That's where Mike's plan comes in. He's been finding all kinds of fun things, and I'm pretty much always game. Besides, I'm a stay-at-home mom - I'll jump at any chance I can get to escape our house! We've been to a polo match, a ham radio demonstration, and snowshoeing, to name just a few. And last night, we did this...
|Can you see Drew Barrymore?|
|Bonaventure? Is that you? Is it time to shoot the duck??|
That's right...the roller derby! Other than Whip It!, I had no idea what to expect. I was sort of picturing the roller rink from my middle-school days, but let me tell you that these chicks are tough. And they get to wear pretty cool outfits, too. And they had awesome names like Dawn K. Kong and Gluteus Maxine. The people watching might have been the best part, though, and this little girl wins the prize for being the cutest:
Well...maybe these girls are the cutest...
I don't think I'll be joining the Lansing Derby Vixens
Sandwiched around our night on the town was a nine-mile run (yes, you read that right - nine miles!), an afternoon at Costco with my parents, and a lazy Sunday spent knitting, drinking coffee, and putting the finishing touches on a little something for my valentine.
Any suggestions for our next adventure?