Tanya Ariel

I was always told about my bad features and I began to believe them. But this past year I chose to believe in myself.

Placed 3rd

in her group

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Winner to be featured on the cover of

Everyone has a secret talent, what is yours?

I can paint landscapes like Bob Ross, my kolaches and breads are out of this world and I write for a living.

If you were voted our cover girl, what would you do with $25,000?

I would put part of it in a fund for my daughter and put the rest toward paying off my school debt.