Where are you from?
I grew up in Tiskilwa Illinois and currently live in Sterling Illinois.
Do you have any nicknames?
Tatertot has been my nickname since I was a little kid. I also was called Tash.2 in school.
Why did you sign up for JE?
I signed up because I loved the shirts. I also knew I could sell them because they are amazing and super soft!
Are you in a relationship?
Yes, I am engaged and getting married May 23, 2019!
Do you have any children?
No, but I have two amazing godsons and one niece and one nephew.
Do you have any pets?
Yes, we have Diesel who is a pitbull, and Ellis our cat. Diesel my fiancé found in a box on the side of the road when he was a puppy, and Ellis I saved from the horrible window box in Petsmart.
What would be the most amazing adventure to go on?
I would love to visit France some day.
What takes up too much of your time?
I spend way to much time cleaning the house. Haha. Cleaning never ends!
What makes your day better?
When I get home from work and Diesel just wants to cuddle together. Mind you he lays half way on me and is 60lbs. He always thinks he is a lap dog. Haha.
Who has impressed you the most with what they have accomplished?
My friend Ashley, she’s more like a sister now and she is rocking at being a single mom to her two little boys. She works full-time and raises them amazingly. I hope to be just as amazing when I have kids!
What are you most looking forward to in the next 10 years?
In the next 10 years, raising a family of my own, getting a remodel done to the house, and continuing my job by getting a promotion.
What movie title best describes your life?
I am not sure. Ive been through a lot in my life, more than a lot of people have been.
What are you most likely to become famous for?
My clothing addiction. Haha. Probably for my woodworking skills. I love to build and create new things.
What are you absolutely determined to do?
I am determined to keep moving forward with my job and J. Elizabeth. Also to help my godsons to grow up and be the gentlemen I know they can be.
Who or what inspires you?
Who inspires me most is definitely my godsons, I love to do my best at everything because I know they are watching me. They are only 3 and 4 but I know they watch what I do. My fiancé Matt also inspires me to do my best that I can. No matter what he always is behind me on things I do.
What do you wish your brain was better at doing?
Not over thinking everything. Also budget tracking. I am so bad at that!
What risks are worth taking?
Every risk. I love taking risks!
What makes life good?
To have friends and family around you and support you.
What do you want to be remembered for?
I want to be remembered for my hard work, for how I am always trying to help others out with whatever they need. No matter what I will always be remembered for how long my hair is. Haha
What advice would you give to others to motivate them?
I would tell them to just be themselves and set goals whether they are a monthly goal or a daily goal. They make you work harder for them and when you work hard and hit that goal you will always have a smile from ear to ear.
What is your favorite part of running your own boutique?
I absolutely love the new designs that are released. Also I love working at my own pace, my life can get super busy at times and I always know I can pause the boutique and get right back in it.
What are you favorite 3 shirts on the site?
Oh man, that is hard to pick just 3. Haha. Well i love the adult humor shirts because that is more my style. But if I had to choose 3 other shirts they would be: Country Love (was the first shirt I bought too), Don’t be a lady be a legend, and My reasons why (customizable one)