Browsing Category "Sports"
Open a Book on Opening Day for 99 cents
By     |    Apr 7, 2015
Posted in: Books, Paranormal, Romance, Sandwich Lady, Sports     |    No Comments

Open a Book on Opening Day for 99 cents

Yesterday, was Opening Day! I’m excited that it’s baseball season–one of my favorite things about Spring and Summer. Caught Between Two Curses, a contemporary young adult book which involves the Curse of the Billy Goat on the Chicago Cubs, is only 99 cents for the ebook. Please help CBTC find a new audience–appropriate for anyone 14 and up. Did you know you can gift a Kindle ebook if you’ve already […]

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A Child With Cancer Makes Others’ World Series Dreams Come True
By     |    Oct 21, 2014
Posted in: Family, Sandwich Lady, Sports, Sports, Strong and special kids     |    No Comments

A Child With Cancer Makes Others’ World Series Dreams Come True

It’s been 29 years since the Kansas City Royals have been in the World Series. The last time was 1985–they played and BEAT my favorite team, the St. Louis Cardinals. I have to say, and if you are my Facebook or Twitter friend you know, that I am a bit disappointed this year is not a repeat of that 1985 series, when it could have been. But alas, the Cardinals […]

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Top 8 Practical Ways to Make #LikeAGirl A Great Thing
By     |    Jul 1, 2014
Posted in: Family, Parenting, Sandwich Lady, Sports, Strong Girls and Women     |    2 Comments

Top 8 Practical Ways to Make #LikeAGirl A Great Thing

There’s been a rather disturbing video going around Facebook and Twitter the last couple days. It’s an ad by Always, and it’s showing how the words #LikeaGirl often give a negative connotation. I have posted the video below, but if you don’t want to take the time to watch it (although it’s powerful and only 3 min. long), basically, there are girls probably in high school that the narrator asks […]

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Unlike Football, Writing Has No Season
By     |    Aug 19, 2013
Posted in: Sports, Writing     |    8 Comments

Unlike Football, Writing Has No Season

The excitement is growing in my home. Fall is almost here. That means the football season begins soon. You could make an argument that there aren’t regular seasons in my house. Instead, we recognize the passage of time as Football Season, Game of Thrones Season and Is There Football Yet? Season. My love for football began my freshman year of high school. The first game I went to was a […]

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