Marlynn’s greatest bliss is her family, including her husband, two young kids, and dog.
Why are you a Thirsty Girl: I’m a Thirsty Girl because I live everyday quenching an enthusiastic thirst for living life at full speed. I have an insatiable passion for so many things and have created a life where I absolutely am passionate about everything I do and I LIVE what I LOVE. Drink it up, and enjoy!
Location: On the outskirts of Portland, Oregon, right on the edge of beautiful Oregon Wine Country.
Title: Regional Manager for Plum District Portland. Owner of Urban Bliss Media. Blogger, UrbanBlissLife.com. Mom Entrepreneur Evangelist. Social Media Strategist & Graphic Designer. Woman of Too Many Titles.
Drink of choice: Oregon wines, of course! My husband and I joke that we can never move anywhere else in the world because of the incredibly vast & varying offerings of delicious local fare, microbrews and wines. My favorite local wine: 2008 Ponzi Reserve Pinot Noir.
Idea of happiness: A sunny day spent on local farms & vineyards with my husband and kids. An afternoon baking sweet treats with my kids. A house full of friends & family, good food, good wine, and so much laughter and excited chatter that the neighbors get curious. Helping others find the courage to create their own happiness.
Greatest extravagance: My private jet. Just kidding! Delicious dining experiences. Fabulous food & drink with even more fabulous company & conversation is the greatest luxury of all; I’ll take happy experiences over expensive ‘stuff’ any day.
Who would play the lead in a movie about you: My daughter. She just turned 5, but she can play me pretty well.
Five things you canʼt live without: My family, good girlfriends, laughter, technology (cell/laptop/camera), a positive attitude. (wine is a given, right?