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Industry Non-Profit
Occupation mother
Location United States
Introduction mummee to g-15, cece=13, s-11 and j-9; wife to Mr. B; sister to many. a wayward daughter, a sister, sometimes a best friend, and a survivor of abuse. i enjoy serving others, reading, snuggling, road trips, and writing my families antics. i have been inspired by many and maybe in a small way i can bring hope and laughter to others.
Interests kids, art history, childrens literature, David Letterman, Mr. Rogers, The smell of Glue, Mustangs, raggettyann and andy, the colors green and yellow, poetry, criminal law, dancing, photography, dating my husband, monopoly, reading, cream cheese wontons, Australia, football, art...drawing, painting, education, politics, Girl Scout Cookies, "smilings my favorite", Capoeira, Camping, Peanut MnM's, baseball, elections, Survivor, CSI, Grey's Anatomy, Country Music, Shade trees, America, Peace, Sunsets, astronomy, Canadians, fishing, playing games for hours, love, family, Road Trips, St. Patricks Day, the Zoo, Moab, the smell of a good cigar, bacon, crushed ice, daisys, teddy bear picnics, waterskiing, community, water rights, indians, foreign travel, The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints, Fish Lake, flowers
Favorite Movies Mary Poppins, August Rush, Elf, Sisterhood of the Traveling Pants, Meet Joe Black, School of Rock, Survivor, Practical Magic, Evan Almighty, RV, Dan in Real Life, Dangerous Beauty, Man of La Mancha, Drew Barrymore, Sandra Bullock, Reese Witherspoon, National Treasure, definitely maybe, Divinci Code, Just Like Heaven, Mamma Mia, Sense and Sensibility, Grease, Fiddler on the Roof, My Fair Lady, Office Space, Alice in Wonderland, The Prince of Egypt, Emperors New Groove, Pete's Dragon, Sweet Home Alabama, The Jazz Singer, kung fu panda
Favorite Music Neil Diamond, Right Amount, Ziggy Marley, Jon Bon Jovi, Prince, Bright Eyes, Lindsay Lohan, Paul Thorn, Pink, Dixie Chicks, Nirvana, Van Halen, loggins and messina, Augustana, Jack Johnson, Lawrence Welk, Steve Miller Band, Blondie, Jewel, Maroon 5, Bob Dylan, Evanescence, Sheryl Crow, Savage Garden, ABBA, Oak Ridge Boys, Delerium, Eric Clapton, Heart, Johnny Mathis, Jimmy Buffett, Boston, Green Day, Ashlee Simpson, Loggins and Messina, Anna Nalick, Eric Clapton, Fergie, Snow Patrol, Christina Aguilera, Snow Patrol, Blue October, Tom Petty, All-American Rejects, Simple Plan, James Blunt, John Barry, Coldplay, Jerry Garcia, U2, Depeche Mode, The Eagles, Red Hot Chili Peppers, John Denver, Areosmith, Bread, Creedence Clearwater Revival, Helen Reddy, Gwen Stefani, Madonna, Avril Lavigne, the Eagles, Tom Petty, Barbara Streisand
Favorite Books Supersonic Saints, The Best Christmas Pageant Ever, Utopia, Three Little Pigs, The Dictionary, 1985, The tao of Pooh, The Incredibles-Never Wear a Cape! And Other Tips for Supers, Madonna-Mr. Peabody's Apples, Jane Eyre, The Odyssey, Sisterhood of the Traveling Pants, The Last Lecture, This Nation Shall Endure, Curious George, Iliad, Who Moved My Cheese?, Way to Be!, Where the Wild Things Are, Winnie the Pooh, The Little House, Cloudy With a Chance of Meatballs, Hermie the Common Caterpillar, The Book of Mormon, I'll Be With You Always, 1812, The Parent's Tao Te Ching, The Four Agreements, Something Queer is Going On, The Witches, The Last of the Mohicans, Before you Leap - Kermet the Frog, The Honest Courtesan, All Mom's Go to Heaven, What To Say When You Talk to YourSelf, Life's Journeys According to Mister Rogers, The House of the Seven Gables, the Freedom Writers Diary, Walden, Even the Stars Look Lonesome, Maya Angelou, Power of Now, Constructing a Life's Philosophy

Your pajamas have duckies on them. Why did you switch from choo-choos?

for all the tears i cry some days ducks enjoy the water