Boston Marathon – Fear, Fate & Donuts

The oldest and arguably the most famous marathon is the Boston Marathon. It is often referred to as the “grand daddy” of marathons. Marathon runners dream of a Boston qualifying time. As I continued planning for 50 marathons in 50…

Runs In The Family

On June 5, 2010, I got a Facebook invitation from niece Theresa Crance Stangle. She asked if I would like to join her and her sister Rebecca (Becky) Crance at Moline, Illinois for the Quad Cities Marathon. Well, it was…

It's A Marathon Not A Sprint

I was asked to join the board of Big Brothers Big Sisters in May of 2005. I agreed because I knew from my experience of growing up in a single parent home that adult mentors can really make the difference…

Change An Ending

We all have the ability to change an ending for at least one child. Together, we can change the ending for many. Thank you for following along as I run for this cause.

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Marathon4Kids

On the day of the Cherryland Electric Cooperative annual meeting, I saved my legs for standing, greeting, glad handing and speaking to the many members and guests in attendance. (I did get in a weight room workout at dawn just to take the "edge" off the day) By 8 pm, I will have been on my feet for 5 hours straight (maybe more). Annual meeting day is a marathon of a whole different kind but a marathon none the less. ...

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