Category Archives: football


Happy Friday! I’m really looking forward to this weekend. Sunday, Bailey’s baseball team will be playing for 1st place. We are 6-0 in league, but there is one team that 5-0-1. So it’ll come down to them losing, and us winning, to … Continue reading

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This made me laugh!

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Football Food!!!

With football season right around the corner, I thought I’d try and find some new game snacks. I came across “The Girl Who Ate Everything” and well, the name caught my eye. All three sound delicious to me, especially the hoagie dip.

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Super Prayer?

I happened to catch part of an episode of The Talk the other day, before the Super Bowl. This is the first time I’d seen it since the Great Firing took place, so Holly Robinson Peete and Leah Remini weren’t … Continue reading

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Excessive Celebration or Prayer?

We’re all (ok, most of us) football fans, here. And all of our teams, Pro, College, HS, even PeeWee, have been on the receiving end of a bad call. We’ve all seen a game turn, for good or for bad, … Continue reading

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To Joy from Jim*

*Jim is my lurker Big Brother… And I am honor bound to present this message from him:

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Who Was Right?

Maybe I’m in the minority here, but I could not believe that this clip went viral over the weekend. For full disclosure, Harbaugh (the 49ers coach, in the dark jacket) used to QB for the Bears, and, except for his … Continue reading

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Game On!

There’s a battle tonight. May the best team win… Which, actually, could be…

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Should Hank Williams Jr. remain voice of ‘Monday Night Football’?

Did anyone notice anything different about the opening of Monday Night Football last night? Okay, no more Hank Williams Jr singing his Monday Night Football song. Here is what he did if you don’t know. So then, do we not have freedom … Continue reading

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You’re Fired?

In the town west of me, there is a controversy that’s been going on for quite a while.  They have a football team at the high school that has a pretty gruesome record. One of their games in a recent … Continue reading

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Get It Right or Go Home

Most of you know that I’m a musician. Went to school for it and everything.   Because of that, I’ve spent a lot of time through the years teaching many young men and women to play music.  To read the notes, … Continue reading

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Only for you Laura

I’m risking life and limb posting this if my “boys” see it but I will for you Laura. May your team be the best today and good luck! GO BEARS!!!!!! LET’S GO BEARS!!!!!!! This just proves I’ll do almost anything … Continue reading

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No Football?

Here’s a rant… can we find some way to make it illegal to put EVERY football game on cable?  Honestly, what is New Year’s Day without the Rose Bowl?  And yet, here we are, in the middle of Iowa, carrying … Continue reading

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Happy Friday everyone! This will be short and sweet, because nothing new has really been going on around here, and we have no real plans this weekend. Which is nice. I do plan on taking a LOT of clothes to … Continue reading

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May the best man win……shake and be nice……

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We’re, most of us, football fans here.  So I have a question for ya.  Consider this video that has gone viral: Here’s the play, in a nutshell, because there isn’t a play-by-play: The play started on the play before.  The … Continue reading

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New! Cash for Clunkers Program

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Pull Up a Bleacher

I totally love football, and honestly, as much as I like the NFL and college games, nothing – NOTHING – beats a high school game.  I don’t know if it’s like this where you are, but here in Iowa, Friday … Continue reading

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The Standard of Harassment

I rarely want to call radio shows.  But when I heard this story being discussed on two separate shows, I found myself talking to the radio, nearly screaming at it, and stomping around my kitchen, slamming pots in my indignance.  … Continue reading

Posted in adults, arguments, beauty, behavior, celebrities, character, choices, clothes, comfortable, dumb, embarrassed, fairness, football, gender behavior, gimmicks, harassment, life lessons, lifestyles, Media, men, news, opinions, Political Correctness, professional behavior, sex, sports, stupid people, Uncategorized, whining, women, working | Tagged , , , , , , , , , | 21 Comments

Question of the Day

The decision will be announced this afternoon… what do you think?  Should the 2014 SuperBowl be held in Tampa, FL, or at The Meadowlands, New Jersey?  The Tampa stadium is domed, The Meadowlands is open-air.

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Too Much, Too Soon?

Meet David Sills, Jr.  David is in middle school, a seventh grader in Delaware who loves to play football.  And he’s entered into a verbal agreement with USC to play for them in 2015. I was all set to be … Continue reading

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Question of the Day

Colts or Saints?

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I know that I’ve talked about this before but I really feel the need to do it again. For those of you who know us, this will come as no shock. For those of you who could care less, sorry for … Continue reading

Posted in anger, behavior, brett farve, differences, disappointment, emotions, facebook, family, feelings, football, friends, kindness, love, manners, people, relationships, sadness, things | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 39 Comments

I gotta feeling…..

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Team vs Player

During a recent NFL Playoff weekend, when the Vikings were doing battle with the Cowboys, Joy mentioned that the Cowboys had, yet again, been referred to as “America’s Team”, and wondered why.  So, I did a little checking. According to … Continue reading

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