Street Hockey Rules

This weekend was the start of the Cloverdale Minor Hockey Association tournament, that wraps up today.  It will also wrap up Jackson’s first season of hockey. I am truly sad about it. After all my apprehension about Jackson fitting in or having an emotional super sensitive moment about his own abilities; or being compared to […]

Being Proud

I am a proud Hockey Mom. This is the first year Jackson has played hockey.  The Man and I wanted to wait until he asked to play hockey and it actually came sooner than we expected.   I think his former Kindergarten playmates may have made a convincing argument, as all of them played H1 […]

P.S.I.: of the Mother-Kind

For the biggest game of the Vancouver Canucks season, Game 7 of the Stanley Cup final, where were you watching the game? I was waiting in line to register my son for hockey.  Is that classified as irony? There I was at 6:10pm, fifth in line.  At the front of the line was a Dad […]

Playoff Etiquette 101

The Game 7 win against the Chicago Blackhawks was still reverberating when the Canucks beat the Nashville Predators on Thursday.  I know my Canucks adrenaline was still coursing through my veins, as I requested that the McDonalds turn the TV to the game on Thursday, as Jackson was having fun celebrating his classmates 6th birthday. I was […]