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The State of Iowa will be DANCING!

The teams have been chosen The brackets are being filled out One thing is for certain The STATE of IOWA will be DANCIN’ We may be known for our FIELDS Corn FIELDS Soybean FIELDS The FIELD of DREAMS And now 3 out of the FIELD of 68 – not bad! The seeds are been planted Iowa State […]
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Instructional Coaching: Lessons from Coach Hoiberg

The Slice of Life Challenge comes right at the height of the basketball season. The Big 12 Championship game is in the books. And, yes, my beloved CYCLONES took the title! Today I re-watched highlights and celebrations as well as read a few articles about the game, the win, and the Iowa State team in […]
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ISU: Big 12 Champions

Tonight I am at lost for words Not because I can’t think of anything to write for the Slice of Life Challenge But because it is a night for CELEBRATION A night to cherish my alma mater’s BIG 12 CHAMPIONSHIP WIN (for the second year in a row) This has been a busy week of […]
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A Dream Becomes Reality

What is that one thing you dream of doing? What is that one goal you are striving to reach? Can you imagine the feeling you will have when your dreams become a reality? What will it look like? Feel like? Sound like? Today, an article in the Iowa State Daily caused me to reflect on […]
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NCAA: Sweet Sixteen

Two teams Battled it out on the hardwood Neither ever leading by much Nerve-racking Nail-biter Well played battle Right down to the final buzzer Verdict unknown until refs review the tape The call was made One team heads home One team advances On to the SWEET SIXTEEN NEW YORK HERE WE COME! It’s a great […]
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Anticipation – GO CYCLONES

Anticipation Waiting Waiting Waiting Tip-off soon! How will we do? Will we stay strong? Will we take control? Will we dominate the floor? Will we score, score, score! Will we move on? GO CYCLONES! Please don’t let me down! During March, I am blogging daily as a part of the Slice of Life Story Challenge! […]
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March Madness – Way To Go Cyclones!

March Madness 2014 is underway. Do you have your bracket filled out? Who will proceed? Who will drop out? Will there be surprises or upsets? Who will win it all? Today I am ecstatic that my Iowa State Cyclones advanced to the next game! A 91 to 85 win over Kansas State is in the […]