Being a Good Friend

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Our dog’s name is “Wilson.” Wilson is to me the best dog in the world. And if a dog is a man’s best friend, then Wilson is about the best friend I have ever had. …

The Power of Books

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My name is Kyle, I’m a librarian, a dad, and soon to be Charlee’s husband. My son (5) and her two daughters (5 & 3) blend into our family of three kids and a rascally …

What I Learned Coaching Children’s Soccer

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Let me explain. I was a network administrator. Sounds much more glamorous than it was. I basically worked for 10 hours straight through the night printing reports, changing out tapes and monitoring multiple screens to …

Teaching Kids The Value of Work

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Getting kids to learn the value of work is no easy task. When you throw in a couple of parents who most likely were raised with varying views of chores, allowances, and the appropriate age …

Let Go of Grudges

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LET GO OF GRUDGES FOR YOURSELF & YOUR KIDS “Hey, my wife and I are in town and we wondered if we might get together. It’s been a long time since we’ve seen you.” This …

Traveling with Kids

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Back in 2012, my wife and I made the decision to take our three children, then 9, 8 and 1, to Disney World in Orlando FL. What a fun vacation and lots of memories for …