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Tag Archives: discipline

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

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

Homework – What is it good for?

Homework has become an ingrained part of our American educational system and an expectation of hard-charging parents in affluent communities across our country. I’m often frustrated with the homework that … Continue reading

April 8, 2015 · 2 Comments