Archive for July, 2012
As I watched my mom slip away, I realized that you can never prepare yourself for the day that you lose your mom. She was there when I took my first breath and I was there when she took her last one.
Golfer Ernie Els made a beautiful 20-foot birdie on the 18th hole of his final round of the British Open. He’s got that smile that looks as if it shields secrets. On this Sunday, there was no hiding the fact that he figured out somewhere along that back nine that the tournament was actually within reach.
The NCAA announced the historic sanctions against the Penn State University football program. Also, Ichiro put on a Yankees uniform with the hopes of going long into the postseason. Monday was busy!
Single moms know that it takes a village to raise a child. Therefore, many of us do our best to create a nurturing environment, built of a collective of positive adult role models. Day after day, we turn our babies over to these adults hoping they reinforce the values and beliefs we teach at home. Now, because of the fear, I’m uncertain if coaches, teachers, mentors tutors can be trusted.
Have teams finally said enough is enough with the diva young superstars taking everyone’s time and attention while they enjoy being wooed by every team with cap space? With Dwight Howard’s waffling and Ray Allen’s move, the NBA free agency season is full of drama!
Kobe found the All-Star and said, Stevie – we can do this. Together, we can do this. Must have sounded like sweet music to Nash’s ears. He gets enough money and he’s close to his family which was something the Knicks couldn’t offer.