1- Last year I went gluten and dairy free because my daughter was diagnosed with Celiac Disease (I feel amazing!)
2- at only 5’1 I play co-ed volleyball 2-3 times a week 3- I’m American, born in Indiana
4-I proposed to my husband and he took my last name
5-I was married in April because I love Cherry Blossoms
6- A good cup of coffee can solve just about anything
7- I’m a children who witness abuse counsellor in my other job
8-I’m a certified car seat technician
9- My mother-in-law lives with us and we get along!!
10- There is often a concert happening in my living room, my daughter and husband will be in a band one day, I just know it!
11- We have a Labradoodle puppy named Luna
12- I am a new age hippie (or that’s what my husband calls me) I like to garden, make tinctures and salves and try and heal most illnesses with homeopathics, herbs or Essential Oils.
13- I’m a beach gal, give me warm sand and an ocean any day.
14-My daughter was born at 42 weeks, induced and born in a hospital (we had planned for a home birth)
15- I collect buttons, all shapes and sizes. For what you ask? I don’t know yet!
16- I love beets, pickled beets, beet salad, roasted beets, beets in smoothies… Any and all ways
17-I breastfed my daughter for 31 months. It got easier, but the first 6 weeks I didn’t know if I would continue at all.
18- I LOVE placentas. Really! Before I process them, I stare at the complexities of the veins. They are referred to as the tree of life and I truly value the placenta as the life line.
19- I had cervical cancer in 2011 and had a hysterectomy in 2012.
20- I have a mad addiction to Grey’s Anatomy… Who’s idea was it to put a dozen seasons on Netflix?!
21- I could spend any sunny afternoon in the back yard with my husband, daughter and dog. Gardening, playing soccer, climbing the apple tree and giggling.
22-My husband is an actor and I spend many, many, many evenings watching improv.
23- I am not afraid to speak up, be an advocate or voice my concern when needed.
24- I want to feed my family as natural and organic as I can, but ice-cream (yes, im dairy free…. mostly) is my weakness.
25- I find peace in mandalas. I love them so much I have a tattoo on one on my shoulder (and 3 other tattoos!)