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HITTING THE MAT: The Making of A State Champ or At Least A Good Man! (Blog 7)

Blog 7 Preseason Week 7             I notice for the first time tonight that the leaves here are really starting to change colors. It’s a cool Monday night on Columbus Day in early October in the northeast part of Connecticut or the quiet corner, where I live with my family. Things have been a [...]

By |October 15th, 2018|Uncategorized|0 Comments

HITTING THE MAT: The Making of A State Champ or At Least A Good Man! (Blog 6)

Blog #6  Preseason Week 6   It’s Monday night again, and once again Dakota and I are back in the car heading to another pre-season wrestling practice after consuming another dinner in seven minutes or less. These pre-season days are so busy. As a matter of fact, all of these autumn back-to-school days are busy. [...]

By |October 8th, 2018|Uncategorized|0 Comments

HITTING THE MAT: The Making of A State Champ or At Least A Good Man! (Blog 5)

Blog #5 He’s Getting Better             As the next week of pre-season wrestling rolls around, Dakota tells me in the car on the way to practice that he isn’t feeling 100%. I wonder if his interest in wrestling is fading, or if he’s still feeling the effects of last week and those really tough [...]

By |September 30th, 2018|Uncategorized|0 Comments

HITTING THE MAT: The Making of A State Champ or At Least A Good Man! (Blog 4)

Preseason Week 3- A Little Frustrated Blog #4 I feel like my 14-year-old boy Dakota is already changing for the better, thanks to wrestling. When I showed him moves at home this week, he actually said, “Thanks.” Wow… is all I can think. I guess wrestling really is putting him on the path to be [...]

By |September 23rd, 2018|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Dan’s Interview with Childhood Survivor Pamela Elaine Lockridge!

 Although Pamela is an author, like myself, I have never interviewed anyone quite like Pamela for my blog. Pamela is a childhood survivor and now an adult thriver. What she had to overcome as just a little girl is something that no child should ever have to face. But she did have to face it, [...]

By |September 23rd, 2018|Uncategorized|0 Comments

HITTING THE MAT: The Making of A State Champ or At Least A Good Man! (Blog 3)

Preseason Week Two- Blog #3     Well, another week and two more wrestling practices are under our belts. In the last blog, I shared with you that my son Dakota’s first pre-season wrestling practice had caused him to become so tired and worn out that his vision became blurry. In addition, his calf painfully cramped [...]

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HITTING THE MAT: The Making of A State Champ or At Least A Good Man! (Blog 2)

Pre-Season Practice Blog 2   “Dad, can you bring me to your old friend John Knapp’s to wrestle before the regular season begins?” asked my boy Dakota. “Wow! You want to go big time here with KT KIDZ Wrestling! I guess you’re really serious about this wrestling thing.” I responded to my son Dakota as [...]

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HITTING THE MAT: The Making of A State Champ or At Least A Good Man! (Blog 1)

I AM BACK! A little over 14-years-ago, I gave up wrestling because of him. Now, 14-years later, he is entering high school as a freshman, and I’m back in wrestling ironically because of him. When my wife had told me all those years ago that she was pregnant again, I was once again in the [...]

By |September 8th, 2018|Uncategorized|Comments Off on HITTING THE MAT: The Making of A State Champ or At Least A Good Man! (Blog 1)

BOOK BORROWINGS- Content Marketing Secrets

Content Marketing Secrets by Marc Guberti Borrow this book if you have to! Borrow the information inside of the book if you are smart! And make it yours if you are wise!   Marc Guberti is still very young, but he has many years of experience, and regardless of his age, he has written a [...]

By |July 29th, 2018|Uncategorized|Comments Off on BOOK BORROWINGS- Content Marketing Secrets

My Old Buddy Kevin Miller- The CT State Trooper

  I met Kevin Miller my freshman year at East Hartford High School on the first day of wrestling practice in 1984. Kevin was a year older than me. He was also the returning varsity starter in my 126- pound weight class that year. In case you’ve just done the math, yes Kevin was good [...]

By |March 30th, 2018|Uncategorized|2 Comments