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  • 6 References 5 Confirmed & Positive
  • Fluent in English
  • 43, Female
  • Member since 2010
  • Chef, Pet/Plant/House Sitter, Yogini, Dancer
  • LIFE, College, Professional Trainings
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About Me


To always immerse and absorb in, contribute to and enhance, and learn from my surroundings.


I'm a busy body. I love moving, dancing, cooking, gardening, hula hooping, swimming, skipping, swinging, yoga, hiking, climbing, biking and so much more. I also love to make art out of just about anything and everything. I work with many healing modalities and I love to share but not to preach. I enjoy the company of children though I don't have any of my own. And I love animals. All kinds.



Why I’m on Couchsurfing

The over-the-counter, cookie cutter experience doesn't interest me - i.e.; hotels, fancy restaurants, and all the touristy things. Don't get me wrong, I love a nice bed, bath, and an excellent meal, but I'm more into quaint places, street foods, and true history per an area rather than that which is spoon fed to me. So that being said, I feel that in meeting locals, we receive a much richer and more true experience regarding what a place has to offer.


Yoga, Dance, NIA, cooking, Essential Oils, Art, POI, hula hooping, climbing (stuff), swimming, Beaches, Gardening, Health and Fitness, Animals, Nature, Sunset and Sunrise, Natural time, Poetry, Burning Man, Festivals, conscious gathering(s), Hot Springs, Laughter, Music, Fire, Authenticity, Honesty, LOVE.

  • animals
  • arts
  • poetry
  • festivals
  • dancing
  • cooking
  • fitness
  • yoga
  • meditation
  • gardening
  • music
  • cycling
  • hiking
  • rock climbing
  • swimming
  • history
  • languages
  • beaches

Music, Movies, and Books

Adam Shaikh, Bjork, Caravan Palace, Cheb i Sabbah, Coco Rosie, EOTO, Lee Burridge, Moby, Nickodemus, Moontribe, World Music, Electronic Music, Minimal Techno, House Music, Stringed Instruments, Piano, Didgeridoo, Hand Drums, Singing, Mantra and Kirtan.

Harold and Maude, Amelie

Jitterbug Perfume, Light on Yoga

Teach, Learn, Share

I can teach/share/offer gardening, Yoga, "gourmet" cooking, essential oils for, health, gardening, and cooking, the NIA technique, 5 stages of Self Healing, Hula Hooping, POI, breathwork, meditation. I'd like to learn languages (German, Spanish, Thai and Hindi), instruments, and different movement practices.

Countries I’ve Visited

Cambodia, Canada, Costa Rica, Iceland, India, Indonesia, Italy, Malaysia, Myanmar, Thailand

Countries I’ve Lived In

United States

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