ASTROS GAME!

Yesterday I went with my friend Candie and her two daughters (Renee & Samantha) to Faith & Family Night at Minute Maid Park. We volunteered for a group that specializes in bringing faith events to sports venues. After we did our assignment (we passed out cards for people to sign up for drawings/prizes) we were…

STILL PROUD

In a state where football is the sport, baseball cracked through in past week to dominate the headlines here in Texas. The first two World Series games were held in Houston last week to sold out, frenzied crowds. Though the Astros were swept, they were in each game to the very end, giving fans the…

WORLD SERIES!

The Astros are in the World Series! I really want an NLCS champion t-shirt, but alas, they keep selling out of them before I can even think about going to get one. It’s amazing to see all the signs and painted windows in cars supporting the Astros. People are going crazy. I am picking the…

GO ASTROS!

The Houston Astros are one game away from the World Series, so naturally, today was Go Astros Day! at work. No, we did not climb up on the roof this year, (Check November 1, 2004 Entry) but we did have a party outside with cupcakes, popcorn, and a lively rendition of “Take Me Out to…

I FINALLY MANAGED TO GET MYSELF ON TV

First of all, I’m still proud of the Astros. So proud, I climbed up on the roof of the church I work for and allowed myself to be photographed by tv cameras from helicopters… I should explain. Let me back up. Wednesday, October 20…. Today it was Go Astros Day in Houston, which means you…

HOORAY FOR THE ASTROS!!

Congratulations to the Houston Astros… after decades of post-season teasing and futility, they finally came through! After Sunday’s game, I wasn’t so sure. I was having flashbacks to all the times the Astros have snatched defeat from the jaws of victory, but tonight… tonight they won in a decisive, commanding fashion. WOO HOO!!