Category Archives: sports

Hug It Out!

Football is not typically known for its touching, weepy, or heartfelt moments.  But after watching the Steelers fight for every point with their third-string quarterback Charlie Batch against the Ravens this past Sunday, and then pull out an unexpected and … Continue reading

Posted in Baltimore Ravens, Ben Roethlisberger, Charlie Batch, football, games, NHL, Pittsburgh Steelers, sports, victory | 2 Comments

Ravens, Steelers, Oh My!

It took over six years, but Gary finally did it: he somehow got this hockey-loving woman into watching football.  The silly NHL lockout certainly helps, since there is nothing else to watch right now. I took a liking to the … Continue reading

Posted in football, Gary, NHL, Pittsburgh Steelers, sports | Tagged | 3 Comments

Lower Your Standards

Traveling to Hickville is like tumbling down a rabbit hole into a Twilight Zone of inbred absurdity.  How anyone could drag the kids there and force them to live there is beyond me: we are not talking merely a small … Continue reading

Posted in brainwashing kids, church, cult religion, hick town, kids, poor mothering skills, sports | 6 Comments

Countdown Commencing…

Looming on the horizon is an enormously important event, one that cannot be missed under any circumstances! Now that useless sports like football and basketball are finished, we can turn our attention back to the glory that is HOCKEY! Yes, … Continue reading

Posted in Gary, hockey, kids, sports, Tampa Bay Lightning | 5 Comments

Shut-Outs and Gator Sandwiches

See, miracles do happen. On Saturday, my dismally disappointing hockey team, the Tampa Bay Lightning, shut out the New York Islanders, 4-0. Goalie Mike Smith stopped 30 shots and earned his first shut-out since December 2008. (That one was against … Continue reading

Posted in football, hockey, sports, Tampa Bay Lightning | 2 Comments

Soccer Stars

Move over, Vinny Lecavalier and Marty St. Louis! Today I am talking about 3 little soccer players who treated a crowd of doting parents and friends to outstanding games last night. I love watching little kids’ games, especially the really … Continue reading

Posted in girls, soccer, sports | 7 Comments