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MEET: Candy Nelson

December 16, 2010


Candy NelsonName: Candy Nelson
Occupation: Financial aid assistant
Hometown/residence: Beloit
Spouse: Richard
Children: Michael, Magdelyn, Slate
Grandchildren: Anyanessa and Kol
Pets: Buster and Dottie, my little chihuahuas
Hobbies: Ballroom dancing, spending time on the ole Rock River,and cooking for the family.
What are a few of your favorite things? A fresh winter snowfall, the smell of a squeaky clean baby, the sound of the birds singing and laughing until I cry.
What three items go in your desert island backpack? Computer, Internet, and my slippers.
Favorite meal? Our family tradition of Christmas Swedish Krupkakka. 
What can’t you live without? Cannot live without the internet!
What do you do in your free time? Could you define free time for me?
Who are your top-two fantasy dinner party guests? Michael Jackson and Lucille Ball
Beatles or Stones? Beatles
What’s your favorite hidden gem here in the area? This college
What’s the number one thing on your bucket list? Learning how to play the piano!