June 23, 2014

A BALL Of A Weekend

A kickball…soccer ball weekend that is.

Phew, another jam-packed weekend in the books.

This weekend I...

:: Played in my fourth tournament…in four weekends.

:: Brought ringers to a charity tournament to help out my bffer.

:: Didn't get enough sleep because we had too much fun catching up.

:: Rocked the phrase "Sun's Out…Guns Out" with our team.

:: Realized there are some very un-athletic people that play sports.

:: Surprised many a team with my speed and kickball skills.

:: Enjoyed it.

:: Ruined a picture…or two.

:: Learned that charity events always run late.

:: Didn't eat enough lunch.

:: Rocked matching Commits with my bffer.

:: Only lost two games.

:: Meaning we came in 2nd place.

:: Learned that getting second still sucks when it's for charity.

:: Had things put into perspective when a Wounded Warrior came over and told us good game. The charity tournament was to support him and his family and after talking to him didn't feel too bad about losing a game.

:: Craved a hot shower.

:: Watched Babyspice crush a quesirito!

:: Learned that even though Johnny Walker Blue is super expensive, it's not my kind of drink. TOO SMOKY!

:: Loved hanging with good friends.

:: Took Mama B to get a pedicure.

:: Forgot to set an alarm and was late to my soccer game.

:: Learned that I'm no spring chicken, my body was sore.

:: Enjoyed a margarita while waiting for the USA vs Portugal game.


:: Gasped when Portugal went up 1-0.

:: Still believed we would score, and possibly win.


:: Screamed, hugged, jumped and shouted when we tied the game.

:: Did that x 5 when we went up 2-1.

:: Learned that 94 minutes is not enough time to win a game.
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:: Almost cried when the game ended.

:: Screamed at M. Bradley for not passing the ball.

:: Felt like a tie was a loss.

:: Still believe we will move out of our group.

:: Learned that my husband will turn on Finding Nemo to make me feel better.

How was your weekend?!?

19 comments:

  1. I about died when I read this - "Realized there are some very un-athletic people that play sports" you are so funny! You'd be so proud - I watched the entire USA game and gasped right with you...this is why I don't watch soccer...too much time to tie?! How is there a tie!? LOL Happy Monday!

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  2. Hahaha! Your comment about unathletic people playing sports cracked me up. I'm unathletic (though everyone THINKS I'm athletic because I'm tall), but I try to avoid team sports at all costs!
    Glad Finding Nemo cheered you up! :)

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  3. I think I'm one of those unathletic people who plays sports! I feel like I look like such an idiot when I run. OMG... the USA game. I mean, the goal was legit... but HOW do you let that happen with less than 30 seconds left? I mean... my God. You don't let someone like Ronaldo get the ball that late in the game. My rant is now over. Thanks for linking up, girlfriend! xo

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  4. Stop it, he turned on Finding Nemo to lift your spirits? So freaking cute!
    Is it exhausting doing tournaments every weekend? You are super woman!

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  5. What a great weekend!! You stay so busy, my goodness!!

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  6. Umm babyspice's arms... I want... that game was amazing and stressful and still so hate that stupid lost game time crap, I mean for real? you won on borrowed time!

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  7. Reading your update made me tired! Sounds like you had a great weekend though.

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  8. LOL at people who are "un-athletic" too funny. Sounds like a fun busy weekend. Those shirts are great.

    Best, Mree

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  9. OMG, Finding Nemo could cheer ANYONE up - love that movie :) You had a BUSY weekend, but sound so fun!!

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  10. still coming down for that game. thursday needs to come sooner

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  11. still coming down for that game. thursday needs to come sooner

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  12. Kickball is the best! I'm in a league, too! Also that USA game. OMG. Still can't get over that last minute...

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  13. Haha I love the suns out guns out phrase. I hated that we tied too. It is my biggest pet peeve about soccer & hockey. Tying should not be acceptable. There HAS to be a winner!

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  14. What a weekend of life lessons! :) Those t-shirts are so cute! And 4 tourneys in 4 weeks??? CRAZY.

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  15. My husband and sister in laws watched the entire game on the watch ESPN app while at a wedding. We were all a little disappointed with the outcome too. Sounds like a fun weekend!!

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  16. Oh god just THINKING about Johnny Walker Blue makes me want to gag! haha

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  17. Haha I'm so not an athletic person and I know my place so I stay away from doing sports, just watch them.

    Never had that Johnny Walker but smokey is not my type of drink so I will take your word for it! LOL

    I felt the exact same way the entire game, so here's to hoping we will win the next game!

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  18. yep you described me watching the US game perfectly, and i'm not even american! we were on a plane and half the plane was watching it as well, so lots of screams and claps and then dead silence when they scored the equalizer at the end. i literally said 'WHAT?!' i was so mad. gah!

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  19. We ALL felt like it was a loss. However, even though we lost to Belgium, I call it a win because we made it to O/T with no scores on the board. The 'sleeper' team, only beat us by one, and if that doesn't count as a win, then we wouldn't be the US, haha.

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