Write a little about yourself. Just a paragraph will do.
I recently moved back up to the DC area after four great years in
Austin. It was hard leaving an amazing group of friends, but I
really wanted to be closer to family again. I got lucky in that a
position was open in one of my firm's local offices that also
presented the step up I was seeking professionally, so here I
As far as dating goes, I'm not so much interested in sitting
through a pressure-packed first date where we evaluate each other's
odds of being "the one." I'd rather something a little more organic
than forced, preferably hanging out with someone awesome, doing
some exploring around DC, and letting things develop as they
I'm a pretty grounded, well-rounded guy and would like to think I
have my act together. I'm responsible and serious when necessary,
but otherwise prefer joking around, dry humor, and a decent dose of
sarcasm. So pretty much I'm going to make fun of you sometimes and
you should be okay with that because I'm expecting you to
(figuratively) bust my balls on occasion as well.
The ideal girl in my book has a humble confidence, knows what she
wants in a guy, appreciates the little things, communicates well,
enjoys staying active with the guy she's dating, has a great sense
of humor, loves dogs, and is unabashedly honest and genuine. A love
of travel would go a long way - both big trips and road trips - as
would her being a sports lover. Bonus points if she's willing to
wake up early on the weekend, throw on a Liverpool jersey that's
too big for her, and fall back asleep while she "watches soccer
If it sounds like we're on the same page, say hey!
What I’m doing with my life
Don’t overthink this one; tell us what you’re doing day-to-day.
Drawing pretty pictures and knowing all my shapes as an architect.
It's actually a really complicated job, but there's nothing in the
world like walking through a building that used to only exist as an
idea in your head. In other news, I'm a nerd.
A video about my current project:
The Lab School
Typically I'd also say that I play a ton of soccer, but I have to
get some torn cartilage repaired before I can play again. So until
I get that fixed, I enjoy golfing, my dog Brooks, and am debating
going for my private pilot's license.
I’m really good at
Go on, brag a little (or a lot). We won’t judge.
■ Figuring Things Out
■ Applying Sunscreen
■ Planning + Making Lists
Favorite books, movies, shows, music, and food
Help your potential matches find common interests.
I mostly read non-fiction, but I like anything by Dan Brown.
The Shawshank Redemption
The six things I could never do without
Think outside the box. Sometimes the little things can say a lot.
■ my dog
■ goals to chase, big and small
I spend a lot of time thinking about
Global warming, lunch, or your next vacation… it’s all fair game.
On a typical Friday night I am
Netflix and takeout, or getting your party on — how do you let loose?
Hanging out with friends at someone's place, occasionally out, or
maybe just relaxing if it was a particularly exhausting week at
You should message me if
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■ You're baggage-free.
■ Your eyebrows don't connect.
■ There's more to your profile than cleavage.
■ You don't take anything (including yourself) too seriously.
■ You know about your/you're, there/their/they're, and to/too.
Who are you looking for?
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