Tag Archives: Children

Lessons Learned From Coaching

For this week’s challenge, I invite you to breathe new life into the established genre of the end-of-year countdown list. – Daily Post Weekly Challenge The weekly writing challenge was to come up with some sort of list or count … Continue reading

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Anyone Notice I Was Gone?

Did anyone notice I was missing in action?? It’s been awhile since I have posted and I have missed it so I have decided I am going to try and post on a regular basis again. Hope I still have … Continue reading

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Childhood Revisited

Sure, you turned out pretty good, but is there anything you wish had been different about your childhood? If you have kids, is there anything you wish were different for them? – Daily Prompt I had what I would consider … Continue reading

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Boy Scouts Allowing Gay Members and Leaders?

One of the stories in the news lately is the Boy Scouts possibly ending their ban on gay members and leaders. http://usnews.nbcnews.com/_news/2013/01/28/16739587-boy-scouts-close-to-ending-ban-on-gay-members-leaders?lite This is obviously a controversial story. Some people think it is long overdue that this happens. Others think … Continue reading

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What I Hope People Remember About Me

Write your own eulogy. – Daily Prompt This prompt is something I think about a lot. It has been suggested that one way to be successful in the journey we make through life is to look at what you want … Continue reading

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The Skill I Would Master

If you could choose to be a master (or mistress) of any skill in the world, which skill would you pick? – Daily Prompt If I could choose one skill in the entire world to master, it would be that … Continue reading

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Everyone Plays, Everyone Wins

Part of coaching youth sports at the YMCA is that every child gets a medal at the end of the season. Every player gets to be the Player of the Game once. It’s not based on standings, wins and losses, … Continue reading

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