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