MEET YOUR NEIGHBOR: Jesika Denham
Where I live: Grass Valley.
How long I’ve lived in Nevada County: All my life.
Why I like living here: I like living here because all my friends and family are here.
What I do in my spare time: Hang out with friends, listen to 106.7 Z-Rock and babysit my brother.
My family: I have one little brother, Ben’ my mom, Candy; my dad, Mike; my grandparents Bill and Sharon; and my Aunt Amanda and Uncle Matt.
Best friend: My best friends are Desiree and Chris. They have been there for me when I’ve needed them. Desiree has been my best friend for almost four years, and Chris has been my best friend for a while, as well.
Favorite food: Junk food – anything sweet and yummy.
Pets: I have two dogs – Molly and Cash – and God knows how many fish.
Job: Well, I never had what I called a job, but I did do babysitting for a while and still do kinda.
What I like about my job: I did like getting paid.
What I would change about my job: Get a better job.
The best job I ever had: I never had a best job.
If I won a million: I would invest it in the bank so that I would get more money out of it, or I would spend it on stuff I needed.
My favorite vacation: Going camping in Fort Bragg.
My dream vacation: Going to every state.
My greatest accomplishment: Finding my best friends.
If I could relive my life, I would: I would change my past and make it better.
What I’d change about the world: How adults think about teenagers.
The most important lessons I’ve learned: To never give up on life even if you hate it s
The people who have made the biggest difference in my life: My two best friends, Desiree and Chris, and my baby brother.
My hero: I don’t have a hero.
The best book I’ve read recently: “The Green Mile.”
My personal theme song: “Come As You Are,” by Nirvana.
Favorite TV Show: “MTV2 Rock”
A movie I’d recommend: “The Green Mile.”
What you should know about me: That I’m not as bad as I look or act. If you really get to know me, I can be just fun … NOT!!!!!!
A secret I’ve never told anyone before now: Nothing I would tell the whole town, so sorry.
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