I love spending time with friends and family, road trips, making breakfast for dinner, sewing and embroidering, and eating copious amounts of Indian food. My husband, Tom, & I enjoy nights of playing board games together. My favorite board game is Apples to Apples. We have fun lounging with our five cats (Hyacinth, Wally, Hazel, Chaz, and Evinrude) and one dog - a Lab/Corgi mix named Basher. We have two daughters - Maiya (4/09) and Jenevieve (2/11).
I am a full-time student in my BS of Maternal Child Health. I am sitting for my IBCLC (Lactation Consultant) certification in 2013, and in the meantime I pay the bills by teaching Lamaze childbirth education and working as a birth doula. My career passion is making sure women know their options in birth and breastfeeding!
My big vice is drinking Dr Pepper. I am a huge believer in doing the right thing just because it is the right thing. It is my goal to live simply and without clutter. I love my tiny rasied-bed garden. I want chickens in my backyard. I
Love modern indie, ska, anti-folk, 80s type synthrock, garage 60s rock. Examples? Beaulah, Gotye, Bon Iver, Mumford & Sons, The Orion Experience, Kimya Dawson, The Hives, The Get Up Kids, The Planet Smashers, Reel Big Fish, The New Amsterdams, Nada Surf, Modest Mouse, Daft Punk, Regina Spektor, Metric, Ladyhawke.
Persuasion, A Town Called Panic, Scott Pilgrim vs. the World, Changing Times, Que Dia El Amen, Amelie, Lost in Translation, Down With Love, Stay, Jane Eyre, Dr. Strangelove, Life Aquatic, The Royal Tenenbaums, Penelope, Little Miss Sunshine, Breakfast at Tiffany's, Sabrina, Cashback, Brick, Shaun of the Dead, Jeux D'Enfants, GroÃŸe MÃ¤dchen weinen nicht.
Firefly, Warehouse 13, Parks & Recreation, Monty Python's Flying Circus, Mystery Science Theatre 3000, Doctor Who, Smash, Downton Abbey, Lark Rise to Candleford.