Fun Facts

08 Feb

Last week Graham and I finalized our wedding website [which I absolutely LOVE] and we included a Fun Facts section. I enjoyed sitting at my computer brainstorming little tidbits about our lives that seem normal to us, but intriguing to an onlooker. Here’s a little taste of who we are:


  • has her motorcycle license
  • was born with an extra baby tooth!
  • studied abroad in Hong Kong & traveled South East Asia
  • loves to knit
  • is from the Santa Cruz mountains
  • did shot put & discus for four years in high school
  • loves loves loves sunflowers, buttons & candy corn
  • has never broken a bone
  • started working when she was 14, her first job was at Icing on the Cake Bakery


  • has been to Ethiopia
  • played water polo & was on the swim team in high school
  • lived in Australia for four years
  • has his Masters in Accountancy
  • loves Scrabble, chess, & trivia
  • worked as a bus driver at UC San Diego while studying there
  • enjoys listening to the Album Leaf, Sigur Rós & Thrice
  • likes playing soccer & cheering for the Chargers!
  • has a phenomenal sense of direction
  • has worked as a full time missionary

They Both…

  • want to road trip across the United States
  • love the movie Forrest Gump
  • volunteer together at their church
  • love travel, diet coke, & local taco shops
  • can speak [a little bit of] German
  • are a-okay without having TV. Neither of them have cable
  • enjoy going for walks
  • like playing tourist in their own city and exploring all that San Diego has to offer
  • highly value community

Posted by on February 8, 2011 in Uncategorized


4 responses to “Fun Facts

  1. Debi Nowak-Hawkes

    February 8, 2011 at 6:33 pm

    What about “you both” love Segways?

    I love your blog and that fact that you are my fdil!


  2. emilymyer

    February 9, 2011 at 11:42 am

    Oh YES! We both do love Segways! And we are both looking forward to Segwaying with the whole family sometime this year! It’s going to be a great adventure, I can tell already :)


    PS: love you too FMIL!

  3. Kanis

    February 9, 2011 at 12:17 pm

    I like to read your blog for learning english :)

  4. Sarah Barnes

    February 10, 2011 at 5:19 pm

    you guys are both pretty rad!


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