The Bachelorette’s Kaitlyn Bristowe Hates Ice Cream, Loves Extreme Couponing: 25 Things You Don’t Know About Me

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Kaitlyn Bristowe, 30, took a break from searching for love on ABC’s hit show The Bachelorette, which airs Mondays at 8 p.m., to fill Us Weekly in on 25 surprising facts about herself. 

1. I have an extreme fear of birds. It’s the flapping that scares me. 

2. I’m a huge musical theater nerd. When I was in high school, I was the fiddler in Fiddler on the Roof

3. If I could be an animal, I would be a quokka, the happiest animal in the world. 

4. I have naturally curly hair. 

5. Monopoly was my favorite game as a kid. 

6. I’ve never spent more than $100 on shoes. 

7. My favorite movie is Across the Universe

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8. I secretly sang in a choir and didn’t tell my friends for a year. 

9. I received a full-ride scholarship to a dance company. 

10. I love sushi. 

11. My guilty pleasure is watching Extreme Couponing

12. A Bernese mountain dog named Doug is my dream pet. 

13. I attended cosmetology school for three years. 

14. Laundry is my absolute favorite chore. 

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15. No one is closer to me than my mom. 

16. I hate ice cream. My favorite dessert is chocolate sticky toffee pudding. 

17. I am obsessed with Nirvana and Kurt Cobain. 

18. My favorite color is black. 

19. My middle name is Dawn, and my family calls me KD. 

20. Sometimes I bite my nails in my sleep. 

21. I’ve seen every single episode of Family Guy

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22. If I could go anywhere, I would go to the Canary Islands in Spain. 

23. I love country music, especially Luke Bryan. 

24. I love camping. One time the weather was awful, so we just camped in the garage. 

25. I high-five myself in the mirror in the mornings to set the day off right. 

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