Happily married to my high school sweetheart. We have a 6 year old, a 3 year old, and surprise baby number 3 on the way.
Playful Parenting by Lawrence Cohen. I am always looking for good resources for parents, and enjoy the benefits of learning more as a mom myself, too!
Age 12 – I wrote an essay on becoming a space medicine doctor, and won a scholarship to Space Camp in Alabama which was big time for a small town girl who had only been to one other state in her life.
Bank teller – though I had truly been working for years in my family’s preschool/daycare center before that.
Probably a veterinarian – I am a softy when it comes to animals
I grew up in Philomath, Oregon, a small town outside of Corvallis best known for it’s Paul’s Place burgers as you pass through on the way to the coast. Delicious!
My mom. She is the strongest, yet most gentle person I know. She taught me the meaning of perseverance. She has believed in me always, and has helped me become who I am today.