Super Mom

Decisions, tennis and little boys

Okay, I know he is not so little anymore.  However, I’m 41 and he is just 10, so he seems very little to me.

Little to be making decisions about not trying out for his school’s tennis team because it would interfere with his studying.  Studying that doesn’t come as easily as it does for other kids.  Unfortunately tennis is always on a Monday and they write tests on a Tuesday.  He just can’t.

I’m proud of him for realizing that he has to give up some things in order to do well at school.  It’s just tough seeing him make that decision.  He has taken tennis lessons since he was 5.  It’s a long time not to then try out for school team.

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Of course rugby is a totally different sport all together.   Not much that will stop him from playing there.  They are busy with try outs and I really hope that he makes the A team again.

It really is one of the big things that keeps him positive.

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4 responses

  1. Well if he likes one more than the other, at least he is trying :=)

    February 17, 2016 at 6:05 pm

  2. We study a lot over weekends to try and make up for the busy week days but honestly I think he is a very wise little boy. After all rugby is his passion

    February 18, 2016 at 8:26 am

    • Melany de Bruyn

      We study over weekends as well.  It helps. There is no way that one can only study in the week. Especially Zander. So far he is coping though 

      Sent from my Samsung Galaxy smartphone.

      February 25, 2016 at 8:55 pm

  3. Very wise for a little man!

    February 18, 2016 at 9:14 am

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