Tag: soccer

Grateful for a slower season

This is the first full week with no soccer games, practices, or meetings and it coincides nicely with the time change. We have had a couple of nights of slow and boring. Not rushing dinner to get someone somewhere else, or waking the baby to make the pickup rounds. It went from light to dark as Beautiful and I sat… Read more →

Lessons in forgetting your soccer ball

This was originally published in Portland Family Magazine In our house the arrival of spring means soccer. Well, it means local soccer since the boys and I are obsessed with the game in every season. Spring means the Timbers are back and the Thorns aren’t far behind. It means the boys’ rec teams are back in action, and I am back… Read more →