Every year basketball enthusiasts sit in their favourite chairs or in their most comfortable spot on the couch to enjoy hours and hours and hours of college basketball. It’s amazing, it’s enjoyable, it’s all of the best moments that you could hope for in 3 weeks of action. But, if you aren’t that person, you … Continue reading March Madness Widow Survival Guide 8.0
It’s Time! March Madness is back baby, and I couldn’t be more excited. UNC has put themselves in good position for the tournament, we’re sure to see some awesome ball with some amazing finishes… and before this tournament is over we’re sure to learn the names of some new players who have primetime performances and … Continue reading March Madness Widow Survival Guide 7.0
It’s here! It’s here! It’s here! The NCAA March Madness bracket has been set, and 68 teams are ready to hit the floor and fight for a chance to play in the Final Four and be called National Champion. And if you don’t care about any of that, this post is meant for you. This … Continue reading The March Madness Widow(er) Survival Guide 6.0
This is Madness! How many times have we heard that in the last 2 days? I love March Madness. And the round of 64 this year is a perfect example why. Yes it’s true that my espn.com bracket is pretty broken up with 23 correct picks and 9 incorrect picks. But it could be worse. … Continue reading My 2014 NCAA March Madness Bracket Is Busted!
There are few things more stressful in my sports fandom than trying to fill out a fresh, clean, NCAA tournament bracket. I know that a 12 seed is probably going to win their first game… but which one? And I know that a 10 seed will likely knock off a 7… but again, which one … Continue reading My 2014 March Madness Bracket – TSN Tournament Challenge
March Madness tips off tomorrow and as a Canadian basketball fan there is reason to celebrate. We know that Canadian players have been making a name for themselves in the NCAA and the NBA over the last few years – heck, we’re producing lottery type talent in the NBA. But this year I am more … Continue reading NCAA March Madness 2014 – Meet The Canadians!
We are only 2 days away from the start of the 2014 NCAA Men’s Division 1 Basketball Tournament – and that means it’s time to fill out your bracket and hope for the best! I will be honest, I haven’t finished my bracket yet because I’m still not ready to commit to the picks that … Continue reading 2014 March Madness Bracket and Rankings
It’s that time of year again! Selection Sunday is here, and just a few minutes ago 68 teams confirmed that they are headed to the biggest, best basketball tournament in North America. This is also your 2 day warning before the action gets under way and your significant other settles themselves into the couch and … Continue reading The March Madness Widow Survival Guide 5.0
Yup, so is yours. Admit it. Technically I guess I’m still in the game because I’ve got Kansas to win the National Championship – and they made it through their 1st game. But man, there’s no way I can even lie to you and say that I had any of the upsets that have come … Continue reading My 2013 NCAA March Madness Bracket Is Busted!
It’s a wonderful and stressful thing. I’m talking of course about filling out your NCAA March Madness Bracket. This morning I sat down and stared at the grid. Thinking about sure things and upsets and “what ifs” and “is that what I really want to do” and I agonized over decisions. I tried 3 times to … Continue reading My 2013 March Madness Bracket – TSN Tournament Challenge
Ladies and gentlemen, the time has come once again! Today is Selection Sunday. The glorious day when 68 teams of young men will learn that they are going to be playing in the NCAA Men’s Basketball Tournament – and who they’ll be playing in the first round. It’s also the start of a 2 day … Continue reading The March Madness Widow Survival Guide 4.0
It’s Monday and time to start another week… so this morning when I stopped in at the convenience store to grab my TTC token I decided to grab a Bingo scratch ticket. I don’t know why I did it. Maybe it was the old guy scratching a ticket near the door. Maybe it was the … Continue reading Messy Monday Musings – March 4
It’s here again, that time of year that non-college basketball loving spouses loathe. That time when sports geeks can feel their heartbeat quickening. That glorious time of year we know as March Madness! Last year I came to you with the March Madness Widow Survival Guide. This spring I am happy to be back with … Continue reading The March Madness Widow Survival Guide 2.0
Hello ladies. This blog is for you. I know that I don’t often write about things that are focused on the female gender. But I feel that this is an important and time sensitive subject. There may be a few of you who know what to do in the situation that I’m going to bring … Continue reading The March Madness Widow Surivival Guide
In the end I may not be the biggest geek you know. But I’m a geek none the less. And I challenge you to tell me that you aren’t a geek when the criteria are this: If you geek out about something, you are a “blank” geek.