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Overview

  • 3 References 1 Confirmed & Positive
  • Fluent in English; learning Chinese, French
  • 27, Female
  • Member since 2010
  • student, but i occupy my time with cooking more than i ac...
  • Currently a student at the University of California, but ...
  • From San Francisco
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About Me

CURRENT MISSION

trying to find the most tasty mind blowing food possible.

ABOUT ME

To start off, I am currently a third year student in my college in California. I was born and raised in San Francisco and no matter where I go, I believe my heart will always be there. I am currently pursuing a career in dentistry but I am getting a degree in International Relations in my college. I can tell you all about it if we have the pleasure of meeting each other.

I also REALLY REALLY REALLY love to cook. I don't mind cooking at all and would even love to cook some of the food i grew up with (Chinese and Vietnamese) for you if i can get my hands on the right ingredients. I promise i won't make a mess in your kitchen and i will leave everything as neat as it was :)

Some adjectives that i would use to describe myself:
funny, open minded, female, chinese, american, smiley(is that a word?), enthusiastic.

All in all, I believe I am a very enjoyable person and that I get along with anybody who is willing to get to know me. I love exchanging stories and sharing experiences. I find new cultures and friends fascinating and believe that couch surfing would open up limitless possibilities for me to do so.

PHILOSOPHY

I believe that if you have a good personality and show others that you are friendly, then they will reciprocate those things. In other words, be nice to others and they will be nice to you. Be a b$%#@ to others and you can expect the same back.

Why I’m on Couchsurfing

HOW I PARTICIPATE IN COUCHSURFING

I can't offer a couch but i can definitely offer my company. I can meet up for coffee and show you around Lyon, France while I am here. Once i graduate from college and have my own apartment, hopefully i will be able to return the favor.

COUCHSURFING EXPERIENCE

none, but I have stayed at many distant relatives homes. Kind of like couch surfing since i didn't really know them.

I know that you might be reluctant to let me couch surf with you since i am new at this, but i promise i am not a pain in the butt and am very good company! I can show you some of the recipes i grew up with, tell you about my life back in California, and practice speaking french or english with you. I will return the favor if and when i have a place to stay and if you would like to ever visit my city.

Interests

food, cooking, fiction books, all types of music, traveling, collecting postcards, making new friends.

If we can find a karaoke place, I will show you just how bad i am at singing, but how much i love to sing nontheless. If not, we can have a jam session at your place or mine :)

  • books
  • singing
  • dining
  • cooking
  • recipes
  • coffee
  • traveling
  • music
  • karaoke
  • surfing
  • chemistry
  • international relations
  • science

Music, Movies, and Books

The Good Earth, Harry Potter series, Eragon Trilogy, Grapes of Wrath, Ella Enchanted, B.F.G, Charlie and the Chocolate factory(old one), Indiana Jones, Ninja Turtles, X-men, Mortal Kombat, The Simpsons.

One Amazing Thing I’ve Done

This is going to sound super nerdy, but the most amazing thing i have ever done is get an A in organic chemistry at my university. Organic chemistry is notorious for being the reason why so many people hate science, and it was extremely hard for me too. But i studied my butt off and it is truly amazing to me what i could do once i set my mind to it.

Teach, Learn, Share

Always always always offer to help. No matter what it is. And don't just wait until the person is almost finished with what they are doing. Offer right away or even try to do it before they do. It is much appreciated and lets them know that you are considerate.

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