station. And who doesn't love the 80's?
The six things I could never do without
Think outside the box. Sometimes the little things can say a lot.
People's quirks, running shoes, my niece and nephew (you don't earn
favorite uncle status overnight), Mexican food!
I spend a lot of time thinking about
Global warming, lunch, or your next vacation… it’s all fair game.
How more people should get reacquainted with Hall and Oates.
Why some jalapenos are so mild and some seem to set my mouth on
On a typical Friday night I am
Netflix and takeout, or getting your party on — how do you let loose?
I'm not sure there is a typical Friday night. But it could be the
usual suspects - dinner out, relax at home, gearing up for a big
The most private thing I’m willing to admit
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I once asked Ric Ocasek (The Cars) if he was in a band. You're
thinking "Who's Ric Ocasek?" - Exactly!
You should message me if
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...you are intelligent, down-to-earth and like to laugh.
...you enjoy being active and outside.
...you are someone who enjoys an engaging conversation and someone
who doesn't shy away from new challenges.
...you are someone I would be happy to be stuck in traffic
...You can tell me what I can do with these black walnuts I've
acquired - they might be the foulest thing I've tasted.
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