“ Choose joy “ Is a quote Chef Wendi Simons lives by. She is from Utah and she actually grew up on a farm as a young girl, she worked a lot and she says just being on the farm was pretty exciting. There were cows, horses, and all other sorts of farm animals. She also had lots of friends! She has a sister here at Landmark High School, our greenhouse teacher, Monica Giffing. Wendi is 7 years older than Monica and growing up, they were and still are very close sisters.