New to the dating world and hope I remember how. Have been through many trials and tribulations in my life that have helped me become a better person, about me and become the true person, caring and compassionate that I am today. I'm happy to be me and I'm looking for that person who is happy to be. Children and pets ok as I see do well with them. amateur gourmet cook who loves to take care of that special person in my life. A lot of stories to tell and share. Some great, some sad. Everything helped me to be who I am today.Be honest, sincere and respectful. Faithful without contemplation and a great communicator. Nothing is more attractive to the mind and soul as the ability to communicate and maintain great conversation together.