Routt County Spotlight: Rebecca Dybas (Reba)
February 24, 2008
Steamboat Springs — Rebecca Dybas (Reba)
Place of birth: Porter, Ind.
Q. When did you move to Routt County and what brought you here?
A. November 2005. My little brother and lots of cool people.
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Q. What’s the biggest risk you’ve taken recently?
A. Skiing for the first time in 10 years
Q. Describe your morning routine.
A. Stretching, showering and beatifying
Q. Has a book ever changed your life? What was it and why?
A. “The Four Agreements” by Don Miguel Ruiz because it makes you love life, love yourself, be a wonderful person and not worry about anything petty.
Q. What’s the best piece of advice you’ve ever been given?
A. Live life to the fullest
Q. What three things would you want people to know about you?
A. I love life, my friends and family, and kids. I am a music junkie, and I love to dance.
Q. What did you want to be when you grew up?
A. I always wanted to be a teacher.
Q. If you could invite any four people to dinner, who would they be and what would you talk about?
A. My great-grandma (G-G), my dad’s dad that I never met, my dad, and my mom. We’d talk about their lives and how they view mine.
Q. Do you collect anything?
A. Pictures and music
Q. In the Meatloaf song, “I’d do anything for love, but I won’t do that,” what is that?
A. Since this will be in the paper, I will be modest … I would never take a liar, cheater or someone that didn’t love me 110 percent.
Q. What was your first job?
A. Car hop at a local root-beer stand, on roller skates and then Rollerblades, fancy changer and all.
Q. Who is your favorite superhero? Why?
A. Spiderman, I love the outfit.
Q. Do you have a tattoo? If so, what of and why did you choose it?
A. Several. I was dumb in college.
Q. If you could go back in time, to what event or time period would you go?
A. The ’60s, baby
Q. What is your favorite thing to do in Routt County?
A. Hike the beautiful terrain, float the river and just admire how gorgeous it is here.
Book: “The Four Agreements” and Dr. Seuss’ “Oh, The Places You’ll Go”
Song: Tough one, probably Pink Floyd’s “Learning to Fly”
Sport to watch: Football
Vacation spot: California
Recreational activity: Anything in water
Magazine: Women’s Health
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