I’m really excited to announce that this piece has been published by Scary Mommy. Club Mid today! So many emotions went into and led to this being written, and I can honestly say that it’s am essay that I’m very proud to share. Watching my boys play football this year, for the first time, was both exciting and scary for me as their mother, but I also learned a lot. Learning my new place in the constantly changing role of motherhood has been liberating, intriguing, and some days, horrifying. I hope this strikes a chord with you or someone that you share it with! We can learn as much from losing as we can from winning even though raising losers can be excruiciating at times. Raising Losers; Lessons Learned on the Football Field
If you’ve never had a son enter the whole new world of playing football, allow me to enlighten you with some of the thoughts I had while watching my sons first football games recently (yes, both boys started playing football the same year… double the fun and double the heart attack for me! 14 Thoughts All Moms Have During Watching Their Son’s First Football Game Here are my boys after that first game filled with excitement, horror, and confusion… (mine AND theirs). Their Daddy told them to not smile for the picture and look tough.
I’m on the all-new Club Mid section of Scary Mommy today talking about the stupid As Seen on TV crap toy commercials that come on the kiddie channels between shows. These are the ones that I refuse to allow in my house. Did I miss any of the items that horrify you? As Seen On TV But Not In My Househttps://www.scarymommy.com/as-seen-on-tv-but-not-in-my-house/