Hockey widow

Soup Husband Curt and his hockey team, the Men of Steel, are in Toronto this weekend at the Hockey North America tournament. He's been looking forward to the getaway - and the chance to play hockey in the Motherland. What hockey nut wouldn't be thrilled to play in the same city as the Hockey Hall … Continue reading Hockey widow

I could lick the ice from these seats!

One of Curt's teammates emailed him mid-day yesterday, offering enough Caps tickets - FREE! - for our whole family for last night's game. He called them "lower level seats", and in so doing, displayed a unique gift for understatement. Two of the seats were ROW A ON THE GLASS - the section where you have … Continue reading I could lick the ice from these seats!

Let’s talk sports. Because guys dig that.

I learned years ago that guys like them a girl who can talk some sports.  Once upon a time, I was heavily involved with recruitment for my company, and I found sports to be an effective icebreaker during the elevator ride.  It worked 99% of the time. (There was one guy, a geeky type, who … Continue reading Let’s talk sports. Because guys dig that.