Born and bred in the Mighty Midwest. Graphic designer who fancies herself an amateur travel agent. Owner of a little bungalow and a big cat (Hula).

KC beer. Sports. Dive bars in a 2 mile radius. Filling up passports. InDesign. Which bands are in town.

Budgeting. Not impulse buying exotic plane tickets.

Always remember: You're here for a reason.

Tina Fey. The woman does it all and does it flawlessly.

Flight attendant/travel agent.

The night the Kansas Jayhawks won the 2008 National Championship. My passport number. My need to get gas once I'm running late to something.

How to say "bring me a beer" in 3 languages.

Alison hasn't saved anything yet.