As Seen On My Kayak

With summer quickly waning in the Midwest and a limited time for working out yesterday, Bob and I took our kayaks out on our neighborhood lake.  I also took my underwater camera for the first time.  Here are a couple of the shots I liked, with more to come after future rides...and now I will …

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After 900+ Games, A Soccer Mom No More

I am no longer a Soccer Mom. It is truly the end of a parenting era for me. It has been such a huge part of our family life, with 3 kids involved in house league, club, and school soccer for 18+ years. I calculated they have played in over 950 soccer games, with 1000s …

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Parents and Sideline Screaming

Overheard in 2 recent sophomore high school basketball games-- As an opposing team playing was being almost forced out of bounds by two of our defenders:  Male Fan—he’s being molested out there. Female Fan, who had been yelling non-stop the entire game, retorted—and the problem with that is? Male Fan, after long pause—It’s not a …

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