Tag: nashville

5 Years In Nashville

This summer marks our 5th year of living in Nashville. It has been okay.  The pros and cons pretty much even out.  Without a doubt, it was definitely a good move to transition here from Tampa in 2014. Today I am reflecting on the past five years with the...

Professional Scooter League Awards Franchise to Nashville

Taking advantage of the electric scooter craze that has hit many major U.S. cities, a professional sports league has jumped into the mix as it has announced today that they have awarded one of their eight proposed franchises to Nashville, Tennessee. The Xtreme Scooter Quidditch League (XSQL) will begin...

Could Nashville Host The Super Bowl?

In April, Nashville will host the National Football League (NFL) draft where all 32 teams will pick players from college. The talk this week has been about whether or not Nashville could host the Super Bowl. My answer is:  maybe. Nashville could host the Super Bowl if: They build...

Nashville Sports Loses Nightwatch gains Power

Most people won’t hear about it on the local news but the more obscure sports in the Music City has lost one franchise but gained another recently. The Nashville Nightwatch professional ultimate frisbee team announced this week that they will no longer field a team in the American Ultimate...

Can Nashville Support Major League Baseball?

Major League Baseball (MLB) commissioner Rob Manfred recently mentioned Nashville as a possible candidate for a future expansion team.  Nashville was mentioned along with Portland, Las Vegas, Charlotte, Montreal and Vancouver.  It is expected that MLB will expand from 30 to 32 teams in the future but no timetable...

5 Tourist Things Not To Do In Nashville

If you plan a trip to the Music City and looking for things to do here, there are many options if you are a Country Music fan.  Now that I have lived in the Music City for the past three years, let me give you some things NOT to...

Nashville Is Hockey Tonkin’

I just went to the Predators’ team store at Bridgestone Arena during my lunch break to purchase Western Conference Champion T-Shirts.  Sold out.   The store was packed.  I have been before during my lunch break and have been the only one in the store.  A television camera crew was outside...

#1 Way To Improve Nashville Traffic

Since moving to Nashville in 2014, I have heard and read several things about the growth of Nashville and never ending complaints about the traffic.  There have been talks about the “25-year plan” and light rail as well as express buses.   Nashville already has a commuter rail called the...

Nashville Nightwatch Release 2017 Schedule

The Nashville Nightwatch will be back for the 2017 season in the American Ultimate Disc League (AUDL).   The Nightwatch will open their third season at Jacksonville then opens at home two weeks later against Atlanta.  The defending AUDL champions, Dallas Roughnecks, will come to Nashville on April 29th.  Here...

Driving 101: Going Round-and-Round 

Roundabouts.  My stomach already gets shaky just to mention the word.  I dread roundabouts about as much as I do four-way stops.  Even if you know what you are supposed to do, it’s not always safe to assume others know what to do.  A roundabout is supposed to help...