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Meet a Mother of Six Who Most People Don't Know is a Twin

Get to know this week's Meet Your Neighbor - Brenda Campbell.

Meet a Mother of Six Who Most People Don't Know is a Twin

Name: Brenda Campbell

Address: Baker Avenue, Hamilton

Family: Husband, Chris; Cailin, 17; Jimmy, 16; Lindsay, 13; Eileen, 11; Alison, 8; and Gaby, 6.

Occupation: College Recruiter for Philips of North America

Hobbies/Interests: Walking, spending time with my family and watching my kids play sports.

Favorite Quote: "Go confidently in the direction of your dreams. Live the life you've imagined," Thoreau.

What obstacle have you overcome? Learning to be a Mom! It is not as easy as it looks.

Something you do often that brings you joy: Being a wife and a Mom.

What are you passionate about? Spending time with my family and every day doing my best.

What did you study in school? Business

Are you utilizing this subject now? I guess with my current occupation as a recruiter.

Best Books: "Back Bay" by William Martin and "The Shack" by William P. Young.

Best Movies: "To Kill a Mockingbird," "It's a Wonderful Life" and "We Bought a Zoo"

Dream Vacation: Spending the summer driving across the United States with my family and seeing all the amazing sites.

Favorite Tradition: Chris cooking fried dough on Christmas morning for our family and friends.

Who is your favorite local resident? My husband Chris

Where is your favorite place on earth? West Beach

What do you wish you had done in your 20s but didn't? Backpack across Europe right after college with my best friend.

How long have you lived in Hamilton? 14 years

Why did you choose Hamilton? We chose Hamilton because our family is here and the outstanding school district.

What is your favorite place in Hamilton? On the sidelines of my kids' games.

What is your favorite shop? Jolie Tea

What is a fact about you that most don't know? I am an alumni of Hamilton-Wenham Regional High School and I am a twin.

Where would someone see you around town? I can be seen at numerous kids games each weekend or at Crosby's getting one more gallon of milk.

Which local services and programs do you support? The H-W Edfund, St. Paul's and Hamilton-Wenham athletics.

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