What Do You Do When Your Child Doesn’t Excel In Sports?

kids and sports

What do you do when your child is in sports but they aren’t very good at it? What can you do to encourage them when their heart is just not in it but they still have to finish out the season? That’s what I’m sharing about at the Wishing Well blog. It can be frustrating as a parent to watch your child struggle during the season. Click on over for some suggestions for what you can do when your child is having a hard time in their chosen sport. See you at The Wishing Well!

Make Your Own All Natural Bug Repellent Spray!

DIY Bug Repellent Spray from http://thesoutherninstitute.com

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My Trip to the ALDI Test Kitchen.


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Dark Cherry and Pistachio Chocolate Bark

Dark Cherry and Pistachio Chocolate Bark from www.thesoutherninstitute.com

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DIY Candles.

DIY Candles from Uncommon Goods at thesoutherninstitute.com

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