Meet our Fit4MOM for the month of August, Nicole! Nicole and her adorable son Owen have been a wonderful new addition to our FIT4MOM Stroller Strides family this summer. We love her fantastic sense of humor and the contagious smile that she brings with her wherever she goes!
Name: Nicole Tiedeman
Originally from: Shoreline, WA
Favorite thing about FIT4MOM: 5 way tie between the workout, getting to take Owen, awesome ladies, amazing view, fun babies for Owen to play with.
When did you join FIT4MOM? I think maybe April?
What is your current job? Or what did you do before staying at home? Bead lady at "Garden of Beadin"
What is your favorite food? Raspberries
What is your favorite beverage? Mojitos
What is your favorite movie? Howl's Moving Castle
What is your favorite book? 'Girl of the Limberlost' by Gene Stratton Porter
What is one thing that people might not know about you? I'm addicted to making jewelry, photography, and giggling
You are given four free hours of babysitting, what would you do? Find a funky little club somewhere and boogie all night with my friends
What is your dream kid-free vacation? I'd love to visit Egypt
What is your dream family vacation? Disneyland
How had becoming a mother changed you? I'm simultaneously super happy and super terrified all of the time. Happy because playing with Owen is the best thing ever, and terrified by the thousands of things new mom's worry about!
I'm happiest when..... When Owen runs into my arms
What are three things you wish you could go back and tell yourself before having children? Go out with my friends more, go to the movies with my husband more, and brace myself for the tidal wave of baby stuff/gear about to invade my home.
Fondest childhood memory: Getting my first plastic pony beads
Your favorite 'go to' family friendly recipe? I always make the guacamole in my family. Not much of a recipe, but here it is - Mix avocados, garlic powder, salt and lemon to taste. Add a teaspoon of salsa. Secret is to get good avocados.