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Perspective

Perspective

If you follow pro football this season you may know the New England Patriots performed some trickery during the playoffs.  Against the Ravens, they confused the Baltimore defense by declaring certain...
Published on: Jan 18 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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My son won’t sit near me and I am Thrilled!!

My son won’t sit near me and I am Thrilled!!

My son doesn’t want to sit near me.  He doesn’t want to ride in the car with me.  He hardly notices I am even there.  And I am thrilled!! I mentioned in my tryouts post that my oldest tried out...
Published on: Sep 26 2014
By: DaddyCast
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Sport of a Different Sort

Sport of a Different Sort

Most of us would probably agree that telemarketing calls are annoying. They typically come in the middle of dinner or while you are watching a show or simply not wanting to talk to a total stranger about...
Published on: Jul 05 2014
By: DaddyCast
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Homework review, sort of

Going over the Rubric for his book report (while he watches his brother play video games, only half paying attention to me): Me: “So, you have your cover?” Him: “Yes” “Your...
Published on: Jan 13 2014
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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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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When they make you proud.

When they make you proud.

Recently our youngest went off to an overnight soccer camp. He roomed with one of his friends, who is also on his travel team, and we sent them off in good spirits (always good to have a buddy around)....
Published on: Jul 06 2013
By: DaddyCast
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Maybe they’ll Dig it!

Maybe they’ll Dig it!

I have been playing volleyball for the past 20 years (off and on, when the boys were born I took a hiatus for several years). Although I didn’t play in high school or college, I have really grown...
Published on: Jun 22 2013
By: DaddyCast
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Happy Father’s Day

Happy Father’s Day

They are sometimes a joy, other times a real challenge.  Sometimes they behave, but there are no guarantees.  They are our responsibility, our children.  They look to us for guidance, direction and...
Published on: Jun 16 2013
By: DaddyCast
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