How Telling Off My Kid’s Football Coach Kicked Off A Major Parenting Crisis

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I never thought football could cause an existential parenting crisis, but this spring, that is exactly what it did. My almost-10-year-old son, Sam, wanted to play flag football for the first time ever, and since he’d had no interest in playing a team sport since he quit baseball a year ago, we jumped on the idea. Sam had played pick-up … Read More

How Telling Off My Kid’s Football Coach Kicked Off A Major Parenting Crisis

Junk Food and Trash Talk: How To Love the Super Bowl When You Really Don’t

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The Super Bowl is tomorrow, but I’m not one of those women who gets really excited about football or gives a pig’s ass about what’s going on in the game. I’ve actually managed to avoid it like the plague most of my adult life, but then I became the wife of a football fan. (A New York Giants football fan, … Read More

Junk Food and Trash Talk: How To Love the Super Bowl When You Really Don’t