Write a little about yourself. Just a paragraph will do.
I enjoy exploring new places and being around people with a sense
of humor. I like to be outdoors, hiking, kayaking, & spending
time with friends and family. After having grown up in the midwest
I am grateful to live in the Portland/Vancouver area, but am always
thrilled to travel. I like life simple without chaos and drama.
After 20+ years of marriage it is a shift to rediscover who I am
and the interests I let go of during the marriage. So much to see
and do and learn!
What I’m doing with my life
Don’t overthink this one; tell us what you’re doing day-to-day.
I have a job I enjoy, am taking time to travel and explore, and I
like meeting new and interesting people. Spent part of this summer
walking the Camino in Spain and loved every minute! Always thinking
about the next adventure whether it be a new place in Portland or a
I’m really good at
Go on, brag a little (or a lot). We won’t judge.
Finding the positive, listening, traveling. I love hearing people's
life stories and how they got to where they are. As well as where
they are headed.
The first things people usually notice about me
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Hm...not really sure about that.
Favorite books, movies, shows, music, and food
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I love to read, there are too many favorites to list! I tend to
read a lot of nonfiction. I enjoy going to the movies as well as an
endless supply of movies & shows on Netflix. Favorite series
have been Breaking Bad, Homeland, Arrested Development, Orange is
the New Black...Love The Daily Show & Colbert. I will listen to
almost any type of music, though going to see live music in a small
venue is my favorite. Favorites include Springsteen, Amos Lee, Bon
Iver, Snow Patrol, Mat Kearney, Mumford & Sons, FUN., Tyrone
Wells, NeedToBreathe, Green Day, Jesse Malin, Gaslight Anthem,
Joshua James, The Fray, Dawes, Collective Soul, Train, Ryan Adams,
Passenger, Josh Ritter...
The six things I could never do without
Think outside the box. Sometimes the little things can say a lot.
watching the Green Bay Packers (I am from Wisconsin)
I spend a lot of time thinking about
Global warming, lunch, or your next vacation… it’s all fair game.
What this next chapter will bring.
On a typical Friday night I am
Netflix and takeout, or getting your party on — how do you let loose?
Socializing with friends at a happy hour, going to see a movie,
enjoying live music, or simply reading a good book after a full
week of work.
You should message me if
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You are interested in deep conversations and sharing life stories.
If you have a positive outlook on life and are ready to move on to
a new adventure and see where life takes you. If you love listening
to live music is a big plus!
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