From SFO to Dublin

We flew Aer Lingus from SFO to Dublin, non stop. The plane ride was actually not bad.. around 9 hours (give or take), and we arrived at 9:15 am local time. It would have been an easier flight if some 2 year old brat didn’t cry her lungs […]

Ducks lose in Game 7 of Round 2

The Detroit Red Wings were pushed to the brink of elimination on home ice by the Anaheim Ducks. Dan Cleary came through, though, scoring a tiebreaking goal with 3 minutes left that lifted Detroit to a 4-3 win on Thursday night that sent the defending Stanley Cup champions […]

Ducks ready for Game 7?

In about 3 minutes, the Ducks will take the ice and play game #7 against the Detroit Red Wings. This is it. If the Ducks win, they’ll continue on, with the Chicago Blackhawks as their new opponent. LET’S GO DUCKS!!

From the Canadian Press

Anaheim Ducks soar into second round after stomping San Jose Sharks 2 hours, 41 minutes ago By Greg Beacham, The Associated Press ANAHEIM, Calif. – For all their young talent and veteran experience, the Anaheim Ducks didn’t really get it together until they were in danger of missing […]

It’s Playoff Time!!

The Ducks ended the season as the #8 seed, forcing them to play the San Jose Sharks, the #1 seed. It was a 6 game series, as the Ducks beat the Sharks at Honda Center, 4 to 1. Round 2 is facing #2 seed: The Detroit Red Wings! […]

Last few games of the NHL season

Today marks the last home game of the Ducks regular season, and tomorrow is the last game (in Phoenix) of the entire regular season. The Ducks can clinch their fourth consecutive playoff berth tonight at the Honda Center against the Dallas Stars. To do that, the Ducks would […]

Dec 18-23: New York City

Martin and I went to NYC from December 18-23. We took the red eye from LA and arrived at JFK at 7:30 am…. giving us only 4 hours of sleep (if that!). After dropping off our luggage at the hotel, we sought out breakfast, and then went to […]

October 2008: O’ Canada!

On October 20, 2008 a group of us went to Eastern Canada to watch our Ducks play the Maple Leafs, Ottawa Senators, and Montreal Canadiens. Our first game was in Toronto on October 21, where the Ducks won this game in a shootout, 3-2. It was a weird win, […]

Juy 2008: Paris in July

In July 2008, I took Martin’s niece to  London and Paris for 10 days, as a high school graduation gift.  Sadly, this girl didn’t seem to appreciate the trip.  She complained about the food, about the City, and to top it off, I was chastized for doing this nice […]