Friday, August 05, 2016

HappyUP!!! Day 3763

HappyUP!!! - Gmac golf
Why it happened - we got paired
Why it makes me happy - always look forward to him being on the tee sheet

HappyUP!!! - cajun shrimp
Why it happened - it was a special
Why it makes me happy - the club is just NAILING it on the food these days

HappyUP!!! - Cov Cal call
Why it happened - had an issue
Why it makes me happy - not resolved....but glad it's in process

Thursday, August 04, 2016

HappyUP!!! Day 3762


HappyUP!!! - Giants win
Why it happened - Matt Moore strong
Why it makes me happy -we SOOOO need this guy to be a strong staple in the rotation

HappyUP!!! - trip to the smog
Why it happened - ya have to in Cali
Why it makes me happy - was first guy in...nice and cool

HappyUP!!! - $400 million news
Why it happened - it's politics
Why it makes me happy - this can't do anything but help out


Wednesday, August 03, 2016

HsppyUP!!! Day 3761


HappyUP!!! - Wah
Why it happened - I invited him
Why it makes me happy - love teeing it up with this guy!

HappyUP!!! - wedge salad
Why it happened - it's Wednesday
Why it makes me happy - this is just the BEST little salad in the world

HappyUP!!! - tossing in birdies on 4 and 7
Why it happened - good shooting
Why it makes me happy - that birdie on 7 was pretty spectacular...I don't put a 3 on the card on that one very often

Tuesday, August 02, 2016

HappyUP!!! Day 3760


HappyUP!!! - National Nite Out
Why it happened - it's an annual thing
Why it makes me happy - great to get out there and meet a few neighbors

HappyUP!!! - police officer
Why it happened - see above
Why it makes me happy - learned a lot....and got a tour of the new Police SUV

HappyUP!!! - Gunner the Dog
Why it happened - see above
Why it makes me happy - this was the coolest dog I have seen in a long time. I may even get to do some dogwalking with him soon!

Monday, August 01, 2016

HappyUP!!! Day 3759


HappyUP!!! - FABULOUS SALAD
Why it happened - I put some new things together
Why it makes me happy - dressing may have been a little fatty....but this was off the charts!

HappyUP!!! - great 5 miler
Why it happened - I train
Why it makes me happy - I try to enjoy every workout...not always successful.....today was GREAT!

HappyUP!!! - NOT 100
Why it happened -weather
Why it makes me happy - loved getting outside and doing some stuff...was able to go a little longer into the day

Sunday, July 31, 2016

HappyUP!!! Day 3758


HappyUP!!! - birdies on 4/6
Why it happened -nice shots...nice putts
Why it makes me happy - birdies make money!...and feel good

HappyUP!!! - near largo 14...largo 15/16
Why it happened - got the wedge going
Why it makes me happy - great shots are what it's all about...too bad the putter let me down...but...hey..that happens

HappyUP!!! -big win
Why it happened - we both played well
Why it makes me happy - it's always better not to pay the other guys....ALWAYS!!!

Saturday, July 30, 2016

HappyUP!!! Day 3757


HappyUP!!! - late golf
Why it happened - couples tournament in morning
Why it makes me happy - yeah...it was 104....but it wasn't that bad....and we put together our old Morgan Creek group!

HappyUP!!! - 5-3 over the Nats
Why it happened - who knows
Why it makes me happy -you have to celebrate ANY win the Giants get these days

HappyUP!!! - birdie on 6...and a win
Why it happened - my partner and I played OK
Why it makes me happy - who doesn't enjoy an epic match that comes down to the wire? It's why we play

Friday, July 29, 2016

HappyUP!!! Day 3756


HappyUP!!! - dinner at G's
Why it happened - I was invited
Why it makes me happy -the dinner...the home...the company....FANTASTIC

HappyUP!!! - golf with Bro and Max
Why it happened - they were invited
Why it makes me happy - we had a GREAT group today

HappyUP!!! - sandy par 14
Why it happened - scrambling
Why it makes me happy - it was GREAT to make up after an absolutely embarrassing tee shot

Thursday, July 28, 2016

HappyUP!!! Day 3755


HappyUP!!! - a fast 5 miler
Why it happened -motivation
Why it makes me happy - felt fantastic!

HappyUP!!! - Eduardo Nunez
Why it happened - a trade
Why it makes me happy - Giants need something....this guy could be the ticket

HappyUP!!! - avoiding the heat
Why it happened - I changed an appointment
Why it makes me happy - why on earth should I go out and do something when it's 107? You are right....no reason

Wednesday, July 27, 2016

HappyUP!!! Day 3754


HappyUP!!! - Early play
Why it happened - looks like heat
Why it makes me happy - gorgeous out there today

HappyUP!!! - BEATING THE HEAT
Why it happened - see above...plus being retired
Why it makes me happy - who wants to be outside on a 108 degree day!?

HappyUP!!! - partner play
Why it happened - he's gotten better
Why it makes me happy - he can be a little tough when it goes bad...it went really good for him today

Tuesday, July 26, 2016

HappyUP!!! Day 3753


HappyUP!!! - Assessor post card
Why it happened - it's an annual thing
Why it makes me happy - I just DELIGHT when I get this little note

HappyUP!!! - TableTopics
Why it happened - it was my turn
Why it makes me happy - I had them in my hand this morning for  a lively round

HappyUP!!! - Giants win
Why it happened - they scored 9 runs
Why it makes me happy - Giants aren't scoring a bunch...or winning much...nice to get this one


Monday, July 25, 2016

HappyUP!!! Day 3752


HappyUP!!! - Bump for Trump
Why it happened -RNC Convention
Why it makes me happy - let's see if we can't make this a bit of a horserace!

HappyUP!!! - nice hard one
Why it happened - I push sometimes
Why it makes me happy - felt good to get this workout behind me

HappyUP!!! - Mrs Bam Bam
Why it happened - DNC convenion begins
Why it makes me happy - tho I don't agree with her husband's politics, she did a heck of a job tonite!


Sunday, July 24, 2016

HappyUP!!! Day 3751


HappyUP!!! - laundry done
Why it happened - had a back up
Why it makes me happy - got to do the laundry at certain times of day to be respectful to the grid. Great to get it all done and folded this morning

HappyUP!!! - near eagle 6
Why it happened - a very nice wedge
Why it makes me happy - had to hit that one from awkward distance over "Brooks Robinson"...yep...you touch that tree and your ball is going DOWN! Darn near put it in the jar

HappyUP!!! - putt on 18
Why it happened - I just stepped up
Why it makes me happy - Randy was out there watching....and that bullett saved us a bet...right at the end of the day

HappyUP!!! - 106 degrees
Why it happened - weather
Why it makes me happy- it doesn't make me happy....but...I was happy that we golfed in it...had no waiting...we breezed right through....and ....it didn't feel that hot.  Liked the rolling for refreshments as well...escaped 2 rolls again!

Saturday, July 23, 2016

HappyUP!!! Day 3750


HappyUP!!! - 50th Birthday party
Why it happened - people have those
Why it makes me happy - great food.....great family.....great gift...and opportunity for immortalizing...fabulous night

HappyUP!!! - Giants SNAP IT!
Why it happened - persistence
Why it makes me happy - man....Pagan missing that throw over the catcher's head did not make me happy.....BUT....we got the W...finally

HappyUP!!! - GREAT group today
Why it happened - lucky draw
Why it makes me happy - loved playing with Rob, Mike, an Gary today....nice match!

HappyUP!!! - dice rolls
Why it happened - luck
Why it makes me happy- escaped 3 of them today! That's a money saver!

Friday, July 22, 2016

HappyUP!!! Day 3749


HappyUP!!! - big win
Why it happened -we played well
Why it makes me happy - I LOVE a big win

HappyUP!!! - birdie on 16
Why it happened - a VERY good putt
Why it makes me happy - birdies coming down the line can do nothing but help

HappyUP!!! - listening to the pundits
Why it happened - fallout from RNC committee 
Why it makes me happy - all that hate talk about "dark speech"....if just made me laugh. It had a lot of reality in it. Some people can't handle the truth......some of us can

Thursday, July 21, 2016

HappyUP!!! Day 3748


HappyUP!!! - weather at 10:30
Why it happened - we went early
Why it makes me happy - it was nice enough to walk...loved that

HappyUP!!! - up n down 18
Why it happened - craftiness
Why it makes me happy - THAT was a moneymaker

HappyUP!!! - chip in 8
Why it happened - I got skills
Why it makes me happy - my opponent had just chipped up to about 6 inches. All I could do was tie him right....or just blow it and lose........it was gorgeous to watch that one drop in on top of him. Him: You Bitch!


Wednesday, July 20, 2016

HappyUP!!! Day 3747


HappyUP!!! - early shotgun
Why it happened - guest day in afternoon
Why it makes me happy - cool and crisp this morning.. a lovely time to play

HappyUP!!! - Trump plane over Ted Cruz
Why it happened -coincidence
Why it makes me happy - it was just so funny.....the timing and enormity of it

HappyUP!!! - going on my own manhunt
Why it happened -police gave up
Why it makes me happy - the trail was pretty vacant this afternoon after the morning's manhunt. I wasn't scared....I went down there looking for action. Those guys are good hiders. I couldn't find them either

Monday, July 18, 2016

HappyUP!!! Day 3746


HappyUP!!! - setting up
Why it happened - I do that
Why it makes me happy -had to skip the meeting this morning...but was so happy to go out of my way purely to serve

HappyUP!!! - partners
Why it happened - Lads N Lassies
Why it makes me happy - this annual deal is a lot of fun

HappyUP!!! - low gross
Why it happened - we are good
Why it makes me happy - it wasn't even that hard....no MVP's...everyone chipped in...and we were best in breed today!


HappyUP!!! Day 3745


HappyUP!!! - 6 miler
Why it happened - up and at it
Why it makes me happy - dang that one felt great!!!

HappyUP!!! -  Hobby Lobby
Why it happened - needed some stuff
Why it makes me happy - glad that I could find the perfect stuff!

HappyUP!!! - Republican Convention
Why it happened - it's a thing
Why it makes me happy - this will be an interesting few nights!!!

Sunday, July 17, 2016

HappyUP!!! Day 3744


HappyUP!!! - seeing Frank
Why it happened - he was at brekko
Why it makes me happy - I had been wondering about this guy. Sounds like he is getting through a medical struggle....and that is a good thing

HappyUP!!! - beating the nephew
Why it happened - he didn't play so well
Why it makes me happy - he's way better than me....but...today's match reminded me of a time when I used to take him as a young lad when he was trying to "beat the unc." Yeah...those days gave away long ago.....but not today

HappyUP!!! - Mr and Mrs Gmac...and bro
Why it happened - they knew we were golfing
Why it makes me happy - nice to share a drink with these great people

HappyUP!!! - GG
Why it happened - we needed a 4th
Why it makes me happy- so glad this good friend jumped in

Saturday, July 16, 2016

HappyUP!!! Day 3743


HappyUP!!! - Advil
Why it happened - buddy had some
Why it makes me happy - had a little back flair up....was really glad a dude had some meds on board

HappyUP!!! -  par on 11
Why it happened - creativity
Why it makes me happy - my drive left me with oleanders gripping my buttocks...I managed to get a wedge on that....then hit another wedge....and sink the putt. It was a phenomenol par

HappyUP!!! - great job at hole 19
Why it happened - luck
Why it makes me happy - hey....won 2 out of 3


Friday, July 15, 2016

HappyUP!!! Day 3742


HappyUP!!! - DD throws it down
Why it happened - he's good
Why it makes me happy - that dude put that 68 on it today....and it was with only a couple of putts outside of 10 feet. It was a beauty to watch...even if it costs me some money

HappyUP!!! - chat with Grer Tree
Why it happened - lunch
Why it makes me happy - club has some issues to settle...nice to hear some outside opinion

HappyUP!!! - largo wedge 6
Why it happened - skills
Why it makes me happy - that one helped hold off the onslaught!