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Five Great Websites for April Fool’s Pranksters
Be Inspired! / Big Scout Project

Five Great Websites for April Fool’s Pranksters

It’s That Time of the Month – in fact it’s That Time of the Year when you’ve got permission to let your inner prankster loose for a day. April Fool’s is here. Let’s be clear: scouts are inherently do-gooders. Scouts don’t balance cups of water on top of doors waiting for innocents to walk into an unexpected … Continue reading

Step It Up: Five Great Resources to Get Walking
Be Adventurous! / Be Inspired! / Health/Fitness / Sports & Recreation

Step It Up: Five Great Resources to Get Walking

It’s “That Time of the Month,” gang — my monthly opportunity to share some of the great resources I’ve stumbled upon while working through the badges for the Big Scout Project. You know I’ve become something of a walker over the past year, and I just celebrated my 500-miles-in-one-year mark. So it seemed like a … Continue reading

Photo Essay #5: Lady Bird Lake, an Urban Oasis
Be Creative! / Be Curious! / Hobbies / Photography / Reboot Camp

Photo Essay #5: Lady Bird Lake, an Urban Oasis

Along with my friend Adrienne and my dog Freida, I hoofed several hundred miles this past year around Lady Bird Lake (formerly Town Lake), in Austin, TX. The name’s a bit deceiving; it really doesn’t look like a lake. It looks more like a river that cuts from east to west and separates south Austin … Continue reading