I took a part-time job in 2010 that was very rewarding. My job was to find host families for foreign exchange students for the school year. Once they arrived I then supervised them to make sure they were doing well and experiencing the American way of life. It all started when a family in Madison was going to host a girl from Brazil. Their supervisor … Continue reading EYE
Saturday it was 106 degrees in Madison and I was sitting in press boxes broadcasting section softball and baseball. It was a fun day of sweating. My week working at the radio station was a busy one. The reason I love my job so much is that everyday it is something different and exciting! I learn new things and meet new people and have fun … Continue reading RADIO IS FUN
I was in Granite Falls Saturday to broadcast three baseball games! Whenever I go to the ballpark to watch baseball I always see something or experience something new. I have broadcast hundreds of baseball games over my career and it is always fun to call a game. Baseball is America’s pastime. Richter Field in Granite Falls is one of the nicest baseball facilities around. It … Continue reading BASEBALL FUN!
I wrote about my patio last week and and how it was a sanctuary to me. It’s my happy place. Monday evening Mother Nature decided we didn’t need as much shade anymore. Roxie and I spent a lot of time on our patio last weekend. We cleaned it up, grilled and enjoyed sitting around the table eating lunch and dinner. We had our first campfire … Continue reading MY TREE BROKE
Where do I go to relax in the summer? The answer is my patio in my backyard. It’s like a sanctuary to me. It’s a simple patio, nothing fancy. I don’t have a lake home or camper, just my simple patio to sit and enjoy the outdoors and unwind. It is just perfect. We bought our patio furniture about ten years ago and it still … Continue reading MY PATIO
I spend a lot of time in press boxes at ball fields and gyms around the area. It always amazes me at the different kinds of music that is played between innings or timeouts to entertain the crowd. I know that we all have different tastes in music, but some songs aren’t made to be played at athletic events and then some songs just rock … Continue reading PRESS BOX MUSIC