“Did you score?” is the question I have to use all my self-control not to ask when I miss one of my son’s rugby games. Who doesn’t get great pleasure from seeing their child score a try? I know I do. However, “did you score?” is a rubbish question and in many ways is worse than its evil best friend “did you win?”.read more
I'd like to introduce you to the best parenting tool that I have come across for years. It's one of these. Now, I know what you're thinking, "Really? A night-club bouncer clicker is one of the best parenting tools you've come across in years?" Well, yes it is and let...read more
What could an elite sports training camp teach parents? I had the privilege to lead the parents meeting at the October England Under 17/18 Rugby Development Camp. What I learnt in those 24 hours left me questioning everything as a parent and professional! These are...read more
You plan a parents event to inspire and change behaviour from the unwelcome to helpful, only the parents you really want to attend, don’t show up! What do you do?read more
I sometimes wish I was with a different child. I sometimes wish I was with one of my other kids!
This confession requires me to be courageously honest, and I’ve found great freedom in being courageously honest.read more