Category Archives: Coaching Youth Sports

Indoor Soccer Season Is Here!

Today is the start of a new sports season at the YMCA. It’s the first day of practice for indoor soccer. I am coaching a group of 5 and 6 year olds. I enjoy coaching and working with the kids. … Continue reading

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Positively Impacting Lives

Tell us about a teacher who had a real impact on your life, either for the better or the worse. How is your life different today because of him or her? – Daily Prompt I recently found myself being thankful … Continue reading

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The Girl With No Name

Apparently in Iceland, there is a book of approved name for parents to pick from. Because the parents of a girl picked the name Blaer which was not in the book of approved names she has no official name and … Continue reading

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Previous New Year’s Resolutions

Have you ever made a New Year’s Resolution that you kept? – Daily Prompt I have never been big on making New Year’s Resolutions. In fact last year was the first year I can remember having actually made a New … Continue reading

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Five Events That Shaped Me in 2012

As we come to the end of 2012 it’s a good time to look back and think about the important events that happened during the year that helped shape who we are. For me some of those important happenings are … Continue reading

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Impacting The World Around You

Do you ever find yourself wondering about whether you are having an impact on others around you to the extent you would like to? I know I do. I want to be someone who has a positive impact on those … Continue reading

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Things I Have Learned from Coaching Youth Sports

Coaching youth sports is not only a rewarding experience, it can teach you a thing or two about yourself. This past summer we signed my daughter up to play baseball and I signed up to help coach the team. Since … Continue reading

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