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Very easy going, love having a good time, can't ever seem to dance enough. I've been a member for eight years and have meet all my best friends through this website.
Currently I can't host due to the fact I started my bicycle tour across the US. Mostly camping, couch surfing and couch crashing along the way. Headed from Cincinnati to Seattle to Cali and back across Texas and possibly up the East Coast. I've lived a great adventure of a life in the French Alps designing for Salomon, a year of school in Spain, NYC, Vegas volunteering with the Nevada Conservation Corps doing desert conservation work while camping and couchsurfing for six months. Many great memories.
I love to smile for "no reason" and laugh out loud at fond memories that pass through my head. Often, you can find me dancing in the discos until the break of dawn. I'm a wanna be surfer following in the footsteps of my radical father, who has also been to Burning Man twice. Most of all, I love to travel and meet new people, invite them to BBQ with friends and family, and then offer a coach for the night if they've drank too much :)
be the change you want to see in the world
stop denying your own beauty
Why I’m on Couchsurfing
HOW I PARTICIPATE IN COUCHSURFING
by offering a coach and a full load of enthusiasm to welcome all
Have only meet the kindest people. Hosting potlucks every week in Cincy for four years
cycling, all styles of dance, good design, chocolate, piano, hiking, rowing, triathlons, sports nutrition, baking deserts, Thai food, volunteering, being crafty, marveling at the ocean, horticulture, learning about things I don't really comprehend
Music, Movies, and Books
Newgrass, salsa, world music, Malian music, Yann Tiersen, all Motown grooves, trance,
Le Fabuleux Destin d'Amelie Poulain, City of God, Almodovar films, Goodbye Lenin
Mechanics of running, biking, swimming; sports nutrition; Dale Carneige; Edward Abbey; Robert Cormier; Transcendentalism
One Amazing Thing I’ve Done
Biked across the States with two hippies and a didgeridoo; Went to TJ, went skinny dipping while my cloths and passport got stolen. Spent Thanksgiving with a pound of Sara Lee honey roasted and Mister Daniels on the streets in Vegas. And currently on second bike tour across the States.
Teach, Learn, Share
-Cooking with spices
-How to make vegetables task amazing
-Playing piano, drums, percussion
-Bicycle mechanics, composite knowledge
-Bike racing tactics/nutrition
-Salsa/ contra/waltz/swing dancing
-Body alignment for a healthy spine
-Stretches for muscle tightness/flexibility
-Real estate investing
Learn: Whatever you're able to share!
What I Can Share with Hosts
Smiles, laughs, and all the above Teach/Share
Countries I’ve Visited
Canada, Dominican Republic, Ireland, Mexico, Netherlands, Swaziland, United Kingdom
Countries I’ve Lived In
France, Spain, United States