Posts Tagged ‘football’

a cozy night in february

February 16th, 2017 | Posted by b | 1 Comment
watching Beşiktaş in their first UEFA european league match; also watching the fire in our soba. the match started at 11pm, but we wake up at noon so it’s our ...

August 20th, 2016 | Posted by b | No Comments
Hello on this humid night, only two days left of the Rio olympics! earlier we were watching mountain cycling and triathlon (those women are seriously hardcore! felt like a wimp ...

current state of mind

July 1st, 2016 | Posted by b | No Comments
Amazingly, there are only 4 more days of ramadan left for 2016, counting today (happy july/temmuz 1st!) and my mind is totally in summer mode. It’s also still in football mode ...

June 24th, 2016 | Posted by b | No Comments
Today is a break from my darling euro cup matches as the group stage finished, and I haven’t known what to do! I still had leftover sweet potato hummus from ...

summer solstice

June 20th, 2016 | Posted by b | 1 Comment
Why yes, I’ve been fasting but I’ve been completely eating up all the euro cup football on tv every day, haven’t you? Yesterday was the first day in nearly 8 ...

eiffel a la turka

June 13th, 2016 | Posted by b | 1 Comment
Well, Turkiye was overplayed by Croatia and lost 1-0, even though I was watching it with Ana and was wearing red for luck! But it’s just the start of the ...

football is better than food (sometimes)

June 12th, 2016 | Posted by b | 1 Comment
It has nearly been a week since ramazan began, but yesterday was special because it was ma mere’s birthday (happy happy birthday! i love you!) AND the Euro Cup is ...

Champions BEŞIKTAŞ!!!!

May 27th, 2016 | Posted by b | 2 Comments
After a 7 year drought our black eagles have won the turkish super league! We’re #1, baby! We went to the game at our brand new home stadium which was ...

the fog rolls in like a football

February 17th, 2016 | Posted by b | No Comments
so there’s supposed to be a rescheduled Beşiktaş match on right now, one that was cancelled a month ago because of snow. Apparently this match isn’t supposed to happen because ...

sportsball

September 28th, 2015 | Posted by b | 2 Comments
It has been a sports day, well night at least. First we had a beşiktaş derby with those dirty yellow birds (fenerbahce) and we won, 3-2, and we didn’t have ...
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