I Cheated and I Got Caught

Tommy Maloney confesses. ___ Yes the title is correct—“I cheated and I got caught”—but before the hate mail starts up, please hear me out. I meant no harm by my actions, because I was actually doing it for the right reasons—until it recently backfired in my face. Who knew that after all these years the so-called lie would come […]

Telling Your Story Matters

Our stories don’t have to define us. But we can use them to speak to others.

Congratulations to Becky Hammon, Gregg Popovich and the San Antonio Spurs, Again

Coach Hammon and The Spurs are leading the way on gender equality in the coaching space.

7 Steps to Becoming Your Own Guru

Theresa Byrne finally found her groove when she started looking for advice inside herself instead of everywhere else.

The Roadmap to Growing Your Child’s Emotional Intelligence

Aleasa Word Shares The Roadmap to Better Social & Decision Making Skills for Kids

What Makes Fatherhood

  The legacy of fatherhood takes root in so many ways. Galit Breen shows us the life inside those lasting influences. — His fatherhood is jokes that we all know the punch line of. It’s perfect ribs and 69 cent cones and homemade cream soda. It’s a gifted appreciation for Star Wars, the Minnesota Twins, and siracha—all […]

Looking For The Perfect Woman? Or Man? Well, Just Stop It.

There are people out there who will just get you and just accept you, just the way that you are. Sometimes you don’t need fixing, you need accepting.

Trotting on Clouds

In 10 year-old boy’s world, it simply doesn’t get any better than your baseball team winning the championship. (Same for 40 year-old dads!)

5 Things To Do Right After You Lose Your Job

William Mize shares wise words for men who have just lost their jobs.

Girls’ Softball – And Being a Man

Paul Schneider explains why coaching gives him another chance to stay connected to his kids and to teach them what he loves most about the game.

The Most Beautiful Work I’ve Ever Done

“Let me win, but if I cannot win let me be brave in the attempt.”

How to Stop Choosing Ambivalence

You can’t make a choice, so you put it off, endlessly considering the pros and cons. But you’ve already made your choice—one that will keep you stuck and in pain forever.

Is Seeking Approval Holding You Back?

And so the coach stormed off in frustration…

Write Your Own Life Story

Do you want to write your life story, or just let the pages unfold?

Wrestling With Youth Sports: Where Is The Joy?

Justin Ricklefs does some soul searching on youth sports and shares what his family is doing to inject a little joy into the madness.

Inspiration Unpacked: What’s Right? Or What Will Sell?

We’re bombarded with commercials, sales pitches, and guilt trips designed to get us to buy. But what are we selling?