‘Live your days as they come’: Five minutes with Mandy More, 30, assistant manager at Murdoch’s Ranch & Home | CraigDailyPress.com

‘Live your days as they come’: Five minutes with Mandy More, 30, assistant manager at Murdoch’s Ranch & Home

Mandy More shows off the patriotic setup of miniature American flags on sale at Murdoch’s. More, 30, is an assistant manager at the supply store and will be paying tribute to members of the military today, including her grandparents and her sister, who recently finished a tour of duty with the U.S. Navy.

Where is your hometown?Where is your hometown? “I was born and raised in Steamboat.” "I was born and raised in Steamboat."

Where is your hometown? "I was born and raised in Steamboat."

What brought you to Craig?What brought you to Craig? “I live in Hayden now, so I just started commuting here instead of to Steamboat. It’s a great town, great community and everybody’s just like a family here.” "I live in Hayden now, so I just started commuting here instead of to Steamboat. It's a great town, great community and everybody's just like a family here."

What brought you to Craig? "I live in Hayden now, so I just started commuting here instead of to Steamboat. It's a great town, great community and everybody's just like a family here."

Motto or outlook on life?Motto or outlook on life? “Do your best and it is what it is. You live your days as they come.” "Do your best and it is what it is. You live your days as they come."

Motto or outlook on life? "Do your best and it is what it is. You live your days as they come."

When did you first get started in your job?When did you first get started in your job? “I’ve been at Murdoch’s since November. I worked at the feed store in Steamboat for nine years and I just wanted to continue working in the ranching and home supply business so I started here cashiering and continued on from there.” "I've been at Murdoch's since November. I worked at the feed store in Steamboat for nine years and I just wanted to continue working in the ranching and home supply business so I started here cashiering and continued on from there."

When did you first get started in your job? "I've been at Murdoch's since November. I worked at the feed store in Steamboat for nine years and I just wanted to continue working in the ranching and home supply business so I started here cashiering and continued on from there."

Favorite part of life in Northwest Colorado?Favorite part of life in Northwest Colorado? “The outdoors. Every different time of year, you can go out and do something. Summer is boating and camping, wintertime is snowmobiling and sledding. Stuff like that.” "The outdoors. Every different time of year, you can go out and do something. Summer is boating and camping, wintertime is snowmobiling and sledding. Stuff like that."

Favorite part of life in Northwest Colorado? "The outdoors. Every different time of year, you can go out and do something. Summer is boating and camping, wintertime is snowmobiling and sledding. Stuff like that."

Least favorite?Least favorite? “You never know what kind of weather you’re going to have. You can start the day with sunshine and end up with snow.” "You never know what kind of weather you're going to have. You can start the day with sunshine and end up with snow."

Least favorite? "You never know what kind of weather you're going to have. You can start the day with sunshine and end up with snow."

Favorite meal from a local restaurant?Favorite meal from a local restaurant? “Anything from the buffet at The Galaxy.” "Anything from the buffet at The Galaxy.”

Favorite meal from a local restaurant? "Anything from the buffet at The Galaxy.”

Song you could listen to 1,000 times?Song you could listen to 1,000 times? “Cyndi Lauper, ‘Girls Just Want To Have Fun.’ Everybody will probably laugh at me, but I grew up on her (music) and it’s all my mom played as I was growing up and it just kind of stuck.” "Cyndi Lauper, 'Girls Just Want To Have Fun.' Everybody will probably laugh at me, but I grew up on her (music) and it's all my mom played as I was growing up and it just kind of stuck."

Song you could listen to 1,000 times? "Cyndi Lauper, 'Girls Just Want To Have Fun.' Everybody will probably laugh at me, but I grew up on her (music) and it's all my mom played as I was growing up and it just kind of stuck."

Biggest pet peeve?Biggest pet peeve? “Not being able to get a project accomplished in a day. It’s something I’ve had to learn to overcome because I’m the kind of person that I want to start a project and get it done, but it’s not something that’s always manageable.” "Not being able to get a project accomplished in a day. It's something I've had to learn to overcome because I'm the kind of person that I want to start a project and get it done, but it's not something that's always manageable."

Biggest pet peeve? "Not being able to get a project accomplished in a day. It's something I've had to learn to overcome because I'm the kind of person that I want to start a project and get it done, but it's not something that's always manageable."

Dream vacation?Dream vacation? “Anything I can do with my family. It doesn’t matter where it is as long as I’m with my family.” "Anything I can do with my family. It doesn't matter where it is as long as I'm with my family."

Dream vacation? "Anything I can do with my family. It doesn't matter where it is as long as I'm with my family."

Nightmare vacation?Nightmare vacation? “I can’t think of anything. I like to experience everything at least once.” "I can't think of anything. I like to experience everything at least once."

Nightmare vacation? "I can't think of anything. I like to experience everything at least once."

Word or phrase you'd use to describe yourself?Word or phrase you’d use to describe yourself? “Upbeat and willingness to do anything.” "Upbeat and willingness to do anything."

Word or phrase you'd use to describe yourself? "Upbeat and willingness to do anything."

Proudest accomplishment?Proudest accomplishment? “Getting the assistant manager position here. I just got the job last Thursday. I think I have a lot of willingness not to tell people what to do but ask them and work right along with them and work as hard as I want to see them working.” "Getting the assistant manager position here. I just got the job last Thursday. I think I have a lot of willingness not to tell people what to do but ask them and work right along with them and work as hard as I want to see them working."

Proudest accomplishment? "Getting the assistant manager position here. I just got the job last Thursday. I think I have a lot of willingness not to tell people what to do but ask them and work right along with them and work as hard as I want to see them working."

Favorite part of Memorial Day weekend?Favorite part of Memorial Day weekend? “Just spending it with family for the kickoff to summer and getting to see people you don’t see on an everyday basis. Both of my grandparents served in the military and my little sister just completed a five-year tour with the Navy. We always do something in memory of all the people who have served in the military. A lot of people are out there serving for us and giving us what we have here and they put a lot of their personal time into it for us.” "Just spending it with family for the kickoff to summer and getting to see people you don't see on an everyday basis. Both of my grandparents served in the military and my little sister just completed a five-year tour with the Navy. We always do something in memory of all the people who have served in the military. A lot of people are out there serving for us and giving us what we have here and they put a lot of their personal time into it for us."

Favorite part of Memorial Day weekend? "Just spending it with family for the kickoff to summer and getting to see people you don't see on an everyday basis. Both of my grandparents served in the military and my little sister just completed a five-year tour with the Navy. We always do something in memory of all the people who have served in the military. A lot of people are out there serving for us and giving us what we have here and they put a lot of their personal time into it for us."

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