Jeff Farris
 
How Does Our Newsletter Work?
Each of our communities feature one or more newsletters that contain highly relevant local content. Behind the scenes there is a some smart setup combined with...
BubbleLife | Advice Local     Feb 9 2010
What is the Lystedt Law?
Last summer, the state of Washington enacted a law that requires school districts and non-profits that use school facilities to adopt policies covering brain...
Sports Esteem     Feb 3 2010
A Survey of Youth Sports Finds Winning Isn’t the Only Thing
Over the weekend, there was a great article in the New York Times about why kids participate in sports. "Adults may lean toward turning children’s games into...
Sports Esteem     Feb 3 2010
Biscuits and Gravy
This should keep us all busy experimenting for a while.
BubbleLife Recipe Box     Jan 20 2010
Oasis Cafe Gets The Breakfast-For-Lunch Task Done Right
This review of Oasis doesn't do it justice. The Migas are amazing. Between Oasis and Bubbas I always have a great breakfast.
Re: One Reason Nothing is Getting Done in Health Care
Let s not forget the issues with John Ensign, also on the committee... Senator’s Aid to Mistress’s Husband Raises Ethics Flags...
Re: SMU Emergency: Another article by student
Unfortunately, we are all programmed for the worst possible event. I, like alot of others who received this alert, thought a shooter was on campus. The stress...
The New Phone Books Are Here! The New Phone Books Are Here! And I Hate Them.
What a waste of advertising dollars. Ours went straight to the dumpster.
Re: iPhone Launch
Love the 3.0 software. Still waiting on my phone from AT&T.
Why Education Matters
A recent article in Sports Illustrated shows the problems that former athletes face. Just two quick facts from the story: By the time they have been retired for...
Sports Esteem     Mar 26 2009
Who Cares if the Coach Knows Everything About the Sport?
Although a coach can have a tremendous amount of knowledge about his sport, the two most important considerations for a coach are: Can he teach what he knows?...
Sports Esteem     Feb 14 2009
New Coaching & Parent Video
This video that ResponsibleSports.com , the Positive Coaching Alliance, and Liberty Mutual put together on developing parent/coach relationships is a pretty...
Sports Esteem     Aug 19 2008
Self-discipline
“Self-discipline is a form of freedom. Freedom from laziness and lethargy, freedom from expectations and demands of others, freedom from weakness and fear — and...
Sports Esteem     Apr 1 2008
Let’s “Green” the Hockey Environment
Below is an excellent article written by Keith Andresen, Senior Director of Hockey Programs for the Dallas Stars Youth Program. While the article is intended...
Sports Esteem     Jan 27 2008
Memorable Sports Quotes
Here is a list of favorite sports quotes.... We didn't lose the game; we just ran out of time. Vince Lombardi If you can't accept losing, you can't win. Vince...
Sports Esteem     Jan 14 2008
How to be the Best Player and Not Make a Team
There are so many different things that coaches look for in building a team. Player skill is just one thing and sometimes not even the most important. Coaches...
Sports Esteem     Jul 19 2007
Can Anyone Become the Next Wayne Gretzky?
According to a recent article in Wired Magazine , Peter Vint, a researcher with the US Olympic Committee believes that athletic skills can be learned even to...
Sports Esteem     Jun 6 2007
Why Not a Youth Sports Franchise?
Parents and coaches work hard to keep their children and players safe and maximize everyone's enjoyment from the sport. However, parents and coaches often have...
Sports Esteem     Jun 5 2007
Implementing Sports Esteem in Your Program
Below is a response we received from the Dalton Georgia Parks and Recreation Department who recently used the Sports Esteem information in their parent...
Sports Esteem     Mar 8 2007
Opportunities in Hockey After High School
This is a presentation written by Al Bloomer that provides information regarding various options available to a hockey player that has completed or is about to...
Sports Esteem     Feb 3 2007
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