In the 1992 Summer Olympics in Barcelona, Spain, Derek Redmond believed he could win a silver medal for Great Britain. After five years of daily training and eight operations on his Achilles tendons, Derek had won the first two heats and was running in the semifinals of the 400 meters. Things were going as planned […]
It can be challenging making each child feel special when you’re raising multiple children. Lauren and I have nine children and can definitely relate to that challenge. Making each child feel special doesn’t have to be as complicated as our minds tend to make it. Here are a few simple things you can do.
Fall is always a busy time for me and my family. With my traveling schedule it makes it hard to find moments to bond with the whole family. That is why we make it a priority to always take our family on vacation. A lot of great memories were made this year. Here’s what we […]
Come out on April 12th from 9am to noon for the 2014 Tampa Father & Kids Experience. It will feature some of my old friends, Lovie Smith and Leslie Frazier. You can go here to register.
In the world of sports, success depends partly in physical talent, but the way you are raised also plays a role in your success on the field or court. Here’s more on how you, as a parent, can raise successful kids.
This past weekend I brought my second grade son, Justin, up to New York City. He got together with Dan Patrick and impersonated his favorite NFL touchdown celebrations. He’s a great kid who loves football, so thanks to the Dan Patrick Show for having us!
“Our children are watching, there’s no doubt about it.” Here’s something that I want you to think about in the days ahead. When was the last time you did something really silly with, or in front of, your children? When was the last time you did something so totally unexpected and spontaneous that your […]
We have kids in all ages of the spectrum: older kids who are out of college, in college, and we have younger kids who are in elementary school and pre-school. People ask all the time, “What’s different?” There are a lot of things that aren’t very different, but one thing that has changed is […]
My wife Lauren and I have seven boys and two girls. I think, for most men, it’s natural to connect with our sons. They’re rough, they’re tough, and you don’t have to worry about scuffing them up. They bounce back, they like to be outside, and they like to do things we like to […]