Tuesday, November 17, 2009

Corn-hole Anyone?

Have ya'll heard of a game called Corn-Hole? We went to some friend's lake house Saturday and one of the guy's brought it. It was a ton o' fun. Think skee-ball meets the outdoors. It has official rules and everything that you can read about here http://www.playcornhole.org/rules.shtml.

It consists of these bags of corn

and 2 boards that are placed facing each other about 30 feet apart.

The goal is to toss your bag of corn across the grassy knoll and get it in the hole. Get it? Corn-hole. Ahhh... now you get it! I know you probably won't believe this with all my athletic prowess and all, but I didn't win - not one time. Perplexing.

So, if anyone asks you to play Corn-hole, don't be afraid.

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9 comments:

Kristin said...

I wasn't sure what I was going to find when I first started reading this post. Ah ha

Lemonade Makin' Mama said...

I am having a hard time getting over the name... who came up with that?? Too funny.

Fitri said...

I would love to play this game :)

Walking on Sunshine... said...

That looks fun! Hope your day was good!

RW @ TrueBeauty said...

I'm with Kristin...I wasn't sure what this post was about :) But, we have a game like this for football tailgating called "Bag'O" Similar concept and a lot of fun!

Rachel said...

It's quite popular in Tuscaloosa on gameday. I personally have trouble getting over the name.

BECKY said...

Hi Jill! I'm Becky and I came over from Lois' blog! I mean I just had to after I read that you think my handwriting is gorgay!! And I have to say that after flipping through your blog I think you have the most fun sense of humor I have encountered in blogdom!! So there! It's great to meet you and I will definitely be back for more smiles!! Corn-hole???? Even just the name spells F-U-N doesn't it?????

We totally left our hearts in L.A. when we lived there...you know...Lower Alabama!!! One day we might move back...but I do LOVE my Florida sunshine! We went to the beach today and it was AMAZING!! I'm posting about it on Friday!!

Have a wonderful Thursday!!
Blessings,
Becky

LeAnna said...

This totally cracked me up. I think a guy must have named the game. ;)

Jill said...

I haven't hear of this game but it sounds fun!