Category Archives: hobbies

Eagle Scouts Rock! Mama Says So

Trustworthy, Loyal, Helpful, Friendly, Courteous, Kind, Obedient, Cheerful, Thrifty, Brave, Clean, Reverent.  I wish more people had that as their personal mission statement!  The Boy Scouts do.  I mean, its hard enough to try to live up to all those adjectives, but to be cheerful on top of it all? That’s seriously tough. The only thing […]

My Running Slumber Party – MC200

Once a year, I do a crazy thing called the MC200 race.  I jump in a van with a bunch of guys from my neighborhood and we run 200 miles from Madison, WI to Montrose Harbour in Chicago.  Why?  Well, lets just say it breaks up the routine of a working Mom and it is […]