Category Archives: Sports

Dealing with hockey cuts

This is my 9 year old son’s 3rd year of playing hockey. He started at the 7 and 8s level and we got to watch his quick transformation from the awkward kid on the team who could barely stay on … Continue reading

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The Ping Pong Table

Last December, I finally got the kids a ping pong table for the basement.  Ok, you got me, it wasn’t exactly for the kids, it was more for me.  I love ping pong and always wanted a table. So here … Continue reading

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New Hockey Parents On The Block

Meet the block’s newest hockey mom and dad! Albeit a tad unwillingly.  Amie and I weren’t exactly bursting at the seams to put the boys in hockey.  We wanted them to learn how to skate but wanted to steer clear … Continue reading

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Son, You Stunk Up The Joint But You Had Fun

Yesterday, I cringed as I watched my 7 year-old son play ball hockey with his team. My inside voice yelled, “Come on Mik! Hustle!” But it’s not cool to yell at kids’ games. Or is it? Anyways I didn’t. I … Continue reading

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Wimpy Daddy Braved Cold To Attend Son’s Christmas Concert

Yesterday, it being the Christmas season and all, my 5-year old had his school Christmas concert.  And yes, it’s a Christmas concert, not a holiday concert.  We are celebrating Christmas here, not a holiday.  But anyways, pardon the digression, the … Continue reading

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A Thank You Letter To The National Hockey League

Dear NHL, It’s me, Carlos.  You should know me by now since I’ve been a faithful follower of yours for some time now.  I even bought season tickets so I can actually go to games.  My wife thinks I am … Continue reading

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Daddy and the hockey game

It’s NHL Playoffs!  To top it off, The Washington Capitals are right in in the thick of things and have a good chance of winning the cup this year. I am not sure what turned an island boy, fresh off … Continue reading

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JETS!!

I was fortunate to attend the very first Jets’ hockey game last night.  It was only an exhibition game but it sure didn’t feel like one.  It all started out with me finding out that my season seats were fabulous … Continue reading

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