What I’m doing with my life
Working. Cooking and baking. Shopping. Going out with friends.
Drinking good wine. Trying interesting beers (banana bread
anyone?). Snuggling in the cloud (my pillow covered bed).
I’m really good at
Italian, being a good friend, writing letters (who doesn't love
some good snail mail? and I still believe in handwritten thank you
notes), making truffles and chocolate covered strawberries, baking,
The first things people usually notice about me
Curly hair? Hazel eyes? However, people have told me in the past
that I always look "put together."
Favorite books, movies, shows, music, and food
Books/Magazines: Anything by Italo Calvino. Conversations in Sicily. Historical fiction. I love Harry Potter. Billy Collin's poetry. Montale. Leopardi. Roald Dahl. The New Yorker. Deborah Harkness. The Hunger Games.
Movies/TV: Pitch Perfect. The Hangover. Inception. Pretty Woman. Something's Gotta Give. Dirty Dancing. Superbad. Juno. Wall-E. Steel Magnolias. Notting Hill. Big. The Devil Wears Prada. The Princess Bride. Shawshank Redemption. Castle. Law and Order SVU. Chopped. Sex and the City. Real Time with Bill Maher. Standup of Eddie Izzard, George Carlin, Robin Williams and of course Bill Maher. Bob's Burgers. Firefly. Bravest Warriors on YouTube, can never have enough Catbug.
Music: Imagine Dragons. Death Cab for Cutie. Muse. Jack Johnson. Zero Assoluto. DMB. Aerosmith. Counting Crows. Ingrid Michaelson. Journey. The Killers. Maroon 5. Lifehouse. Rent. Snow Patrol. John Mayer. U2. 3 Doors Down.
Food: Bacon. Potatoes, any way, shape or form. Cheese. The holy trinity of those in any sort of combination. Italian of course. Indian. Dessert. Breakfast foods.
The six things I could never do without
family, friends, technological gadgets from Apple, sex, bacon, a decent kitchen to cook and bake in
I spend a lot of time thinking about
My increasing intolerance for humanity in general (a sudden
increase in people who don't wait for you to get off
elevators/Subway before they get on has me wanting to send copies
of Emily Post out globally. Social niceties count. Maybe it's the
debutante in me.) My ever growing reading list. Going back to
On a typical Friday night I am
out to dinner/at a bar with friends, reading a good book or
watching a movie on the couch. I'm happy going out or staying in. I
prefer getting together with a few close friends.
The most private thing I’m willing to admit
As everyone else seems to say, isn't being on an internet dating site enough?
My toenails are ALWAYS painted.
You should message me if
you're honest, funny, intelligent and like lots of curves (ie, you think the adage big girls do it better is true)...
you have a passport (Okay mine's expired, but a desire to travel) and a library card (a kindle or bn membership works)...
if you're looking for an Italian conversation partner...