The one thing I am passionate about...
Outdoor activities: hiking, biking, running, skiing, photographyViewing and appreciating artistic talent: art and danceService and humanitarian opportunitiesLearning about other culturesTravel: I have been to Europe, Australia, Brazil, Guatemala, Israel, and many states in the US
I typically spend my leisure time
checking in with family, planning or doing activities with friends or family (including travel, biking, hiking, skiing or running), reading, watching good movies, trying a new recipe.
The most influential person in my life has been
A partner. Someone who compliments my personality, helps me be a better person, and is willing to play, work, talk, struggle, and love together.
The first thing people notice about me
That I am kind and have varied interests.
The last book I read and enjoyed
My Sister-in-law wrote a novel. It has not been published and maybe never will. I love that she trusted me to read her story as it granted me access to the cogwheels in her brain and the intensity of her spirit.The story is about love, being odd, small communities, and learning to love who you are, where you came from and what you become.
The three things which I am most thankful for
- Knowledge of a loving, merciful, all knowing God
- A healthy and able mind and body
- Rewarding employment and supportive family
The one thing I wish MORE people would notice about me
I think people are fascinating. I love hearing their story and life perspective.
Friends Describe me as
Caring, Happy, Optimistic, Thoughtful