life lessons: Knowing when the game is over.... Life lessons - 04/22/12 10:52 PM
Several of the games we have been to in the past couple of weeks were extremely exciting,
 
In all of these cases it was due to the antics of the team members.
 
For whatever reason,  the playing techniques were unbelievably off.
 
Huge scores were run up by the opposing teams while our guys seemed to flounder in a sea of mistakes.
 
Then, as quickly as the play began to decline,  the boys rallied.  No rhyme or reason... Suddenly they began to exhibit the skills we all had seen them display in games past.
 
In two out … (1 comments)

life lessons: What can we learn from this? - 03/27/12 12:01 PM
A new twist on just taking your ball and going home!
 
Sadly our season of observing grandsons playing little league has been plagued with some dismal displays of poor sportsmanship.
 
The poor conduct is not from the young players, but  from one of the coaches from the opposing team (now granted our coach did not take the high road on this one either!)  What sort of example is that setting?
 
Last weeks game was a second contest between our team and an opposition who had played poorly a few weeks ago.  The result was that we won the … (12 comments)

life lessons: Close Up Lessons.... - 09/02/11 11:48 AM
Have you ever had a really close look ar a grackle?  They are pretty but basically non descript birds.  They tend to congregate in trees close to restaurants and coffee shops.
I had never thought of them as social, but they are capable of delivering messages in an unforgetable fashion.
As we sat in the early morning shade outside our favorite Lake Conroe Starbucks this morning, a couple of grackles were close by examining the plantings along the walkway.
The lake is down (about eight feet) to the point there are not any boats in the marina slips.  This area has … (3 comments)

 
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