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Tales of a Travel Team Parent

Tales of a Travel Team Parent

This isn’t intended to be a gripe session.  We know we have made our bed and we are happy to lie in it.  This is, as much of this blog is, simply a sharing of our experience in case it is beneficial...
Published on: Mar 08 2016
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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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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Tryouts are Trying Times

Tryouts are Trying Times

With the beginning of the school year has come fall sports tryouts.  We aren’t very good at staying uninvolved or uncaring around tryouts.  We get a little too emotionally attached to what our kids...
Published on: Sep 16 2014
By: DaddyCast
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In this together (like it or not)

In this together (like it or not)

We aren’t fools.  We realize there will be many moments where we get the cold shoulder.  Where the boys are not into hanging out with their old, stupid parents.    We know the day will come where...
Published on: Mar 31 2014
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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Do as I say, not as they do

As if parenting weren’t tough enough, trying to teach our kids to do the right thing, to understand why, and so on. But we also have to explain why some people don’t do the right thing, people...
Published on: Jan 24 2010
By: DaddyCast
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