Chirping from the bench

There may not be a better sport for trash talking than hockey. When there’s a real chance you’re going to get punched in the nose if you say the wrong thing, sometimes you bite your tongue a little. 

The other F-word

You know how, during the summer, the family with the swimming pool becomes really popular? Well, we were lucky enough to be a pool family and everyone wanted to hang with us from May to September. Once the fall hit, we were regular people again.

What did he think was going to happen?

As has become the norm these days, we did one of those drive-by birthday parades in the neighborhood up the street. If you haven’t heard about these things, a group of people meet up the street from the house of the birthday boy or girl, then drive by honking, hooting...