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Tag Archives: commitment

Maybe I am Raising a Quitter…

And that’s ok. So I wrote this post over a year ago entitled, “I Ain’t Raising No Quitter” and then followed up several weeks later with, “UPDATE: I Still Ain’t … Continue reading

May 3, 2016 · Leave a comment

Summer Learning Challenge, Year 2

Summer slide is well-documented. During summer, kids lose much of what they have learned during the school year, effectively starting them several weeks or months behind when they return in … Continue reading

June 4, 2015 · 1 Comment

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

UPDATE!!! I Still Ain’t Raising No Quitter

It never fails. After my blog a couple of weeks ago, “I Ain’t Raising No Quitter” – my son proposes to quit the very thing I praised his diligence for … Continue reading

March 27, 2015 · 2 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