That Ref is My Son

When watching your kid’s games, think twice about how you treat the ref. That ref is someone’s child. You are also setting an example for your own children.  Parenting has… View Post

Why I Hate the Concept of Everyone Wins

Why I Hate the Concept of Everyone Wins. How everyone winning leads to everyone losing.    Everyone is a winner. Participation trophies. Everyone wins and no one loses. I get… View Post

Quick and Easy Meals for Busy Nights

It is currently soccer season for us, and soccer season means that we have a lot of busy nights. This has never been more true than this spring since it… View Post

Choosing a Coach/Teacher…How to Find the Right Fit

  I look back on it as one of my biggest parenting mistakes ever. Perhaps it is my worst mistake. At the time, I wasn’t sure what was the best… View Post

Going to Your Kids’ Games Prepared

  This wasn’t exactly the vision I had in mind. Most things in the real life of parenting aren’t, but this almost seemed insane. My feet were soaked. My bones… View Post

Competitive Sports for Kids {the Good, Bad, and Real}

  Competitive sports for children are starting younger and younger. More children are starting playing competitive sports and younger ages and more leagues are dropping the age minimum for playing… View Post

Brayden Summary: 10.5 Years Old

Brayden is a very good and very sweet big brother   This is a summary for Brayden from 10.25 – 10.5 years old.   EATING Eating is going as usual.… View Post