The photographer had me skate with the puck in circles while he snapped photos. In between sessions, a make-up artist fussed with my eyes and blush. I found this to be pretty funny, considering I rarely wear make-up as it is, so imagine me getting all done up for something that usually results in my getting all sweaty!
Towards the end of the shoot a bunch of kids came in for their game, which was scheduled for after my ice time. I got the most curious stares as the photographer laid across the ice and snapped photos of me going round and round.
"Is that Nancy Kerrigan?" I heard one of them ask.
I almost tripped from laughing! Yeah, Nancy Kerrigan if she had amnesia and forgot how to skate, maybe...
The article is featured in the October issue and is on stands now:
All in all, I thought it came out well! I especially got a kick out of how it made me sound like I was completely lazy before I picked up the sport!
I have to say, I love ice hockey! It really has changed my life for the better and this year I belong to two leagues. Here's Noah and me at my Fitchburg season opener this past Saturday:
I'm no longer with his mother, but that's a long story I haven't had a chance to update about... but the good news is I still see the kids on occasion.
So life's been fun and calm... and YES, a kitty post is on the way with LOTS of pictures!