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The Life and Times of Arvian Lynita Harper

By ArvianH
  • Birth

    I was born at Annapolis Hospital in Wayne, Michigan to Arthur and Vivian Beanum. My first name is a combination of my parents' names and my middle name is a combination my my grandmothers' names, Lydia and Wanita
  • Moved to Denver, Colorado

    Moved to Denver, Colorado
    My father's familiy lives in Michigan and my mother's family lives in Colorado.
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    Childhood in Denver

    I had the most uneventful childhood ever! No broken bones, no special vacations, nothing out of the ordinary. I enjoyed my life with my family, friends, and pets.
  • Graduated High School

    Graduated High School
    I graduated from East High School with a 4.3 GPA and went to prom with the love of my life! My favorite year of school by far!
  • Got Chico

    Got Chico
    Chico is a teacup chihuahua and is apart of our family. I love love love him. He is the smartest dog I know!
  • Aaryn Marie Harper

    Aaryn Marie Harper
    The life and death of my angel.
  • Started my Shea Business

    Started my Shea Business
    Shea butter was the only thing that healed my eczema and is the best product for my hair. I turned my love for shea butter into a small business and am hoping to be a billionaire one day!
  • Married Marcus Aaron Harper

    Married Marcus Aaron Harper
    Marcus and I started dating June 8, 2000 when we went to East and have been together ever since. Our wedding day was one of the greatest days of my life.
  • Barak Obama

    Barak Obama
    I got to hear presidential candidate Barak Obama, soon to be first black president, speak in Denver!
  • Became an Early Childhood Professional

    Became an Early Childhood Professional
    I got my Group Leader Preschool and Infant/Toddler Certification, as well as Director Certification from the Community College of Denver! I finished with a 4.0 GPA!
  • 1st trip to Puerto Rico

    1st trip to Puerto Rico
    I love Puerto Rico!! I will surely be back!
  • My 1st (and probably last) Tattoo

    My 1st (and probably last) Tattoo
    This tattoo has spiritural meaning to me. It is a braided band on my left-hand ring finger. One strand for me, one for Marcus, and one for God. It was soooooo painful!
  • Earned BA in Early Childhood Education

    Earned BA in Early Childhood Education
    I graduated from the Urban Education Program at the University of Northern Colorado with a 3.9 GPA! (Future)