Nov 22, 2011 • 2 min read
As I began writing my Thanksgiving shopping list today, I listened to the sounds of my children arguing in the other room. No school. No soccer practice. No tennis lesson. No baseball practice. One day into Thanksgiving break and I was already missing the usual routine. I realized how thankful I am for the fact that my kids are involved in youth sports, which keeps them busy and out of each otherâ€™s hair.
But to make everything run smoothly in any organized youth sport, it takes â€œa villageâ€. Following is my â€˜villageâ€™, for whom I am thankful this holiday season — the people that make youth sports great and keep us coming back year in and year out. I am thankful for:
And last, but not least, I am thankful for my children â€“ and their teammates â€“ whose smiles and laughter make this crazy world of youth team sports so much fun!
What are YOU thankful for this holiday season?