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Tag Archives: athletics

Blog on Prioritization Gets De-prioritized

When I began this blog earlier in the¬†year, I did not have any real expectations about how often I would publish something or how much it would be read. It … Continue reading

December 28, 2015 · Leave a comment

Should We Ban ALL Parents from Youth Sports?

This seems like a preposterous question. It was to me the first time I read it. Like most parents I know, I love to attend my kids sporting events and … Continue reading

July 10, 2015 · 4 Comments

American Ninja Warrior – Lessons on Family, Life, & Work

My kids and I are super excited as the new season of American Ninja Warrior (ANW) has started up again. Not only is this a sign of summer fast approaching, … Continue reading

May 27, 2015 · Leave a comment

Highlights from a Daddy-Daughter Triathlon Day

Yesterday, I completed my first triathlon – while my daughter finished her third. The process of and motivation for training for a triathlon taught me many lessons which I will … Continue reading

April 26, 2015 · 1 Comment

Advantaging our Kids – How Much is Too Much (Little)?

My kids spent the entire afternoon of Sunday putting together a robot their aunt and uncle got them. They worked together without fighting and with almost no help from us. … Continue reading

April 14, 2015 · 3 Comments

I Ain’t Raising no Quitter

This past weekend I plunked down an insane amount of money for fencing gear for my just-turned 9 year-old son. This continues our journey of trying to find his sport … Continue reading

March 4, 2015 · 3 Comments