Monday, January 5, 2009

I hope that everyone had a nice holiday and the chance to relax with family and friends!


HAPPY NEW YEAR... let this be the year of progress, change, success, and happiness.   Are you making the most of this moment?  Are you making the absolute best of your life?  If not it's time to change and roll into 2009 with a new attitude!


*We're here for a moment in time-and then we're gone.  Why waste one second on self-pity, frustration, irritation, and all the rest? ~ Richard Carlson, Ph.D.


*Don't miss the Fiesta bowl featuring #10 Ohio State Vs. #3 Texas starting at 6 PM Phoenix Time in Glendale...keep your eyes open for the celebrities this event may bring in!

-Pregame event at Glendale Youth Sports Complex noon to 5 p.m., knownto be college football's biggest party

Places to watch the game for Buckeye Fans

-Join Mickey's Hangover in Downtown Scottsdale for the Official Ohio State Buckeyes Headquarters

-Zipps Sports Grill will have both games playing on their big screens along with happy hour specials for drinks and food 

-H.B.. Hanratty's Pub in Phoenix

-Acme Bar and Grill in Scottsdale is serving as an unofficial gathering spot for the Buckeyes

Places to watch the game for Longhorn Fans

-Cadillac Ranch is the place to be for Longhorn Fans with various drink specials  

-LagerFields in Phoenix


*Ohio State Buckeyes are staying at the Scottsdale Princess

*Texas Longhorns are sating at the Scottsdale Plaza Resort


~OR join Hotel Indigo in the Divine Lounge and catch the Ohio State Buckeyes verse the Texas Longhorns with $3 beers during the game and a grilled special for $6 


Great Spots to Watch Sports 

-Mickey's Hangover is a great hang out spot, plus they have happy hour Mon-Fri 4-7 PM with half-off well drinks, wine, beer, and some appetizers 

-Four Peaks Brewery with happy hour from 3 -7 pm with $2.75 pints  and other drink specials 

-Teakwood Tavern with happy hour drink and appetizer specials and an assortment of televisions for viewing sporting events

-Don & Charlie's has an appreciable atmosphere with one of the largest collection of sports memorabilia 

-Yard House with flat screens and a variety of beers along with awesome music

-Upper Deck Sports Grill with plenty of televisions that show a diversity of sports; great views from every seat