co-founder & canine culinary goddess
Dream trip: Hiking the 480 miles of Camino de Santiago de Compostela.
If I wasn’t working at Cloud Star: I’d be a dairy goat farmer.
Favorite superhero: My mom.
Favorite smell: The air coming out of the dryer vent.
If I could have dinner with anyone dead or living: It would be my grandma.
Favorite quote: “Don’t ruin today worrying about tomorrow.”
Best advice: If it doesn’t feel right, go with your gut.
Barked at: Goats
Favorite activity: Sleeping
Favorite food: Fresh from the oven Buddy Biscuits.
Dreamt about: Her younger days when she spent every waking hour frolicking with Nala.
Favorite Song: "The Puppy Song" (Harry Nilsson) or the jingle from the 80’s toy Rub-a-dub Doggie (mom sang it to me when I would have a bath).
Favorite food: Anything I find underneath the dinner table.
Pet peeve: People who ignore me.
Favorite movie: Lassie
Super power: Willing anyone within 5 feet to pet me
If I’m not sleeping on my back you’ll find me: Hiking
Next adventure: Marriage
Nickname: Can Can
If I could only eat one thing: Veggie Pizza.
You might never guess: I skydived in Switzerland.
Can't live without: My dogs, Scout & Jack.
biscuit whisperer of the west
Master of: Unicorn Parades
Last place I got lost: Denver. Note to self: always have a car charger. You never know when you’ll get hit with a snow storm…
If I am not at work, I am: Exploring the world, on the back of a horse.
Once dreamed: That elephants and camels would be great pets. Still banking on the camel…
Favorite 80’s band: Talking Heads – no question!
Can’t live without: My amazing friends and family. And, of course, my fur kids.
central states biscuit slinger
Nickname: Kagie, Measle, Lil Bit
Last place I got lost: The economy parking lot at O’hare airport.
80’s band: Mötley Crüe
If I could eat only one thing: CHEESE!
Biggest weakness: My dogs….they have complete control over me!
Favorite word: I would tell you but it might ruin your opinion of me!
Superhero: My Dad….he was all of the superhero’s wrapped up into one great man.
Favorite holiday: Anytime I can spend with my family and friends.
Makes me laugh: My husband Adam.
If I am not at work, I am: Hanging out with my dog Luke, at the pottery studio, volunteering at the local animal shelter, or singing in my car
Can't resist: Homemade chocolate chip cookies
Passionate about: Classic R & B
Can't live without: Dark chocolate
Favorite quote: "Until one has loved an animal, a part of one's soul remains unawakened." - Anatole France
Personal credo: "When I rest, I rust."
Next adventure: The big island of Hawaii – Aloha!
Once I dreamed: Of being an architect.
Theme song: “To Know Him Is to Love Him” by the Teddy Bears
Will always dance to: Anything Erasure
If I am not at work, I am: Somewhere else.
Dream car: One that is fueled by air.
Makes me laugh: Kathy Griffin, Margaret Cho, Lisa Lampanelli
Favorite game: Dominoes - Mexican Train
Last place I got lost: Marbella Spain, in the year 2000, looking for a new hotel.
Scared of: spiders
Favorite book as a child: Little Women
80’s band: Rod Stewart
If I could only eat just one thing: Banana pancakes
Favorite phrase: “It is what it is”
Will always dance to: Any song... I love to dance
Weirdest food combination: Cereal and wine
I unwind by: Reading
Favorite game: Ping Pong
Favorite smell: Cinnamon
chief feline officer
Master of: Waking sleeping humans, one lick on their face and their awake.
Scared of: When I hear “the Vet” – always poking, squeezing and needles – never a good visit.
Best skill: Unrolling the toilet paper, am quite fast before I get caught.
Biggest weakness: Catnip, superman had kryptonite, I have Catnip.
When I'm not at work I'm: I don’t work, that’s why I have a servant.
Superhero: Really a cross between superman, Spiderman and Puss.
Most embarrassing moment: Hairball incident 2013, don’t want to say more.
I unwind by: Several long naps.
Favorite smell: Catnip, love, love that stuff.
lady of the ledgers
Master of: Synchronized swimming
Super Power: Mind Control
Scared of: Husband’s bookkeeping skills.
If I could only eat just one thing: Pizza
Master of: Online shopping.
You might never guess: I know every line in the movie, Grease.
If I could only eat just one thing: Chinese food, probably mapo tofu.
Biggest weakness: Being controlled by a 10 pound pekapoo, and doing whatever she demands, which usually means keeping her Kong filled with cookies.
If I am not at work, I am: At the movies.
Barks at: People who don’t obey traffic laws.
Favorite holiday: Christmas
Favorite game: My family calls it Hell, but I think it’s more well known as Nertz. It’s a fun fast paced card game – watch out, there have been injuries.
Most awesome place I’ve traveled to: Galapagos Islands
Master of: Excel
Passion: Denver Broncos
Super Power: Remembering obscure facts.
Best Skill: Nunchucks - not really.
80's Band: MC Hammer
Will always dance to: Macarena, Electric Slide, Party Rock Anthem.
Superhero: Superman or John Elway (same thing)
I unwind by: Hiking, watching sports, playing sports, playing video games, watching movies
professional miscellaneous task specialist
Nickname: Unfortunately K-Fed.
Can't live without: Food and water obviously.
Next adventure: Making it home safely in St. Louis rush hour traffic.
Last place I got lost: The Black Forest in Germany with my brother. Very traumatic experience.
I unwind by: Cycling and spending time with my dog Layla (pictured above).
I can’t live without: Lakers basketball. Just like the rest of my family, I am a diehard Lakers fan! There have been times when I've lost my voice watching games, and sometimes, I've even cried when they lost in the playoffs. Embarrassing, I know.
Best skill: Drawing.
You might never guess: I drive a V8 truck! I love my truck, I can’t see myself driving a car.
If I could eat just one thing: SUSHI!
I unwind by: Going to the beach or going on a local hike with friends.
Passion: I love to cook. I love trying new recipes I find on Pinterest. I actually made a magnetic calendar for my fridge with meals that I planned for the month that was color-coded by protein. Awesome!
Once I dreamed: I wanted to be a dancer when I was younger.
Scared of: I am afraid of heights.
Best skill: I can do a really good chipmunk voice.
If I could eat only one thing: Sushi – my favorite.
Favorite word: Yes.
Will always dance to: I will pretty much dance to any song. I go around my house singing and dancing pretty much non-stop.
Weirdest food combo: I dip my French fries in my chocolate milkshake.
Master of: TV Marathon Sessions
Best skill: Cooking
Favorite book as a child: The Babysitters Club series.
If I could eat only one thing: Sushi…or pasta…or pizza…or cupcakes...
I might get caught singing: Anything Taylor Swift.
When I'm not at work I'm: At the beach.
Favorite holiday: 4th of July
Nickname: T-Bone (it's not really catching on), Mr. Matt
Adopted by a TV family: The Seavers
80's band: Devo
Biggest weakness: Peanut Butter M&M's.
Weirdest food combo: Butterscotch syrup and sardines (I'm not saying it's good, but it'd definitely be weird).
I might get caught singing: Theme songs from sitcoms of the 80's.
If I could only eat one thing: That would be lame.
Favorite word: Hella. It fell out of my vocab since I moved from the Bay Area, but I hella miss it!
Last place I got lost: Trying to find my car in the Cloud Star parking lot.
Master of: Bored internet browsing/shopping.
Next adventure: Costa Rica!
Last place I got lost: All the time. I'd be lost without GPS.
If I could only eat one thing: Pizza.
Biggest weakness: Bread. I don't think there was a type I didn't like.
Favorite word: Chillax or lollygag. They're just fun to say.
Can't live without: My laptop or my family.
If I'm not at work, I am: Hiking or hanging out with friends.
Weirdest food combo: Cheetos and mustard (don't knock it until you've tried it).
Favorite smell: Freshly baked cookies.
Favorite game: CanJam.