- Has attended a bullfight in Spain. It’s a bit gory for her, so she’s not sure she’ll go again.
- Loves weeding the garden, cutting the grass, and being outdoors.
- Was a four-year varsity and all-conference cross-country runner in high school.
- Received a college scholarship for her piano-playing skills.
- Is very vocal while watching her Cubs and Bears games. One of these years one of them will win it all, right?
- Has volunteered at a number of different places in Chicago – a museum, the zoo, a hospital, and a school.
- Is an identical twin and has frequently been mistaken for his brother. Not by Karin, of course!
- Bungee jumped off a crane at the Wisconsin State Fair. He’s not planning to do that again!
- Is afraid of heights – ironic, huh?
- Rode a segway in Rome. No helmet, no training – just 8 euros.
- Enjoys reading books about science fiction, history and mystery.
- Favorite foods are steak and oysters.