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Overview

  • 16 references 10 Confirmed & Positive
  • Fluent in English; learning Spanish
  • 31, Female
  • Member since 2011
  • No occupation listed
  • BA in Psychology, MSc Sport Psychology
  • No hometown listed
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About Me

CURRENT MISSION

To ground spontaneity.

PHILOSOPHY

Seek first to understand, then to be understood.

Respecting life without taking it too seriously.

"Conforming a goal to the individual, not conforming the individual to a goal"

Why I’m on Couchsurfing

HOW I PARTICIPATE IN COUCHSURFING

I surf when traveling, and I pick up hitchhikers! Offering a ride vs. a couch isn't all that different, eh?

COUCHSURFING EXPERIENCE

A number of memorable experiences and friends made during travel [See references!]

Interests

Being outside, yoga, playing sports, trying new foods & cultures & activities, cooking, wandering/exploring to find gems, taking pictures, etc. etc. being under water, being in & around the ocean..amateur uke / guitar / snowboarder / surfer

  • books
  • cooking
  • beer
  • yoga
  • traveling
  • music
  • guitar
  • hiking
  • camping
  • surfing
  • snowboarding
  • sports
  • languages

Music, Movies, and Books

Zen Mind, Beginner Mind; The Celestine Prophecy; The Alchemist, The Fire Next Time

One Amazing Thing I’ve Done

Lucid dreaming

Teach, Learn, Share

Share:
-A day without looking at a clock
-Attempting an elaborate meal
-Playing music
-Being crafty, weeeeird, energetic..
-Camping
-Ideas & philosophies...
-Languages?
-A good beer...

Teach me: anything you love! I like learning from people's passions or quirks

I can teach you how to play basic chords on the uke, opening the doors to pretty much any song on the radio and beyond.

What I Can Share with Hosts

Adventure, a "home" cooked meal

Countries I’ve Visited

Aruba, Australia, Bermuda, Canada, Cayman Islands, China, Cook Islands, Costa Rica, Denmark, England, France, Haiti, Iceland, India, Ireland, Israel, Jamaica, Mexico, Morocco, New Zealand, Qatar, Scotland, Spain, United Kingdom, United States

Countries I’ve Lived In

New Zealand, United Kingdom, United States

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