Enjoys any book on Abraham Lincoln. Has been on medical trips to North Korea and the West Bank- hopes to return one day. Will book a flight with Virgin Galactic in the future. On any night, will take a scoop of Vanilla Swiss Almond, the travel channel, and a couch.
Favorite childhood memory: fishing & camping with family. River rafted the Nile, then bungee jumped into it. Speaks some Swahili. Road tripped the states for a month. Experiments with wood and leather. Wishes she were cool enough to be a DJ. Any morning- cereal, any night- concerts, on heads- dreads, on paper- impossible crosswords.
Likes surfing at “Churches” in San Clemente. Eats at Pizzeria Mozza often. Works out at 1,000 Steps in Laguna. Goes on a date with his wife every Thursday night. Loves hanging out with his 5 kids. Likes going on man dates. Enjoys road trips, traveling, cycling, and picnics.
Loves glitter. Deathly afraid of heights. Went to Japan in 2011 to help with the clean-up efforts after the tsunami. Was sent back at birth by mother because she looked nothing like her. Secretly aspires to become a professional hip-hop dancer. All about that gangster rap. Wishes she were Beyonce. Can’t go a day without Pinkberry.
Could ollie 5 decks by age 14. Favorite place to hike: the Zion. Enjoys doodling. Would really like to fly, watch the sunset underwater, and surf in Nova Scotia without being cold. Once raise a guide dog for the blind. Finds manatees to be perplexing and amazing. Lost a push-up competition to a girl last year. Thinks the best looking cars are from the 1940s.
Loves his wife Jules. Grew up in New Jersey. Has two cats- Peanut and Woodstock. First skateboard was from the 70s and a hand-me-down from his brother. Same with his first surfboard. Favorite food is popcorn. Favorite thing to drink is Raspberry Malts (aside from coffee and water). Shapes surfboards in his spare time.
Enjoys all types of movies, especially the special effects.Also enjoys all types of music, especially Edith Piaf. Loves colorful summer dresses and ballet flats. Last book read: “The Art of Racing in the Rain” by Garth Stein. Favorite See’s Candies chocolate: Bordeaux. Currently enjoys cooking ratatouille. Likes being outside as much as possible. Has spent summers exploring Europe.
Plays guitar, bass, and drums. Plays in a band. Friends with people he went to kindergarten with. Lost 120 lbs. in the span of a year and a half through lean eating and exercise. Was once chased by a large grey seal while snorkeling in Catalina. Volunteers in the high school group at Beach Cities Church.
Loves the Demolition Derby, and goes to see it every year. Loves Ireland more than the Demolition Derby. Has climbed Mount Whitney, on day hikes, twice. Plays the stand up bass. Enjoys running, and has run a marathon. Has 5 sisters and 1 brother.Loves food at the fair. Hopes to travel America one day. A 2nd grade Sunday school teacher.