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Gender Female
Industry Banking
Occupation customer service
Location Hillsboro, Oregon, United States
Introduction So.. Mother of two boys,Sam and Ben, both with Asperger's. Don't get your knickers in a twist, this is not a defect, just a different wiring system in the brain. I married a great guy, John, with the same issue. Aside from translating for the Aspies, I am an avid knitter (hand over the yarn and no one gets hurt.. really, This is not a drill.) I work my full time job for pay, then come home to the real job. I have a really great family (Hi Mom, you rock!) and really great friends. I am blessed with a place to live, plenty of food (the extra 35, well... maybe 40 pounds, is all the proof I need) Cars that are paid off, (please, just keep running.. that's all I ask) and a really great stash of yarn. I have, like, 46 pairs of socks to knit in my sock stash.
Interests Momming, (my actual career choice is motherhood.)Knitting, Crocheting, Spinning (not the bicycle classes people!) Aspergers, Cats, Dogs, Good books, Good books on Audible so I can knit at the same time, Baking, Gardening and all kinds of other stuff I can't think of right now.
Favorite Movies The Princess Bride, Pride and Prejudice (the miniseries), Sense and Sensibiltiy, Sherlock Holmes, (Jeremy Brett, of course)Poirot, House, The X-men, Harry Potter, Ten things I hate about you, Love Actually, Gigi, My Big Fat Greek Wedding, Buffy the Vampire Slayer, The Birdcage, All things Monte Python, Knitting Workshop, Knitting Around, A Knitting Glossary
Favorite Music Too many to count, from The Call, Prince, Sixpence none the Richer, Keb'Mo, Stevie Ray Vaughan, Robert Cray, Jethro Tull, Enigma, The Cranberries, John Mayer, Amy Winehouse, Yo-Yo Ma, Bond, Santana, Billy Idol, Joni Mitchell, Squirrel Nut Zippers, Pink Floyd, Sting, The Beatles, Jimmy Cliff, Seal, Olu Dara
Favorite Books Lord Help us all... All things Jane Austen, Fiona Buckley, Laurie R. King, David Eddings, J.K. Rowling, Agatha Christie, Meg Cabot, Elizabeth Zimmerman, Priscilla A Gibson-Roberts, More to come later I'm sure.

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