Category Archives: All Sorts of Sports

From professional to the most elementary (school), this is our sports life in Barcelona!

May I? Of course!

We should have a whole section on here regarding language and other cultural gaffes. I’ve had more than I can count, and many of them are unprintable if we want to keep our “G” rating (actually I am not oblivious … Continue reading

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In Case Anyone Was Wondering…

how important soccer is to Spain.. this is the office where we had to turn in ALLLLLLLLLLLLLLL of our paperwork for Owen to play soccer…  

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Are you ready for some futból?

I loved today.  Another great day on almost every front.  Let me start by saying that one of the highlights was probably the 4pm to 6pm nap I took in the afternoon sun.  Sort of lame I admit, but hopefully … Continue reading

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Fun Weekend: Part III – RCD Espanyol vs. Real Madrid

One indicator of how crazy the last two weeks have been with me non-stop traveling is the lack of posts we’ve made to Las Ramblings. I spent the week of 10/3 in the U.S. before bringing back Boo on Emma’s … Continue reading

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Sports Update.

Figuring sports out here is tricky. It’s not like you just sign your kids up online and your kid comes to practice. Or if your child is playing select, it’s not like there’s a try-out you go to and then … Continue reading

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Hat Trick!

I had a great time last night because we went to the first futbol match that I’ve ever seen . I went to see the Barça (Futbol Club Barcelona) play Osasuna at Camp Nou. It was an amazing game and … Continue reading

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Let’s Talk Sports and Other Things.

I’ll be honest. One of the things I was most looking forward to in our journey abroad, was to escape the need/pressure to have my kids locked in to sports 24/7. I wanted our weekends back. I wanted the kids … Continue reading

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