My husband's name is Mike. He is the funniest, most patient person ever. We've been married since June 2012.
Together, we have 6 kids:
Jordan Ashlee, Scottsdale AZ
Lexi, at home, attending Bethel College
Brady, at home attending IVY Tech
Brittin, at home, 8th grade at Jimtown
We love to travel with our large extended family, friends, or....just us and the dogs! Our go-to destinations are the Gulf Coast of Florida and NYC.
Along with our children, we have a hobby farm. We have goats and breed/hand raise cockapoos.
I’m a lifelong resident of Elkhart and graduate of Indiana University South Bend.
I was a kindergarten teacher.
Mother to a Special Needs daughter. Brittin (14).
Foster mom since 2000.
Hobbies: Artsy, Craftsy, Re-purposer of Junk. Flea Market Picker. Decorating our home (over and over). Hosting/planning frequent events at our home.
Active in our church- women’s ministry and nursery coordinator.
Favorite Music- Country… and Garth Brooks is the best concert I’ve ever been to.
Diet Coke is one of my major food groups.
I am currently passionate about guiding young adults through the transition from high school to “what’s next”: a job, college, trade school, etc. and learning to spend responsibly while always saving for their future.