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Bounce of the Ball

All Blacks give way to Black Caps as the kids turn blue and brown. Yesterday was the first attack of the beach for the season. The sun was shining, the day was warm if a little windy, the kids paddled and swam, dug and scampered, all as their dad failed yet again to prove himself […]

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Be a Good Sport

The All Blacks play France at the Cake Tin tonight in their second test match up. Head high anyone? Play hard and play fair. That was the message I received as a child growing up and learning various sports. I turned my hand to a lot of different options, from racket sports indoors and out, […]

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Frantic Fan

I was nervous leading up to the weekend. Now I am petrified. A 20 year old rookie that can’t tackle in the younger Barrett, for a proven test performer and the only player that has looked to challenge out wide, Naholo. A player dropped after two seasons of nothing, Savea, to provide what…more of the same? […]

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Roar

There is a tension in the house and it is my fault. How much of how you are feeling reflects on how your kids are feeling, do you think? I reckon your attitudes, feelings, emotional output, has a huge and powerful effect on how the children feel about their day. A girl like Kennady, sensitive all […]

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