As mentioned, I am married. Ryan and I met in Virginia where I was working as an exchange teacher. He was working in the same
school - just across the hall.
We had two weddings - a church wedding in Adelaide in April 2004 and a ceremony in York River Park in Virginia in the
We published a web page of photos for each:
I am a teacher at a fabulous school in the city called USC. It's a school for students who are mature and motivated and I
love teaching there. I teach English, ESL and Australian Studies.
University Senior College
What's on your walls in your room: A collage frame of photos from my 30th birthday weekend away.
How do you take your coffee? Vanilla skim latte, thanks!
What is your dream car: Mazda MX 5. But that's a sore point.
Who is your biggest crush right now: Ryan. (You can vomit now)
What type of Shampoo/Conditioner: Something Gin gave me.
Have you ever been skinny dipping: Yep.
Do you make fun of people: Only to their faces.
Have you ever been convicted of a crime: No, but life ain't over yet!
Favourite Movies: Drop Dead Gorgeous, Muriel's Wedding, My Big Fat Greek Wedding, Little Miss Sunshine.
Word or Phrase you overuse: Not sure, but I think my students could probably think of some.
Favourite beer: Theoretically, Coopers, cause it's made in SA. But I don't drink beer. Really. Not at all. No, I don't
want to try yours. No.
Favourite song at the moment: I'm too embarrassed to say. Oh, okay - "Breathe" by Rikki-Lee.
One of those quiz things....
Birth date: May 28, 1976
Height: A whisker under 6 foot but since I always wear heeled boots...
Eye colour: Blue
Hair colour: Naturally, mid brown, but at the moment, it's auburn with a blonde streak.
What does your name mean: Little Angel (it's derived from Angelina)
Favourite relatives: All of them :)
Summer memory: Playing cards and drinking cocktails with Derna and Soozy in Greece, reading by the pool in Newport News,
swimming in the pool as a kid for the entire afternoon...
Favourite TV shows: NCIS, Monk, Gray's, House, all the Law and Orders, Dr Phil (don't laugh!), Jericho.
In the car- ac or windows: Windows all the way down!
Favourite drink: Diet Coke or Diet Dr Pepper if I'm being good - grape soda, frozen strawberry daiquiris or vanilla mules
if I'm not.
Favourite food: Quesadillas and chilli cheese dip.
Favourite colours: Red and Jade Green
Favourite cigarettes: Don't smoke! Yay me.
Favourite sounds: Keys in the door to tell me Ryan's home, the silence in school when all the kids are gone, crickets
Favourite smell: Mowed lawns
Favourite thing to do on a weekend: Sit in the sun drinking coffee and chatting to someone interesting.
First thought in the morning: Ugh.
Do you get motion sickness: Not really, only on long sea journeys when the waves are really bad.
Rollercoasters- deadly or exciting: Definitely exciting!
How many rings before you answer the phone: Do I have to answer it at all?
Are you a good friend: I hope so. I try to be.
Chocolate or Vanilla cake: Neither.
What do you drive: Mitsubishi Lancer
Thunderstorms - cool or scary: Cool, especially when you can watch them roll in over the ocean.
What is your zodiac sign: Gemini (no surprises there).
If you could meet one person in the world's history, who would it be: Ryan's mum.
What do you wear to bed: Old choir teeshirts. I am so sexy.
Do you eat stems of broccoli: Nope, I'm kinda picky.
If you could have any occupation when you get older, what would it be: Travel reporter.
If you could dye your hair one color, what would it be:
Probably what I have at the moment, though I would do hot pink in an utopian world without re-growth.
Favourite brand of gum: Green Extra
Is the glass half-empty or half-full: Half-full.
If you were to kill someone, which method would you use? Death by Chocolate.
What's the best number in the World: 5
What is your favorite quote: "No day but today."