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  • Fluent in English, Spanish; learning Portuguese
  • 30, Female
  • Member since 2009
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  • From Harbor Springs, Michigan, USA
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About Me


To learn every day from the people and places around me


hmm. well, people say that i smile a lot. i like to dream. i don't let others establish limits for me. i love finding creative and resourceful ways to do otherwise impossible things. i strive to do what feels right in the moment. i'm willing to follow my passions wherever they may lead. i try to trust the universe and accept that i am always exactly where i need to be. i redefine the expectations that i have for my life on a daily basis as i learn and discover new things. i occasionally unleash my inner rebel. and you?


where there is passion, you can't go wrong.

Why I’m on Couchsurfing


sharing good times and conversation with fellow couchsurfers.


it has only just begun!


dreaming. exploring new places. THE OUTDOORS. hiking. camping. breathing fresh air. geography. foreign languages. meeting people who are passionate about something. cooking and eating delicious vegetarian food. environmental studies. yoga. running. cruising on my bicycle. volunteering. global education. art. the acoustic guitar. journaling. photography. and a whole list of things that i have yet to discover!

  • arts
  • photography
  • education
  • dining
  • cooking
  • recipes
  • vegetarian
  • yoga
  • running
  • socializing
  • guitar
  • outdoor activities
  • hiking
  • camping
  • teaching
  • environmental studies
  • geography
  • languages
  • volunteering

Music, Movies, and Books

i'll list just a few. BOOKS. the new global student. into the wild. the giver. esperanza rising. the giving tree. the lorax. hmm. i should read more books that aren't children's books haha... MUSIC. anything with the acoustic guitar. onda vaga. silvio rodríguez. josé gonzalez. rusted root. neil young. pink floyd. los fabulosos cadillacs. regina spektor. john lennon. radiohead. ...the list goes on and on. MOVIES. zeitgeist. los diarios de motocicleta. the wedding date. dois filhos de francisco. 500 days of summer. seven pounds. erin brockovich. inception. eat pray love. anything that makes me laugh or think about something in a new way. i also really like documentaries and alternative films.

One Amazing Thing I’ve Done

each and every moment that has brought me to this point in my life.

Teach, Learn, Share

well, i could of course help you with your english...and maybe even your spanish if you're a beginner or intermediate learner. i could also share secret recipes for delicious american baked goods mmm. or teach you how to survive in the wilderness...really.

Countries I’ve Visited

Bahamas, Chile, France, Germany, Italy, Switzerland, Uruguay

Countries I’ve Lived In

Argentina, Canada, United States

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