My daughter and I have always had a really great relationship. We have our ups and downs just like everyone else, but I can call her my bestfriend. For those who really don't know me very well, Vanessa split time between her mom and I. I had no idea that signing Vanessa up for a… Continue reading Coaching My daughter (part 1 of many)
One day there will be a time where we no longer have to drive her to practice, or take her to school. Stop by the store to grab extra Gatorade. So make sure the car rides are worth it, make sure you are building memories, make sure the ride home from practice or a tournament… Continue reading My time is running out (coaching my daughter) **Wreck it Ralph spoiler alert*
Hello all, I have been a way for a little while, I have a new daughter in my life that was born in the beginning of November and life has been a bit hectic ever since. My First born Daughter signed her NLI to play ball and get her education at Hampton University, if you… Continue reading Respect the game!
Somewhere in between here and there I lost focus on why I write this blog. Not because I want to be a people pleaser but because I want to give my OPINION on what I deal with in the softball world. My story about my daughter and I. The teams I coach and the things… Continue reading Weekend Warriors (parents)
This one is for my 14u team, I don't have a HUGE issue with the older team because we really don't play but 1 local tournament and they are looking for national tournaments. But the younger teams?!!! I mean really! Hey coaches and admins have you ever taken the time to really look at… Continue reading So Many Tournaments (Warning!! Rant Ahead)
Hey softball family, So i know wrote a blog a while back called "who you yelling at"? Well after going to a couple tournaments this fall and watching games and coaching my teams. I always look in the opposite dugout to see the moral of players and if coaches are frustrated. I do this for… Continue reading Better Coaching!