Monthly Archives: December 2013

Bowl Bonanza Contest: Update 5

Well, what do you know? I picked MTSU and sure enough, they lost. Great start to the day for Bacon and Sprinkles while Rambo enjoyed an early jolt to extend his lead. It looked like the Blue Raiders might have … Continue reading

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Bowl Bonanza Contest: Update 4

I’ve been on the road traveling for the last few days so I apologize for the delayed update. Apparently, while I was away, I had a very, very bad few days of the contest. From the looks of my record, … Continue reading

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Bowl Bonanza Contest: Update 3

OUCH! I took a huge hit yesterday, losing both games and dropping to 3-5 in the contest. I knew the Bowling Green / Pitt game could go against me, but I would have ranked the Northern Illinois game in the … Continue reading

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Bowl Bonanza Contest: Update 2

Well, two more games in the books as we approach the New Year’s stretch of bowl games. Lots of jockeying for position in these early contests. I’m not happy with my performance since the last update as my first upset … Continue reading

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Bowl Bonanza Round Up: Day 1

Well, the first game of the first day of bowl season proved that anything can happen in the college football postseason. Washington State, favored to win, was sitting on a 15 point lead with less than 10 minutes to play. … Continue reading

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Bowl Picks Preview: Day 1

This is going to be short because today is a big day for me. It just happens to be the birthday of my firstborn, Carver. Four years old today, so we are taking him to Sea World to celebrate. I … Continue reading

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2013 Bowl Bonanza

Football season has been BRUTAL to me this year. In case you did not know, I am a huge Florida Gators fan. Feel my pain? What is usually one of my favorite parts of the Fall turned into an excruciating … Continue reading

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Adoption: The Christmas Redemption Story

Growing up I never really thought about adoption. At the age of 10 I remember my Grandmother telling me that two of my cousins were adopted, but that we weren’t to talk about it. That was my only real exposure … Continue reading

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