Entries Tagged as 'football'

Packers vs. Cowboys: A House Divided

January 11th, 2015 · No Comments




We had a full house with many friends coming over to watch the Packers vs. the Cowboys. Most people did not really care who won but knew the stakes were high in our family. Makai remained neutral, wearing a sweater with no logos, just a football on it. Nothing got too crazy. It was an exciting game and the Packers came out ahead in the end. I’m doing my best not to gloat.

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Super Bowl XLVIII

February 5th, 2014 · No Comments


Super Bowl 48: A quiet, relaxing night. Never thought I’d use those words to describe Super Bowl Sunday! Makai and I bypassed all the madness to spend the evening with Jen and Chad and Quinn. We played board games with Quinn and played with Makai while watching the game. Like most people I know, I didn’t really care who won the game, the Broncos or the Seahawks. I was cheering for Manning, but at the same time wanted the Seahawks to win. In the end the game was a total blowout, with the Seahawks winning 48-8.

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Makai’s First Halloween

November 5th, 2013 · No Comments


On Makai’s first Halloween he got to wear this cute outfit from grandpa and grandma. We didn’t do anything special, but it was his first outing – to do the doctor’s office. We take him to Town and Country Pediatrics and everyone there was all dressed up to celebrate. That was cool, except when the doctor walked in I wanted to bust out laughing. He was dressed as Mike Ditka! Kind of hard to concentrate and take him seriously when he had a fake mustache on!

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