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  • 55 References 40 Confirmed & Positive
  • Fluent in English, French
  • 41, Other
  • Member since 2007
  • eBay / jr. high English teacher (stay at home dad)
  • Every day all the time
  • From East Bay, CA, USA / Gironde, France
  • Profile 65% complete

About Me




Enjoying every adventure...


Stay open to new ideas, emotions, ways of life...

we are products of our environment, so expand your environment!

Why I’m on Couchsurfing


We hosted quite a bit for the four years we were in Bordeaux and now that our baby is getting bigger, we might be ready to host some more!


Home cooking, board games, cinema, old books, hiking,...

Music, Movies, and Books

Fitzgerald, Huxley's non-fiction, Fowles, Zinn, Faludy, Camus, Dostovesky, Tom Robbins... Dylan, White Stripes, Nick Drake, Django Reinhardt, Beatles, Spoon, Eels, Richard Hawley, Atmosphere, Belle & Sebastian, Tool, Big Bill Broonzy, Pink Floyd, Mingus, Stereolab, Pavement, Godspeed You! Black Emperor, Do Make Say Think, gamelan... Kubrick, Tarantino, Woody Allen, ...and can I add podcasts? pretty much anything from the BBC or NPR (On Point, Book reviews, Friday night comedy, and news updates)

One Amazing Thing I’ve Done

swimming across lake Balaton in Hungary (5.2km!)

Teach, Learn, Share

I would like to learn T'ai chi... I can teach you how to make miso soup.

Countries I’ve Visited

Bahamas, Bulgaria, Burkina Faso, Canada, China, Costa Rica, Czech Republic, Denmark, Germany, Ghana, Greece, Guatemala, Ireland, Kenya, Mexico, Nigeria, Puerto Rico, Romania, Scotland, Senegal, Slovakia, South Africa, South Korea, Thailand, United Arab Emirates, United Kingdom, Viet Nam

Countries I’ve Lived In

France, Hungary, Ireland, Spain, United States

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