Last Day Q&A: Katherine Darby

Katherine Darby is one of our Infant/Toddler Specialists.  She may describe herself as weird, but we’re charmed by the quirks that make her one-of-a-kind. Come back on the last day of next month to find out more about our other staff.  Or,  click “Last Day Q&A” at right to read our previous posts.

What three traits define you?

Honest, funny, weird

What is your personal philosophy?

Don’t worry about things that have already happened. You can’t change the past, but your choices can change your future.

What’s one thing you couldn’t live without?

My husband (awwwwwww)

What is the greatest challenge you have had to overcome in your life thus far?

Becoming a blended family. I had no idea how stressful and challenging it would be.

What is the one thing you cannot resist?

A bad pun

What is your greatest fear?

The unknown. And an irrational fear of clusters of circles.

Where is your favorite place to be?

Wherever I’m comfortable!

What is your favorite thing to do?

Bake

Where is the best place you’ve traveled and why?

Australia – it was my first international trip, and I will never forget it!

What’s the weirdest job you’ve ever had?

Camp counselor at a Mennonite summer camp

Which one would you want most – flying cars, robot housekeepers, or moon cities?

Robot housekeeper!

What would you do (for a career) if you weren’t doing this?

Zoologist

What would you most like to tell yourself at age 13?

Don’t worry so much.

What are your three words or phrases you overuse the most?

Okay doh kay, artay chokay
Seriously!?
Really?

What is the best book you have ever read?

I don’t know if it’s the best but I love My Sisters Keeper by Jodi Picoult.

Tell us something that might surprise us about you.

I used to play the cello.

Ask Katherine additional questions in the comments below!