Pediatric Nurse Practitioner, Retired Professor
An awesome place I've visited:
Portugal was the most beautiful country I have visited. I enjoyed the ocean views, the people, food, and wine as well as learning the language. Just an amazing place and one I hope to get back to in time!
My perfect Sunday:
To sit in my garden with a cup of coffee, a good book, the newspaper, and then mediating and saying my prayers. Staying in my pjs is a plus as well.
The movie I've watched the most times:
The Family Stone-it's a great story about family dynamics, happiness, and tragedy. The scene with the two adult brothers fighting was absolutely hysterical!
My life history in 5 sentences or fewer:
I have had an amazing life and have a fantastic career, two marriages that taught me about myself, three wonderful well loved adult children, many many friends who are very treasured, amazing dogs who have been my companions, births, grandparenting, deaths, and so much love it is truly a blessed life! Oops, this is a runon sentence, do you think I'll get penalized???
My first concert / My dream concert:
Wow! That was a long long time again in high school. Grand Funk Railroad and I was in love!!!! I would love to see Enya in concert or could I travel back in time and hear Mozart and Beethovan.
Obscure knowledge I possess:
Medical trivia-my nickname is Resource Incorporated!
I have a weakness for guys/girls who:
I have a weakness for guys who wear wonderful cologne, who hold open doors and hold out chairs for their date or SO and who bring flowers! Heaven!
For me, a first date no-no is:
Wanting to be intimate too quickly!
What I would bring to show and tell:
Show and tell? I left that back in kindergarten! How about what I would talk about? Of course, I would love to hear about you. I am an open book, eclectic, and enjoyable to be with. Discussing travels, family, and dreams are always a good place to start.
A story you should remind me to tell you on our first date:
My experience fishing in Alaska!
I secretly want to be:
I would love to be a Chef! I love to cook and have toyed with going to culinary school. I want to go to India one day to study yoga and meditation! Namaste
I want to be with someone who wants to be:
Happy, healthy, have fun, travel, enjoys family and friends, who doesn't mine dating a Grandma, is funny, and loves to cook.
An infatuation of mine:
Sailing! I never get to do it anymore!
If I won the lottery and quit my job, I would:
I would travel the world, donate money to Feed America, and then save the rest!
One thing my mother would want you to know about me:
I am truly an artist at heart!
I want to come home to:
To a lovely man who enjoys me as much as I enjoy him! To my dogs barking and to my kitchen where I can cook up a storm!