About This Lady : Lisa Plachy

Ever read a piece on Obvi and thought, “It’s like this Lady is reading my mind!”?  We certainly have felt this way, and thought it would be beneficial for you, our readers, to get to know the ladies a little more personally.  Every Monday moving forward y0u’ll get a little more detailed “About This Lady.”  Get excited!

Lisa Plachy
Lisa Plachy

What’s your weirdest, useless skill?

I can modify my sneeze to be whatever I want, sound and volume-wise.

What was your favorite BuzzFeed list in the last 3 months?

I don’t know the list title, but basically it went through these super romantic gestures of elderly people. It mentioned the 96-year-old man who wrote the song for his deceased wife and the radio station that produced it…but it had a bunch of other stories. I bawled my eyes out.

Who is your celebrity crush?

Matt Damon.

What is your go-to mid-night snack/comfort food?

Chips and salsa.

What was your best Netflix binge?

Arrested Development: best decision ever.

What is your biggest pet peeve?

Slow walking, especially the kind I can’t circumvent.

Who is your femme crush & why?

Lana del Rey for her ethereal beauty, killer talent as a writer and singer, her unique style and her raw edge.

When was a time you felt most complete?

I had a sweet spot in my life last year when I was about to graduate and knew I had a job lined up. I felt like everything in my life had come together and that I had the world in my hands. It was the culmination of years of hard work, good luck and amazing opportunities, and I had the time to spend it all celebrating with my friends and family.

What was the last book you read? What did you think of it?

The Martian Chronicles by Ray Bradbury. Like I am with everything of his, totally stunned. I thought it was incredibly imaginative and wonderful.

What was the last mind-blowing fact you learned or realized that shifted your worldview?

I’ve been learning and researching all the chemicals in our skincare/makeup/hair products and have switched to an (almost) completely natural routine free of unnecessary or toxic chemicals. My mind is consistently boggled