Oh my, such excitement here since I won a bouquet of flowers today. It was a big day in Regina. The Saskatchewan Roughriders hosted the Western semi-final football game against the Calgary Stampeders. My son is an avid football fan and so I’ve learned way more than I ever, ever wanted to about football.
On the plus side, I get a lot of knitting done. It was the first time Regina had hosted the Western semi-final in nineteen years. So the city was abuzz all week.
Most weeks, after a football game, my son calls into a local radio show and talks about the game. This week, he challenged me to call and I took him up on it it. I know enough football lingo to sound reasonably intelligent and I managed to make some good points. My son was impressed because the announcers asked me for my opinion on something. Well, thankfully I could answer the question which escapes me now. I was then told to stay on the line because I won a $25 bouquet of flowers from a local florist.
It was a fun end to a good day. My parents had come over to watch the game. We had a delicious supper followed by a Saskatoon berry and rhubarb pie. It was delicious.
When my flowers arrive, I’ll post a picture of them. My multi-coloured scarf is almost finished and so is the Canadian football season. Thankfully …