I have two young boys who are toddlers but definitely keep me going every day! I spend a lot of time working with animals and do doggy daycare along with pet sitting and overnight stays. I'm proud to have been certified in Pet Bereavement Counseling in 2012. One of my many joys is working with the mentally ill and developmentally disabled, which I've been doing since 2009. One of my hobbies is freelance writing, including poetry, some of which is been published. My other hobbies include art an my other hobbies include art, Reading a good book, and music. I've been playing percussion professionally since 2000.