Category Archive: Wrestler’s Mom Tips

10 Painfully Obvious Truths Everyone Forgets Too Soon

Originally posted on Be Like Water:
You know how you can hear something a hundred times in a hundred different ways before it finally gets through to you?  The ten truths listed below…

Wrestling Awards Night and the Boy with Autism

  Don’t worry when you are not recognized, but strive to be worthy of recognition.  Abraham Lincoln What does Abraham Lincoln, Autism, and wrestling have to do with awards night you ask?  Here’s… Continue reading

Stylish Mom Tips

Elegance is the only beauty that never fades.  Audrey Hepburn How do you dress for your child’s dance class, recitals, wrestling tournaments, or taking the kids to school?  If you’re like me your… Continue reading

5 Great Off-Season Workouts

A wonderful benefit to wrestling season (no, it is not the 5 a.m. road trips) is daily “practice”.  I use the term “practice” very loosely.  It should be called “boot camp”.  The wrestlers… Continue reading

The Truth about Bleacher Butt and Caffeine Cures

It’s time to tell the truth about the many sufferings of the wrestling parent.  These maladies range from lack of sleep, bleacher butt, poor diet, loss of voice function, and lightening wallet syndrome. My bottom has… Continue reading

Just Try Not to Laugh. I Dare You.

“This is a sport (wrestling) that has turned many boys into men and many men into leaders. And it is a sport in which you can be a giant regardless of how big… Continue reading

Sterilization. Everything a Mom Needs to Know.

Calm down.  I’m not talking about THAT kind of sterilization!  No, no, I’m talking about sterilizing those nasty bacteria all wrestlers come in contact with at a meet.  Some moms (perhaps more delicate… Continue reading

Vocabulary Lesson

Sitting in the stands at a recent wrestling meet I heard a strange language.  I could understand the words individually but when put together they did not make sense.  The mom (sitting right… Continue reading