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How Families Save on Sports Gear {Foot Locker Discount Code September 2016}

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As a former professional athlete, I naturally wanted my kids to follow in my love of sport. But at the same time, I didn’t want to push them into a sport simply because I loved it. So what did we do as parents? Two things: 1. We encouraged them to try a lot of different sports 2. We focused on encouraging them …

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When Kids Lose: 3 Truths to Tell Them

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“You may not win, but you must try. Sometimes, you’ll lose, but there’s no need to cry. Win or lose, one thing that’s true… No matter what, I love you!” ~ Lysa TerKeurst from “Win or Lose I Love You!“ I dare say our deepest heartache once we become parents is not when we get hurt, but when our kids …

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British Soccer Camp Review

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Remember when I told you that my son has never played soccer before, but we signed him up for a British Soccer Camp? We’ve now been there, done that, got the t-shirt (literally) and wanted to share our thoughts with you in a British Soccer Camp review. I feel I need to first preface our review with a dose of …

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Sports Moms Need Better Pain Relief {LivRelief Review}

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Disclosure: This post is sponsored by LivRelief. I am not a doctor and the ideas presented below are my own. Like many moms, I’d consider myself a sports mom. We’re not to the point where we’re traveling hours away to competitions, but we are in the stage where our kids are trying out a lot of different sports throughout the …

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Signing Up for British Soccer Camps

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I’ll be the first to admit it, my kids have never played soccer. I know, I know – slightly unAmerican. I selfishly didn’t want to watch kids run back and forth across a field for an hour and frankly, didn’t want to do what every other parent seemed to be doing. Actually, soccer is MUCH bigger ‘across the pond’ as …

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How Does Childhood Participation in Competitive Sports affect Leadership?

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Most of my childhood memories revolve around competitive sports. I think I participated in every sport, including horseback riding, figure-skating and everything in between! (Except for soccer…I never was much of a runner 😉 Before entering high school, I decided to focus on just one sport, tennis, which led me to eventually making a living as a young adult as …

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