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Traffic Lessons

Traffic Lessons

Perhaps the most important lesson from driving in traffic is “Don’t live your life like a driver in traffic”.  I remember an old joke that if you wake up looking like the picture on your driver’s...
Published on: Jun 29 2015
By: DaddyCast
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A Few Good (Sports) Parents

A Few Good (Sports) Parents

I write a lot about kids sports.  Perhaps it is because we spend a lot of our non-work, waking hours with games, practices, clinics and all other manner of supporting our kids’ athletic endeavours....
Published on: Feb 23 2015
By: DaddyCast
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Accepting No

Accepting No

A couple weeks ago my oldest and I were leaving the volleyball club.  It was a Sunday evening and there was a couple open courts on our way out toward the exit.  He asked if we could stop for a milkshake...
Published on: Feb 06 2015
By: DaddyCast
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Saving Memories

Saving Memories

While I don’t have any exact numbers, I feel safe in assuming a large percentage of the video cameras sold are purchased by new parents.  When you are expecting, you buy a camera and record all the...
Published on: Nov 20 2014
By: DaddyCast
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A Sterling lesson in Ownership

A Sterling lesson in Ownership

The boys mentioned Donald Sterling tonight – something about him enjoying the spotlight (not sure where they got that from but seemed like a good opportunity for a lesson). While I do not condone...
Published on: May 10 2014
By: DaddyCast
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(New) Habits are hard to keep

(New) Habits are hard to keep

So my attempt to write a post a day for the month of December failed after 4 days.  Wow, that was quick.  Life gets in the way but really, 4 days?  Seems my attempt to get in some time on the bike and/or...
Published on: Dec 15 2013
By: DaddyCast
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Love to watch them play- and tell them!!

Love to watch them play- and tell them!!

It is always nice to have affirmation that you are doing something right as a parent.  As my youngest son has progressed through youth soccer we have always been careful to be positive but not to over...
Published on: Dec 04 2013
By: DaddyCast
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Leggo my Ego

My youngest was getting ready for his Holiday Chorus concert and I was helping him with his tie.  As I was struggling to get an adult size tie to a correct length for a shorter frame, I commented that...
Published on: Dec 03 2013
By: DaddyCast
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Lifetime of a Tradition

Lifetime of a Tradition

For several years a Thanksgiving weekend tradition has been a big bonfire at my in-laws.  Living out in the country they pile up branches and cut trees as well as scrap wood and who knows what else throughout...
Published on: Dec 01 2013
By: DaddyCast
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Acknowledgement is Pricless

Acknowledgement is Pricless

As parents, we do a lot of things that go unrecognized.  We pick up after them.  We make lunches for them.  We wash clothes, clean bathrooms and taxi them to various activities – often without...
Published on: Oct 10 2013
By: DaddyCast
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