Category Archives: sports

Olympic Story – John Orozco

I’m a sucker for a good Olympics story. A story of struggling, a story of adversity, a story of conquering. John Orozco, an Olympic gymnast from the Bronx, has such a story. John’s dad saw a flyer for free lessons … Continue reading

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Old Timey

My husband and nine year old went to a hockey game with my son’s friend and his dad. The friend was asking all kinds of questions to his dad. “What year did the Stars first have a team? Why do … Continue reading

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Running for Pie

If you’ve read my blog anytime in the last 3 months you know I’m training for a half marathon and pretty much hating every step of it. Regardless of this dislike, I am committed and will push on for two … Continue reading

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No Team Here

I had planned to write about something else today. Something cheerful and happy. Instead, I just got off the phone and feel like crying. Last year one of my boys played on a winter basketball recreation league. We were invited … Continue reading

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