Monthly Archives: December 2013

‘Twas a Hockey Doubleheader

[OMG, this is from Tuesday, December 3rd!  I’m so far behind I may never catch up!  Yesterday (Thursday, the 12th), I did two blog posts and the annual Christmas letter . . . and I’m still losing ground.  Lest you … Continue reading

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Nike National High School Cross Country Meet

This meet took place in Portland, Oregon, on Saturday, December 7.  It was cold!  This is the Heartland Region team – that would be us.  All photos herein were provided by Doug Hasz, who had a family relationship interest in the … Continue reading

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Big Band Experience

This was Tuesday night at the AAAA Theatre.  It was like the cream filling in an oreo cookie, as it was bracketed on both weekends by “A Christmas Story.”  When we entered the seating area, my first thought was – … Continue reading

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“What are ya’ watchin’ there, Cubbie?”

[“GOPHERS!’] This game took place a week ago Sunday.  Talk about not meeting your press deadlines!  Anyway, as you’ll recall, the Gopher women’s hockey team beat Princeton 9 – 1 in that match-up.  And lest you think the Tigers are not … Continue reading

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Our Weekend With Mookie

Our general readership may be excused here.  This is about an overnight in the Cities where we went for our Aunt Mary Kay’s (a/k/a, Mookie) mumble, mumble, mumbleth birthday in North Oaks.  That’s her on the left above, with her husband, … Continue reading

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Of Boats, Carolers, and . . . Cold

[Already known near and far as the sun dog over Lake Cowdry on December 5, shot on my way home from the gym at about 8:30 am.  😉  Not with the “big” camera but with the little snap shot camera … Continue reading

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GOPHERS – 6, Princeton – 0

Spoiler alert:  After having had their all-time record 62-game winning streak finally come to an end, the Gophers with last weekend’s sweep of the Tigers have now won 66 of their last 67 games.  It would seem the only somewhat … Continue reading

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