On Columbus weekend, a group of Ducks fans went to New York City and Philadelphia to catch our team play at Madison Square Garden and Wachovia Bank arena. Karen, Jack, Alice and I flew in to JFK, and took a shuttle to the hotel. Martin met us later that […]
Another day of waking up early for a 8:55 am flight..this time to the city of Cork, which is where the Blarney Castle is located. It one of those bucket list items I’ve always wanted to do, and yet have no clue where Cork is. The locals say […]
Today was the “meat and potatoes” of the trip, which include spending all day walking around the city. We started off at Marion Square where we found the Oscar Wilde grave site. Then, we went onto Graton Street, which is a main shopping boulevard. We found Molly Malone, […]
Who needs sleep during vacation? As Martin would say, you can sleep when you’re dead. We started off our day by waking up at 5:00 am to get to the Newcastle International Airport for a 7:55 am flight back to Dublin. Yes, 5:00 am. Fortunately the Holiday Inn […]
We arrived yesterday in Dublin, only to turn around and head back to the airport the next day to fly to Newcastle upon Tyne, England. We promised a friend that the next time we were in Europe, we would stop at her hometown of Newcastle Upon Tyne, along […]
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 […]
Martin and I are in Dublin, with a stop in Newcastle, England and Cork, Ireland. Follow my blog by clicking this link
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 […]
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!!
NHL insiders reveal the secrets to surviving the road during the playoffs. A great little story on what the Ducks do while on the road.
Game 3 wasn’t as long as Game 2, but just as exciting.Click the link for highlights of the May 5th game, as the Ducks best the Red Wings 2-1
The Ducks lost to the Red Wings in game 1 by one goal.The second game was a must-win for the Ducks, and they did it in triple OT! The link shows the game winning goal.
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 […]
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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! […]
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 […]
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 […]