This weekend was one of my best! It definitely goes in the memory jar!
Saturday Mr. T and I did the yard work and ran some errands and Mr. T goes “I’ve had fun spending the day with you.” Wow, talk about my heart overflowing! Later in the evening we spent some time with the rest of the family. Sunday we got up and my sister and her four kids joined us at church. Mr. T and I had lunch and then the fun began!!
BA picked me up at 2 and we headed to the stadium for the Cowboy v Bronco game!!
Traffic was horrible! The game had to be sold out based on the traffic we were wading through, and then when we finally got to our parking area – it was full! They had overbooked. We managed to make up our own parking space and headed up to the suite.
I got there just in time to see the Cowboys score! BA and I got our seats and a few plays later he grabbed us some drinks and I fixed us a plate to share. The food at the stadium is so much better than you would expect! I love the macaroni and cheese… it would cost me a fortune to try and make it at home, so I make sure to get my fill when I’m there!
We were behind in the 2nd quarter, and it was tough. It was so cool to watch Peyton Manning play, though, not going to lie, I was really excited about this game just so I could see his performance. And he didn’t disappoint – did you see that Quarterback sneak?!? No one was expecting that!!
At half time, BA and I did go move his truck to a real spot. We figured at least one person would leave, and they did!
We were into the 3rd quarter and I couldn’t wait anymore. Remember that baseball capped gentleman from earlier in the blog? Well, that was Stoney LaRue.
If you live outside Texas, you probably have never heard of him – and well, based on my Facebook comments, there are plenty of people here who haven’t heard of him. He is one of the best voices in Texas County. I’ve been in love with his music for years, and it was all I could do not to totally fan girl, but I calmly got up when he got up to refill his plate and drink and told him that I apologize, and don’t want to disrupt him watching the game, but could I please get a pick? He was so flippin’ awesome! I had talked to his wife earlier, we bonded over the buffet selections (and by the way, she is gorgeous!) and she was super sweet – but he blew me away. Such a gentleman!!
Forgive my goofy smile, but really, it was all I could do not to jump up and down and hug all over him!
My throat is a little sore today, and I do have a voice, but it is a bit scratchy! But it was a great game and there is nothing like watching it with others that jump up and down and scream with you! And I was up and down and yelling and high fiving everyone in the booth… until the very end. We may have caused Peyton’s very first interception of the year; however, the one that Romo threw just broke my heart.
Sometimes the loss is so much more painful after a great game! Both the Cowboys and the Broncos played a great game, it was so exciting and I am so blessed that I was able to be there to watch it in person – but oh my goodness… my Cowboys are just heart breakers!!