Write a little about yourself. Just a paragraph will do.
I like wondering, wandering, dancing, reading, drinking, walking,
exploring, showering, laughing, building community, working at my
mostly great job, being nice. I recently read a profile where
someone hated on people that noted they like laughing in profiles;
I really appreciate people that prioritize laughing enough they
state it as one of their favorite things to do, even if it seems
What I’m doing with my life
Don’t overthink this one; tell us what you’re doing day-to-day.
Loving and exploring San Francisco, my beloved home of over a year
now. I'm a Wisconsin native that has lived in rural Georgia and a
couple countries in Africa, and think I'm sold on Northern
California. I travel domestically a lot for work fun.
I’m really good at
Go on, brag a little (or a lot). We won’t judge.
Taking photos. Hugs with people I know love them. Hanging out in
the great outdoors. Building playgrounds. Enjoying good food and
The first things people usually notice about me
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Pretty blue eyes. I am not short.
Favorite books, movies, shows, music, and food
Help your potential matches find common interests.
Books: "Little Bee" is one of the most beautiful books I've read.
Recent favorites are "Cool Grey City of Love" and "A Path
Music: Matt Nathanson, Antje Duvekot, other
Shows: "Scandal," "Top Chef," "Parenthood, "How I Met Your Mother,"
"The Office," HGTV schtuff.
Food: Sushi, Bhurmese, pizza, salad, Russian dumplings...nom.
The six things I could never do without
Think outside the box. Sometimes the little things can say a lot.
I lived two years without running water or electricity at my house
(Peace Corps, not because I didn't pay the bills...), so I am
pretty clear on the basics - food, water, human support. But things
I have learned I especially prefer living with include: hot
showers, hangars, cold drinks, day-to-day friends, Internet fast
enough to do/watch silly things, and my mom/sister. I am debating
which of these to remove so I can add blankets. Shit, I love
I spend a lot of time thinking about
Global warming, lunch, or your next vacation… it’s all fair game.
How much I love living in San Francisco, where to explore next, how
to build community and make communities more playful, "would you
rather...", strange and wonderful marketing schemes, writing, the
universe, the challenges of development and global community,
On a typical Friday night I am
Netflix and takeout, or getting your party on — how do you let loose?
My last few Friday nights have included going to the movies,
checking out a brewery in Alabama, listening to live music in The
Mission, and delightfully discovering a great non-hipster SF bar.
You should message me if
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You are funny, kind, like to laugh over tasty brunch or drinks,
have decent grammar and spelling, like the outdoors (kayaking,
anyone?), and enjoy an adventure as well as a night curled up
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