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Industry Manufacturing
Occupation Manager Showroom Relations
Location Chicago, Illinois, United States
Introduction I'm a lifelong Democrat and I'm a homebody and a hometown girl. I am happiest when I forget myself and the material world and work in my garden or on some kind of project. My dogs are family and family is very important to me. I am a super hard worker. I like the change of seasons. If you are still reading, I'm impressed.
Interests Restoring our Chicago-style 2-flat, restoration, home renovation, preservation, gardening, my pets, reading, surfing restoration websites, architecture, community involvement and local politics.
Favorite Movies Rear Window, North By Northwest, Citizen Kane, It's a Wonderful Life Being There, Star Wars, Groundhog Day, Raising Arizona
Favorite Music REM, The Eagles, The Beatles, Roy Orbison, Chris Isaak, Ray Charles, Chet Baker, Fleetwood Mac
Favorite Books Devil in the White City, My Dark Places by James Ellroy, The Handmaid's Tale, The Time Travelers Wife, Running with Scissors, Anything by David Sedaris, Zelda, Frost in May, Donald Spotto's Bio of Marilyn Monroe

The first time you had your shoes taken off - how surprised were you to see that you still had toes?

Like I could remember that. These questions are silly.