27 Facts About Me for my 27th Birthday

  1. 1.
    I was born on September 12th 27 years ago so just like Taylor Swift I was ~born in 1989~
  2. 2.
    I share my birthday with Jennifer Hudson and Louis CK and my exact birthdate with my favorite baseball player, Atlanta Braves first baseman Freddie Freeman. So yeah good company.
  3. 3.
    By day I am the social media director for a medical practice
  4. 4.
    This is my hometown: Gainesville, Georgia.
    I lived here until I graduated from high school.
  5. 5.
    I live in Atlanta now.
    Even with the horrendous traffic and the sweltering summers, it's the best and I'm happy to call ATL home!
  6. 6.
    My alma mater is Georgia Southern!
    Go Eagles!
  7. 7.
    My favorite TV show is Friends.
    When it first came on Netflix last year, I binge watched in a little under two weeks to celebrate.
  8. 8.
    I'm left handed.
    As is my grandfather and father. If I ever have a kid, I'll be a little disappointed if they're not left handed too.
  9. 9.
    I absolutely cannot curl my hair.
    If you ever see a picture of my with curly hair and it looks nice, rest assured I did not do it.
  10. 10.
    When I was in high school, I became obsessed with Turner Classic Movies and all things Old Hollywood.
    Even today, I'd probably choose to stay home and watch Singin' in the Rain over anything else.
  11. 11.
    I am obsessed with Hamilton.
    Even nearly a year after purchasing the original cast recording, I still play it in full at least twice a week.
  12. 12.
    I prefer to listen to podcasts over music on my commute to work.
    Some of my favorites are Gymcastic, NPR Politics, The West Wing Weekly, and You Must Remember This.
  13. 13.
    My favorite store is Sephora.
    I could spend hours and hours in there.
  14. 14.
    I've read the Harry Potter series at least 20 times.
    The magic never fades.
  15. 15.
    My biggest weakness is Chik fil A.
    I'm not ashamed to say I've eaten it twice a day before.
  16. 16.
    This summer I took a road trip by myself
    To see my best friend graduate from law school. On the way back I visited Niagara Falls. Traveling alone was the most empowering experience and I'd recommend it to anyone.
  17. 17.
    My favorite holiday is Thanksgiving.
    I love being surrounded by food and family and the chance to chill before the holiday rush. Also pretty much every TV show's best episode is a Thanksgiving one.
  18. 18.
    #ImWithHer
    Because obviously
  19. 19.
    I firmly believe there's too much pressure to have fun on Halloween and New Year's Eve.
  20. 20.
    I hate jeans.
    I haven't worn a true pair of jeans in years. Leggings in the winter and dresses in the summer or bust. I'm eternally grateful for a job with a casual dress code.
  21. 21.
    My celebrity crush is John Krasinski.
    Jim Halpert forevs.
  22. 22.
    My favorite part of the week is when I get to watch Last Week Tonight.
    We, as a society, don't appreciate John Oliver enough.
  23. 23.
    I'm very fortunate to still have all of my grandparents.
    They're all in their 80s and in varying degrees of health, but I'm so happy to have gotten a chance to really get to know them.
  24. 24.
    I go by a nickname of my middle name.
    I'd probably change it if I didn't think it would hurt my mom's feelings so much.
  25. 25.
    I'm 5'2.
    My father is 6 feet tall and my mother is 5'11. I literally got the short end of the stick.
  26. 26.
    I won $2400 playing trivia last year.
    The winning question was about Grey's Anatomy, a show I've only seen like five times.
  27. 27.
    I'm so grateful for the ListApp community.
    I'm not on here as much as I wish I could be, but it's by far the nicest social media platform. So much positivity!