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Hockey, Hockey Parents, Their Kids and Keeping Calm

“Do not let let the behavior of others destroy your inner peace.”

-Dalai Lama

“Peace comes from within. Do not seek it without.”


Like a friend of mine who introduced me to the fine art of blogging (my blogging mentor if I may be so bold), she at first intended her blog to be solely about teaching. 706 more words

Free e-book until Monday

Navigating Youth Hockey: The Definitive Guide for Players and Parents is available for free beginning today, Black Friday, until Monday, 11/30, on Amazon. E-reader apps are also free to download for every device – phone, tablet, etc. 22 more words

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Excuse Me, I'm A Rookie Hockey-Dad

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It’s been a couple of weeks since my two oldest sons started their foray into the hockey world and I am still lukewarm about this venture.   976 more words


Hockey Books on Amazon - New Review

I’m honored to have received a very positive review of Navigating Youth Hockey by Editor, Karen Rodgers.  Ms. Rogers is not a hockey parent, so she lends the objective eye of a novice paired with the expertise of a professional editor. 28 more words

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Issues With How Your Child's Minor Hockey League Is Run?

Well you may not be the only one.

You hear it from parents all over, “there are too many tournaments”.  “The cost is too expensive”.  Or “I paid the same as everyone else, why isn’t my child playing more” and the opposite, “My child is better then X child so they should be playing more”. 49 more words


Book Reviews - Hockey Dad

A great review of my book, Navigating Youth Hockey, was posted today. This is why I took the time to compose and publish the book – to help other parents make sense of a wonderful game that is so complex in it implications for young athletes.  45 more words

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