have been described as a woman that is: Happy go lucky. . . . kind, patient, fun, curious, always smiling, laughing, honest, fair, Intellectual, strong minded(-not stubborn) friendly, independent, great listener/ communicator, loyal, non- judgmental, thinks outside the box- not from a conditioned mind, insightful, outgoing as well as introspective, and grounded. . . one that enjoys a little playful witty exchange. . . A loving mother…. I speak from my heart. . . I like living a healthy lifestyle that is balanced in mind, body, and soul. . . I believe moments are snapshots in time being created into lifetime memories. . . . That moment when two people are sharing and connecting. . . the eyes meet and you really SEE the other person, you aren't just hearing their words, you are FEELING their soul. . . My foundation was built on my background experiences as caregiver within raising my own family. I also took on the responsibility at a young age to care for three elderly grandparents over the course of sixteen years as well as an aunt for two years that passed on. . . These experiences have given me the ability to connect easily with people, having patience, valuing the gift of life and having compassion for mankind. . . . My character was built on trust, honesty, loyalty, and the strength that it took to endure many of life's challenges, ( these I SEE all as gifts! . . ) I have life skills that are inherent and invaluable. . . I am a searcher, I strive to always grow within self, learn new things, I tend to find the neutrality in everything because of the way I view life. . . Life is meant to be enjoyed and not suffered through. I am open to new experiences. . . . I take the time to breathe- in this life, for what a gift it is. . . . What I am interested in: Attracting my equal. Developing a friendship first and if there is chemistry then we would build from there. I would love a relationship where there is transparency and mindfulness in our communication, and we inspire each other. . . Intelligence, depth, kindness, attractive, fun, grounded, balanced in life, he is at ease with himself, he has self-love. . . (not ego), a sense of humor is great! , grateful, positive, likes to experience life's pleasures and have a great time, a man that can show me what traveling is about. . . . . Integrity, Life/ Business established. . . strives to grow within self and with others. A woman that can grow in the relationship. am finished with all my responsibilities and I am free to go an do! . . . I have not had much experience in travel and fun (do to the above responsibilities), but I am wide open now. I've used my time wisely on cleaning out my closet (so to speak). . . clearing patterns/old programming. . . my past is a gift, I live for today in gratitude, and move forward happily towards a future. . . . I am ready to experience the juiciness of life! Things I love. . . . Me! . . . . Very happy with the woman I've grown to become. . . Hard work does pay off! . . . . . Romance, Sensuality, Passion. . . . Vulnerability. . . Seeing the sillouette of trees in the indigo skyline just as the twinkling of stars start peeking out into the night skyline at dusk, there's a peacefulness in that moment. . . Inner beauty, kindness, gratitude, laughing, children's laughter, friends, raising two wonderful human beings, shared wisdom of the elderly, my playful nature, knowledge, a beautiful serene home, a cozy bed, sound of the rain, the warmth of the sun, birds singing, flowers, seeing the softness of candlelight flicker while listening to sultry music, the sound of waves crashing, the sensual scents of musk, and sandlewood. . . cooking- listening to music while drinking wine. . . . . tenderness. . . . . touch. . .