The DaddyCast

Tales of a Sports Parent

Tag

fatherhood

Reminiscing

Recently I have reacquainted myself with our video camera. It started with a call out to all the soccer parents on my son’s new travel team. The manager asked if anyone would be willing to record their pre-season tournament. With… Continue Reading →

Minecraft Imitates Life?

It’s just a game. Sure, I’ve said it many times. When the boys get frustrated while playing the Wii. My oldest is notorious for showing his emotion when something goes wrong in a game. He gets frustrated and makes it… Continue Reading →

Trying something new for the New Year

A resolution worth sharing. My youngest has vowed to try new things this year. So far he has tried new foods, is willing to try some new rides during our annual pilgrimage to Disney and seems willing to try new… Continue Reading →

Parenting is a Marathon

The old adage “It’s a marathon, not a sprint” has special meaning now that I have completed a marathon.  A sprint is a short burst to do your absolute best for a sustainable duration.  A marathon takes pacing, planning and… Continue Reading →

Devoted or Devoid?

Last weekend I completed my first marathon.  It was an amazing experience full of highs and lows, fun and pain, an experience that really taught me a lot.  More on the actual marathon in another post.  For this post, I… Continue Reading →

Conflicts

It seems my youngest has had more time to write recently than I have.  Here is a paper I found in his school work.  It made me laugh out loud. Conflicts The conflict between me and my brother is complicated… Continue Reading →

The Limits of Bonding

The boys have been watching dog shows. In particular, puppy shows. And with that, they are angling to get a dog- a topic we thought we had dispelled, at least for a while. So to challenge the hundreds of possibilities… Continue Reading →

Go with the Flow

Today I am very impressed with my boys.  And with my wife and I- we have, at least in some ways, raised them right.  They are courteous, caring and easy going.  It makes being a parent rewarding and in the… Continue Reading →

DaddyCast 212 – Detachment Parenting

The DaddyCast Episode 212 A Podcast for Parenting from the Hip! It has been a while – sorry. Athletic Inspirations realized – my oldest preps for his 5k with his Aunt. Our pet project – keeping fish alive!! Support the… Continue Reading →

Carpe Diem

Carpe Diem – Seize the Day. The battle cry of the film Dead Poet’s Society. An inspiration to us all to make the most of each day, each moment, each opportunity. Don’t let time pass you by, seize the day… Continue Reading →

© 2018 The DaddyCast — Powered by WordPress

Theme by Anders NorenUp ↑