Age: 21, youngest of three.

Bedsize: twin. (The only downside to sharing a room with your best friend.)

Chores that you hate: laundry or vacuuming.

Dogs: way better than cats.

Essential start to your day: steaming coffee & a hearty breakfast.

Favorite color(s): pale pink, mint green, dark purple, any shade of grey. (...It's not what you're thinking.)

Gold or silver: silver.

Height: short.

Instruments: I love the sounds of the violin & piano, but I'd like to learn to play the guitar.

Job title: student (at the moment). In the future, however, I hope it changes to book editor or photojournalist.

Kids: psh, I still am one.

Live: freely.

Mother’s name: Karen Louise.

Nickname (favorite): my mom sometimes calls me different versions of Lulabelle & Lucille. Random, I know. But I like it.

Overnight hospital stays: when I was born, maybe? I've been lucky.

Pet peeves: when someone repeatedly tries to talk to me while I'm working/studying/being productive... I'm not a multitasker.

Quote (from a movie): "You can't ask me to battle nature in my own heart."

Right or left: right.

Siblings: Lance & Jason.

Time you wake up: early.

Underwear: a necessity.

Vegetable you hate: green beans aren't my favorite.

What makes you run late: procrastination. This blog post, for example.

X-Rays you’ve had: ankle, wrist, teeth.

Yummy food you make: vegetarian shepherd's pie.

Zoo animal: penguins, tigers, giraffes. Oh my.

Random photo of my mom and me during the summer of 2004.