the story: i connected with kadie my freshman year at samford through lots and lots of mutual friends. this girl has been a highlight of my college experience, and i am honored to be living with her next fall!
your [soundtrack]: Anything by Will Reagan. Jonny Lang. Drew & Ellie. Ben Rector. Yep, I’m your typical Samford Gal. I’ll listen to anything that makes my heart feel good.
your [script]: The Parent Trap. Blood Diamond. Slumdog Millionaire. [If it has foreign culture, I probably love it.]
your [library]: When Helping Hurts [Corbett], The Harry Potter Series [Rowling], Redeeming Love [Rivers], A Separate Peace [Knowles]
your [shade]: Mustard Yellow. It’s warm and hospitable.
your [inspiration]: people who radiate freedom. People who live in freedom and are unashamed of who they are inspire me.
your [mantra]: “Scatter JOY!” –Ralph Waldo Emerson
you [love]: Flannel. Coffee. African Babies. Boots. Community. Blueberry Muffins. Step Sing.
you [hate]: orange scented things.
your [purpose]: to love people well and to rejoice in every circumstance.
you [believe]: I believe in dreamers. I believe in people who don’t just have vision and passion for things, but they actually pursue them.
your [influence]: My best friend, Emily. Her love for people is endless. She’s gentle, truthful, compassionate, and doesn’t settle for injustice. She truly just loves me well.
you [admire]: freedom and confidence. I admire people with a willingness to be misunderstood for the sake of being free in who they were created to be.
your [escape]: I escape with a cup of coffee, a book, and a journal.
your [origin]: Born and raised in Roswell, Georgia [just 15 minutes north of Atlanta]. I love it because of the people. I grew up with all of my best friends from high school. They get me, encourage me, and love me- even when we are scattered across the country.
your [fondest memory]: Two summers ago while I was in Kenya, I got to go see my sponsor child, Catherine, again. I swear it was like a movie. She ran out of her class and jumped into my arms. It’s probably one of the sweetest memories I have.
your [perfection]: Unattainable. PTL for grace, y’all.
your [challenge]: people- pleasing.
you want to [meet]: Esther.
your [shining] moment: Last summer some of the Kenyan women told me I was the best white girl they’ve ever seen make Chapati. That was quite the accomplishment.
your [humblest] moment: Oh gosh, my life is one long embarrassing moment filled with tripping, ripped clothing, and awkward silences.
you want to [be]: The most free and bold version of myself.
your [wildest] dream: Live on every inhabited continent for at least a year.
your [dream destination]: Kenya, for sure.
your [pet peeves]: When people chomp their gum.
your [vice]: Friday Night Lights.
your [site]: Welp, I’m a religion and JMC student, so I often post on http://kadiehaase.wordpress.
your last [purchase]: RED pants from Ann Taylor Loft.
your [now]: I’m a studying Religion & Journalism and Mass Communication, and hoping to pursue social work in the future.
your [childhood ambition]:In pre-school I wanted to be a ballet dancer. Or Baby Spice.
your [secret]: I’m almost never on time. But then again, I guess most people know that.
you [like]: I’d like to think that I never meet a stranger. I love that I love people.
you [are]: Consistent.
you are [delightful].