24 Interesting Things about Valerie Zapien!
I am the first generation in my family to go to college.
I secretly still want my Ph.D. I was enrolled in a Ph.D. program but stopped after receiving my Master's degree in order to have my first child.
My parents divorced when I was 8 years old and I was raised by my dad in a trailer house.
I am a total night owl, so I stay up late and like to sleep in the morning after I take my kids to school.
I am half Mexican American.
I used to binge eat Blue Bell ice cream. I am in total withdrawal because it's not on the shelves!!!!!!!!!!!!!
I get very grumpy when I don't exercise regularly.
I grew up a Baptist and I am a Christian who loves to do yoga and meditate.
I was never in athletics in school. I started working out in college when I had to take 4 PE credits.
I have a HUGE birthmark on the side of my belly. No one ever gets to see it except for my husband and daughter.
I have lived with my husband longer than I have lived with anyone else in my life.
I have to use a calculator to do simple math.
I am constantly searching for the meaning of life and my calling.
I speak French better than I do Spanish and Texan.
I love my heels, running shoes and cowgirl boots equally!
I love cats and I am allergic to them.
I pretty much always cry when someone else starts crying, especially at the movie theater.
I have a herniated disk in my back and the neurosurgeon told me I would never be able to run again. I showed him!
My mommy is the best grandmother in the whole world, in my opinion.
I hate seafood!
I hate monotony.
I have lived in Liberty Hill, Texas longer than I have lived anywhere else.
My kids are my everything.
My husband truly is my best friend. That's why I torture him so much.