INDEPENDENCE “DAYS”, CONCUSSIONS, STUPID SALARIES , VANILLA ICE & “THE DEFIANT ONES”

July 30, 2017

The month of July stands for Independence in our country. Oh the Irony. Sure you have our country’s birthday, we all love that—we just got carried away after the fourth. Talk about your unneeded fireworks……. Not sure who celebrated their freedom more—this guy? or this guy? I don’t like to get political here, but whatever […]

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WHO’S SEINFELD?, SUMMER JOBS, ESPN KEEPERS, MIKE MARTIN & ODE TO FLOUNDER

June 29, 2017

No matter how young you still may feel, there are reminders that time is flying. Recently, I saw Dodgers 21 year old outfielder Cory Bellinger admit he doesn’t know who Jerry Seinfeld is? Well to quote the man himself–“Not that there is anything wrong with that?” Ok, Seinfeld was off the air before Cory’s 5th birthday […]

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MEME’S FLOWERS, EXTRA INNINGS, ESPN LAYOFFS, HERNANDEZ HUMOR? & BILLIONS

May 13, 2017

It’s still an unusually strange feeling. Watching and hearing the Mother’s Day ads, seeing people pick out cards at the grocery store, yet not being able to participate in the fun. Celebrating Mother’s Day without Mom—this will be the eighth year and those who can relate, understand that it doesn’t get any easier. The wonderful […]

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TOP DOLLAR, MR WARMTH, THE NEXT SERGIO?, CHIPPER’S BOOK & SPRING FLINGS

April 11, 2017

Please don’t laugh, I’m begging you. Until a few weeks ago , I had no idea that EVERYTHING in this store was actually a dollar…are you kidding me??! Yep, no Bait and Switch, no Buyer Beware–this place delivers folks. I think I found a new home. On my first visit, I asked the checkout girl, […]

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EXTRA MILERS, DAD JEANS, MARCH MADNESS, BILLIONS & BITTER BOBBY

March 15, 2017

Could be as simple as a thank you card or could be an unexpected thank you lunch. It could be staying an extra hour or two to get it done right or trying a new option to jump out of your comfort zone. Going the extra mile doesn’t always pay off, but generally it gives […]

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FOR PETE’S SAKE (My Chat with Pete Rose)

February 19, 2017

Pete Rose finally got the call to the Hall but it wasn’t Cooperstown. His recent induction was to the Ted Williams Hitters Hall of Fame inside Tropicana Field. “One problem with Ted Williams,” Rose said. ” I didn’t get to see him play. I guess I’m glad  I didn’t get see him play, I’d be […]

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