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What a 16 Son Day Game Day Morning will Look LIke

It’s early yet, but here’s what a 16 Sondays Gameday Morning Might Look Like: Gameday morning starts with breakfast. Good Belgian waffles, fresh orange Juice and fruit and of course coffee for dad. Meat will have to be involved. Canadian bacon, s some sausage or piles of crispy bacon. Have any venison? Good! Plate of … Continue reading »

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The Concept of 16

Everyone wakes up daily and chases a buck. If you are a parent you can plan events with your kids but there are still plenty of times where you trade time to chase dollars instead of spending quality time with your kids.   Even the most successful people in the world trade time for dollars … Continue reading »

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It’s Not About Football

You will hear this as a running theme. It’s not About Football. This site is more about fatherhood and a journey of life adventures than anything else. Football is just the foundation. For Christmas this year my son had a about 10 items on his list. After scribbling down your standard dreams of X-Box or … Continue reading »

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What This Community is Truly About

“He couldn’t sleep all week”   If there were a sentence that captures what my vision for this community is all about, that sentence would be it.   He couldn’t sleep all week. My friend Josh said of his son Aiden 11, as we sat in the seats of Lambeau Field for the Packers / … Continue reading »

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Why Preseason Matters

As mentioned previously. I like preseason games. I like them for a myriad of reasons. I like them because they don’t count. You can attend games and enjoy the company of others, enjoy the atmosphere and have a pleasant ride home – because the games don’t count. There is no reason to become emotional as … Continue reading »

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Nashville on My Mind

To say 16 Son Days is about the preseason game in Nashville last week is an understatement. When the schedule came out I had grand visions of which road game I would have strong interest in going to this season. Nashville was up there on the list. Sure it’s preseason but as you’ll discover, I … Continue reading »

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3 Quick Tips to Make Your Trip to Lambeau Field Perfect

I’ve been to Lambeau too many times to count. Here are 3 things that will help make your Game Day experience great. 1. Leave early/Arrive early – Unless you live in Green Bay or the Fox Valley, depart early for the game. Do this, not just to avoid traffic hassles. Do it so you can … Continue reading »

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3 Things The Milwaukee Bucks can Learn from the Portland Trailblazers

  In February we took a family trip to Oregon to explore Portland and do some skiing at Mt. Hood. On the Sunday night before our Monday departure we considered two family activities: A.) See our first MLS soccer game (The Portland Timbers were playing) or walk over from our hotel to see an NBA … Continue reading »

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