|Our Education||Associates in Computer Science||Bachelors of Science in Nursing - Masters of Science in Nursing Education ( graduation January 2020)|
|Our Professions||Professional Poker Player||Emergency Room Registered Nurse|
|Our Racial Background||Caucasian||Caucasian|
|Some of Michael & Amanda 's Favorites
|What is your Favorite Sport/Teams?||Basketball. Michael loves the Lakers and recently has taken to a local league!||Basketball; Amanda really loves the Warriors. She also really enjoys watching swimming, and golf. |
|What is your favorite fun activity?||I really love playing fortnite, bowling, and playing board games, and attending sporting events||I love reading, singing, swimming, baking, and playing board games too!|
|What is your favorite color?||I love Yellow. ||My favorite is Green.|
|What is your favorite type of food?||I love sushi and Japanese habatchi. ||I love Italian and Mexican food, its a tie. |
|What is your favorite thing about your home?||I love our pets. Maverick and Daisy(dogs), and Loki and Jasmine (cats)||He took mine, I too believe that my favorite thing about our home is our pets, but if I have to give a different answer: the kitchen is awesome. |
|What is your favorite thing about your spouse?||Her big heart and work ethic. ||His sense of humor and quick wit. |
|What is your favorite past time? ||I love travelling, to warm exotic places. ||I love holidays with my family. |
|More About Our Family
|Our Special Interests|
We both share many special interests. Traveling is the biggest one. We both love to go to different places and see what is there is to see.
Michael was not raised in church, but Amanda was. Though Michael is a Christian he rarely attends services. Amanda tries to attend as regularly as her schedule allows, working in an Emergency Department as a nurse, she must work every other weekend so she is only able to attend 2 times monthly. Amanda has strong Christian values and reads scripture regularly, Michael is considered more spiritual. He believes in God, Jesus, and holds Christian values but does not regularly participate in worship. He feels that the scripture is all that is needed.
|Our Musical Interest|
Amanda listens to almost every style of music! Her favorite artists currently are Adele, Sia, Miranda Lambert, Christina Perri, and Michael Jackson. (That is a varied list I know.) Michael primarily enjoys rap and hip hop with some 80's music thrown in. His favorite artist is Michael Jackson. He also loves, Eminem, Rihanna, Alicia Keys, and Crooked I.
|About Amanda's and Michael's Career and Accomplishments|
Amanda works from 7 pm to 7 am three nights a week as an Emergency Room nurse. She was a 2018 Nurse of the Year finalist in the state of Nevada. She has recently obtained a Masters Degree of Science in Nursing Education. Michael has had multiple recent successes in poker, He recently won the world series of poker circuit main event and is gaining notoriety in his field. He also holds an associate in Computer Science.
There are dog parks, children's parks, a hiking trail, baseball and soccer field, and designated walking trails all within our community. In addition, our community boasts some of the highest-rated public schools in the area. Multiple shopping centers and restaurants are local to our community as well.
|We Prefer a Child Who Is...
|Age of Child|
Newborn to 1 year old.
We are definitely open to twins or even triplets!
We have no preference for gender. We would love either!
We would love a sibling group and are open to a sibling group with the oldest up to 6 years old.
|Ethnicity of Child||we have no preference for ethnicity. We will love any child regardless of ethnicity. |
|Future Contact with Birth Family|
We are open to sharing letters, pictures, and even visits depending on your comfort level.
We are very excited to become involved in community activities with our child. We will be encouraging sports and academics as our child grows. We have wanted children for a long time but Amanda's fertility struggles have inhibited this dream. Any birth mother that chooses us can be sure that we will focus our love and attention on her child/children and create a nurturing environment so that he/she/they can grow into their greatest potential.