What is your favorite Weekender feature? News of the Weird
Who do you admire? My mama bear. She deals with me at my worst and still celebrates my best.
What would your last meal be? A vat of my uncle-in-law’s chili with a growler of Guinness to wash it down. And my mom’s raspberry lemon cake for dessert.
What accomplishment to date are you most proud of? Receiving my master’s degree.
What is your life motto? “I’ll only go if I can bring my dog.”
What three things can you not live without? Caffeine, my pets, oxygen
What would your theme song be? Madball: “Pride (Times are Changing)”
What do you do for fun? Puzzles, junk hunt, volleyball, adventure with my pup
If money were no object, what would your ideal job be and why? Stay-at-home dog mom. I think that one explains itself.
What is your favorite quote? “The world is still a weird place, despite my efforts to make clear and perfect sense of it.” — Hunter S. Thompson
What is your favorite part about living in NEPA? Homemade pierogis
What animal best represents you and why? A cat, because I’m not very photogenic and I’m a pretty big fan of tuna and napping in the sun.
Where do you see yourself in 10 years? Same place, more animals
If you could master one skill you don’t have right now what would it be? Beatboxing
How would your friends best describe you? Happy-go-lucky seems to be the consensus. However, I did receive two votes for “dime that’s top of the line.”
What motivates you to succeed? Making my mom proud.
What are you most grateful for? My husband, A.J. He’s the perfect amount of sensible to balance out my crazy.