December 2010

J

Age: 26

Occupation: Operations Manager

Hometown: Seattle, WA

 

What is a typical Saturday night like for you?

Power yoga, have people to my place, have a couple drinks, head to the local bar and dance our butts off.

 

What is your most embarrassing moment?

They happen daily. Probably, laughing so hard while skiing in the 6th grade that I pee’d my pants.

 

If you wanted to really impress a man, what would you do and why?

Dress up a little bit and laugh at his jokes. Guys are visual and feel appreciated when they feel funny.

 

Tattoo Count: 0  

Emily

Age:24

Occupation: Children’s Hospital Event Planner

Hometown: Morgantown, WV

 

If you were stranded on a desert island what 3 things would you bring and why?

Radio – I love music

Sunscreen – No wrinkles!

Diet Coke – I drink way too many but can’t get through the day without it!

 

Would you say you’re a little bit country or more of a city person?

Growing up in West Virginia I’m pretty sure my father would have disowned me if I didn’t enjoy getting dirty, but I also couldn’t live without some of the luxuries of living in a city.

 

What is your favorite holiday and why?

I love the 4th of July because we always spend it on the lake with friends, family and good food.

 

Which U.S. city is the most romantic to you and why?

As much as I love hot weather, Aspen is very romantic to me because after beign outside all day you can sit in front of the fire.

 

Tattoo Count: 2

Location: On the wrist and behind the ear

 

What’s your worst date memory?

The guy was so rude to the waitress. I went back the next day to apologize.   

Cristy

Age:30

Occupation: Attorney

Hometown: Davie, FL

 

If you were stranded on a desert island what 3 things would you bring and why?

iPod with an unlimited batter supply (got to have tunes). Sunscreen because I never tan just burn. A friend to keep me company.

 

What is your favorite all-time book and why?

The Alchemist – helped bring perspective into my life when I was at a low point, great message, great story

 

Tattoo Count: 0

 

I hate it when my date:

Puts no thought into the evening, is sloppy and lacks conversation skills.

 

What is your worst date memory?

Finding out my date had been a date prior to mine that same night. Oh, and then him asking his friend to take me home when I said I wouldn’t be sleeping with him.   

Age:28

Occupation: Executive Assistant

Hometown: Mercer Island, WA

 

Do you have any pets and if so, what kind?

2 cats- birmans and 1 dog – pomeranian

 

If you were stranded on a desert island what 3 things would you bring and why?

My phone for games and to stay connected. My dog boca. My e-reader for reading.

 

Who is your favorite author?

James Patterson

 

Tattoo Count: 2

Location: Right ankle and lower back

 

What’s your best date memory?

There was a date where we were having so much fun that we kept finding more stuff to do because we didn’t want it to end.   

Britt

Age:25

Occupation: Food Writer

Hometown: Woodinville, WA

 

Do you have any pets and if so, what kind?

A rabbit named Norbert. He’s potty trained and doesn’t live in a cage; which is pretty cool.

 

If you could be someone else for just one day, who would it be and why?

Martha Stewart because of her business savvy, perfectionism, and a general domestic Goddess-ness!

 

What is your favorite memory from childhood?

Baking cookies with my mom before gymnastic competitions/usually gymnast-shaped cookies

 

What is your favorite holiday and why?

Halloween – i love dressing up, and every year i host a costume party with a fancy, multicourse, Halloween-themed dinner that I prepare

 

Do you speak any other languages other than English?

No, but I know American sign language.

Age: 25

Occupation: Paralegal

Hometown: Holland, PA

 

Do you have any pets and if so, what kind?

Tinkerbell, she is my life, my heart, and my everything. She’s a shitzu and the prettiest princess.

 

If you were stranded on a desert island what 3 things would you bring and why?

A sharp knife – for protection & to make shelter & to prepare food.

 

Who is your favorite author?

Stephenie Meyer

 

Tattoo Count: 0

 

Describe your idea of the ultimate date?

Homemade meal, a glass of wine with candles by the fire and great conversation

 

What’s your worst date memory?

When a guy asked to buy me bigger boobs.   

Age:26

Occupation: Nanny

Hometown: Ellerbe, NC

 

Who do you admire most in the world and why?

My little sister. She has been through a lot in her seventeen years on Earth and she remains to be the most positive and resilient person I know.

 

If you were stranded on a desert island what 3 things would you bring and why?

A Knife – most handy thing to have on an island Sunblock – so I don’t get melanoma after I’m rescued A picture of my family – it would provide me with motivation to get off the island.

 

What is your favorite all-time book and why?

Atlas Shrugged – most thought provoking book I’ve ever read–also a very good love story.

 

Tattoo Count: 0

 

Do you consider yourself a romantic and why?

Yes, I grew up watching 80’s movies. i want the Jake character from the end of 16 Candles or Llod Doble from Say Anything — I want the guy to pursue me and then make an enormous romantic gesture like holding a boombox over his head.

 

Do you have any family holiday or special event traditions that you plan to uphold?

Every Christmas Eve we exchange the ugliest pajamas we can find and play a family board game together.

Age:26

Occupation: Dentist

Hometown: Madawaska, ME

 

If you were stranded on a desert island what 3 things would you bring and why?

Phone – to connect with family/friends and listen to music Toothbrush/paste – can’t stand a dirty feeling mouth Sunscreen – stay young!

 

Do you speak any other languages other than English?

No. Understand French

 

Tattoo Count: 1

Location: Inner right wrist

 

Do you consider yourself a romantic and why?

Yes! I watch all the movies, think about ideal romantic dates and am very hopeful for extreme romance to enter my life.

Alli

Age:24

Occupation: Apparel Merchant

Hometown: Columbus, OH

 

If you were stranded on a desert island what 3 things would you bring and why?

A crossword puzzle to keep me occupied, diet coke because I can’t live without it, and a pen to do the crossword with.

 

What kind of music do you listen to most often?

Country and Hiphop/Rap – very random combination

 

Tattoo Count: 0

 

What’s your worst date memory?

I was on a date with a guy and we ran into his ex-girlfriend. She stopped at our table and talked for a little too long! I could tell he was still into her.

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