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  1. I could eat watermelon every day.
  2. And spring rolls with peanut sauce.
  3. I have my pilot's license.
  4. The redwoods have my heart.
  5. But the ocean calls my name the loudest.
  6. I was a photographer in the Air National Guard for 6 years.
  7. I don't wear socks to bed.
  8. I have one tattoo, a small butterfly on my ankle.
  9. I'm obsessed with snorkling.
  10. I adore Jesus. But I'm not your typical "Christian".
  11. I love reading. But rarely fiction.
  12. And mostly on Audible.
  13. Matt told his friends he was going to marry me 30 minutes after meeting me.
  14. I adore flags of all kinds. Especially prayer flags.
  15. I love birds. Feeding birds. Watching birds. Analyzing birds.
  16. I played basketball, softball, tennis, and ran track in high school.
  17. I was also a cheerleader.
  18. I love wine. Drinking it with friends on a patio...even better.
  19. If you hug me, you will smell patchouli.
  20. I've been to HoopCamp in Santa Cruz, CA.
  21. Yes, like summer camp for hula hoopers.
  22. I grew up in Iowa.
  23. I have a degree in graphic design & photography.
  24. Before I decided on that, it was commercial aviation, and then elementary ed.
  25. If you handed me a $100 bill, I would take you out for sushi.
  26. I don't like arbitrary rules.
  27. Confession: I like paper towels.
  28. I love the movie Top Gun.
  29. My dad was a Top Gun pilot.
  30. Yes, he is awesome.
  31. Speaking of parents, my mom used to hand sew all of our Halloween outfits.
  32. For 5 kids. She is awesome too.
  33. I like to say the word sh*t sometimes. Try it, it's fun.
  34. And maybe some other colorful words when appropriate.
  35. Breakfast on Saturday is eggs, pancakes, and bacon. Made by my Matty.
  36. I was a vegetarian for 7 years. I blogged about it here. 
  37. I feel most like myself barefoot on the beach.
  38. I was an expert marksman in the military.
  39. Favorite movie series: The Bourne Identity
  40. When I want to laugh, I watch James Corden's car karaoke.
  41. My earliest memory is telling my mom I did NOT want a brother.
  42. Matt and I met when he was studying to be a youth pastor.
  43. I have given birth to all three of my girls at home in a blow up tub.
  44. We traveled the entire country in an RV that ran on straight veggie oil.
  45. South Africa has a piece of my heart.
  46. We have owned 11 campers/motorhomes/trailers in the past 10 years.
  47. I love yoga. Buti is my soul workout.
  48. Essential oils make me crazy happy.
  49. I like to wear bracelets. LOTS of them at one time.
  50. I have A LOT of plants. Succulents & cacti are my fave.