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* College student in California
* Loves sunshine and clear blue skies
* Has a strong case of wanderlust
* Aspires to become a geologist
* Spends most of her time with her head in the clouds
* Loves meeting new people. Thinks every stranger is a friend she hasn't met.
* Has many passions: Theatre, geology, nature, art, poetry, dance
* Collects random, unusual, and pretty things
* Enjoys mak...

bookmarks:
*Ash* names (If Ever I Decide To Have Kids...)
daily enchant... 1 febbraio 2010
Crystal music (Concerts Attended)
movies (Movies Watched in 2017)
movies (Crystal's Top 25 Movies of 2016)

TV Shows

  • Andy Bernard, "The Office"
  • Jim Halpert, "The Office"
  • Spencer Reid, "Criminal Minds"
  • Derek Morgan, "Criminal Minds"
  • Troy Barnes, "Community"
  • Sheldon Lee Cooper, "The Big Bang Theory"
  • Leonard Hofstadter, "The Big Bang Theory"
  • Jesse St. James, "Glee"
  • Blaine Anderson, "Glee"

Literature

  • Gilbert Blythe, "Anne of Green Gables"
  • Raoul, Viscount de Chagny, "Phantom of the Opera"
  • Fitzwilliam Darcy, "Pride and Prejudice"
  • Heathcliff, "Wuthering Heights"
  • George Knightley, "Emma"

Theatre

oct 11 2010 ∞
may 12 2011 +
  • Anchorage, Alaska
  • Barrow, Alaska
  • San Diego, California
  • Aspen, Colorado
  • Washington, DC
  • Orlando, Florida
  • Key West, Florida
  • Savannah, Georgia
  • Atlanta, Georgia
  • Honolulu, Hawaii
  • Chicago, Illinois
  • New Orleans, Louisiana
  • Portland, Maine
  • Boston, Massachusetts
  • Cape Cod, Massachusetts
  • Cambridge, Massachusetts
  • Albuquerque, New Mexico
  • Syracuse, New York
  • New York City, New York
  • North Carolina
  • Eugene, Oregon
apr 26 2010 ∞
apr 8 2011 +
  • Burning rubber
  • Gasoline
  • Moldy foods
  • Restrooms
  • Cleaning products
  • Smoke
  • An employer's building (it is at a plumbing company)
nov 2 2009 ∞
apr 8 2011 +
  • If I were a month, I’d be May
  • If I were a day of the week, I’d be Friday
  • If I were a time of day, I’d be dawn
  • If I were a planet, I’d be Earth
  • If I were a sea animal, I’d be a dolphin
  • If I were a direction, I’d be east
  • If I were a piece of furniture, I'd be a loveseat
  • If I were a liquid, I’d be strawberry lemonade
  • If I were a gemstone, I’d be rose quartz
  • If I were a tree, I’d be a pear tree
  • If I were a tool, I’d be a screwdriver
  • If I were a flower, I’d be a daisy
  • If I were a kind of weather, I’d be sunny and clear
  • If I were a musical instrument, I’d be a flute
mar 25 2010 ∞
apr 19 2011 +

REACH literacy program

    • October 2008 - present

I teach elementary school students how to read.

Stanislaus County Library

    • Library helper: August 2005 - February 2010
    • Computer teacher: August 2005 - present
    • Adult Literacy program coordinator: Spring 2009 - present
    • Bridges to Technology volunteer coordinator: March 2010 - present

I teach adults how to read in their adult literacy program, and am the volunteer director for their Bridges to Technology program.

AmeriCorps

mar 25 2010 ∞
jun 21 2011 +
  • Matthew Gray Gubler
  • Matt Cain
  • Buster Posey
  • Frank Sinatra
  • Tim Lincecum
  • Pablo Neruda
  • William Shakespeare
  • John Chimpo
  • Mark Ruffalo
  • Topher Grace
  • Henry David Thoreau
  • Ralph Waldo Emerson
  • Jason Segel
  • John Krasinski
  • Joss Whedon
  • Charlie Day
  • Judah Friedlander
  • Matt Nathanson
  • Ryan Gosling
  • Sean Connery
  • Chris Platt
mar 25 2010 ∞
apr 8 2011 +
  • Prague, Czech Republic
  • Moscow, Russia
  • St. Petersburg, Russia
  • Tokyo, Japan
  • Athens, Greece
  • Berlin, Germany
  • Lisbon, Portugal
  • Stockholm, Sweden
  • Sydney, Australia
  • Taiwan
  • London, England
  • Hong Kong
  • Barcelona, Spain
  • Amsterdam
  • Brussels, Belgium
  • Argentina
  • Costa Rica
  • Egypt
  • Beijing, China
  • Antarctica
  • Rio de Janeiro
apr 26 2010 ∞
apr 8 2011 +
  • How to not manage a paper company. (Crystal! :-))
  • If I work hard, I can be rewarded employee of the month twice, in the same month.
  • The color orange is "whorish".
  • Rabies is the foaming, barking killer.
  • Never question your GPS.
  • The answer to everything is, "Absolutely, I do!"
  • A uterus is different from a vagina.
  • Do not eat a plate of spaghetti alfredo before a 5k run.
  • You should know what side you're on when you play "Call of Duty", so you don't kill your own teammates.
  • The importance of Pretzel Day. (Credit to Crystal!)
  • How to give a bird a proper funeral. (Thanks, Crystal!)
  • The back seat is the safest part of the car. In the event of a crash, the driver a...
apr 26 2010 ∞
apr 8 2011 +
  • "The Light in the Piazza"
  • "Chicago"
  • "Wicked"
  • "Rent"
  • "Avenue Q"
  • "Into the Woods"
  • "A Funny Thing Happened on the Way to the Forum"
  • Spamalot
  • "Kiss Me Kate"
  • "Les Miserables"
  • "Little Women"
  • "Miss Saigon"
  • "Thoroughly Modern Millie"
  • "The Threepenny Opera"
  • "You're a Good Man Charlie Brown"
  • "The 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee"
  • "Beauty and the Beast"
  • "My Fair Lady"
  • "A Little Night Music"
mar 25 2010 ∞
jan 27 2012 +
  • Become fluent in at least thirteen languages
  • Live overseas
    • Bordeaux, France
    • Venice, Italy
    • Barcelona, Spain
    • Argentina
  • Study geology in Antarctica
  • Run for a local political office
  • BASE jump
  • Skydive
  • Backpack through Europe
  • Teach in another country
  • Write and publish a book
  • Make a major scientific discovery
  • Get my doctorate
apr 26 2010 ∞
mar 24 2012 +
  • Tina Fey
  • Lily Allen
  • Sara Bareilles
  • Sylvia Plath
  • Emily Bronte
  • Jane Austen
aug 7 2010 ∞
apr 8 2011 +

I must have these in my life

  • "The Office"
  • "Once Upon a Time"
  • "Parks and Recreation"
  • "Criminal Minds"
  • "The Big Bang Theory"
  • "30 Rock"
  • "Community"
  • "Grey's Anatomy"
  • "How I Met Your Mother"

Closet fan

  • "Glee"
  • "Pretty Little Liars"
  • "The Mentalist"

I love but have fallen (pathetically) behind on

  • "Mad Men"
  • "Fringe"
  • "Castle"
mar 1 2011 ∞
jan 27 2012 +
  • Jennifer Knapp, late 1990's
  • Matchbox 20 and Paula Cole, early 2000's
  • Pop Sux tour, Autumn 2002
    • Korn
    • Disturbed
    • Trust Company
  • Ingram Hill, Winter 2008
  • Acoustic Christmas, 2009
    • Third Eye Blind
    • A Fine Frenzy
    • Ingrid Michaelson
    • Green River Ordinance
    • Mat Kearney
  • Acoustic Christmas, 2010
    • Lee DeWyze
    • Steven Page (Barenaked Ladies)
    • Ryan Star
    • Justin Furstenfeld (Blue October)
apr 29 2010 ∞
apr 8 2011 +
  • Lavender
  • Woodsmoke
  • Vanilla
  • Incense
  • Freshly cut grass
  • Old books
  • Baked goods
  • Thanksgiving dinner
  • Cinnamon apple
  • Autumn night air
  • Coconut
  • Flowers
  • Pine
  • Brewed coffee
  • BBQ
  • Citrus
  • Cocoa butter
  • The air when it rains
  • Clean sheets
  • Lemon sugar
  • Honey
nov 2 2009 ∞
jan 27 2012 +