Baseball Christmas and Hanukkah Decorations

If you’re a baseball fan, you probably like to have baseball decorations for various holidays. There are quite a few baseball Christmas ornaments, lights, and other decorations available for the holidays. Here are a few of the great things I’ve found.   Kurt Adler UL 10-Light Ball and Glove Light …

Baseball and Softball Stocking Stuffers

If you have a baseball fan to buy for, you may want to do a stocking with baseball and softball related items in it. I have some ideas for things that will fit into a stocking and that baseball fans will love.   First, you may want to get a …

How to Win at Baseball Parenting

  Everyone likes to win sometimes so why not succeed at your most important job of parenting?  There are a few do’s and don’ts that I’ve learned over the several years of being a baseball mom that I can share with you.   The ride home after a game can …

10 Awesome Baseball Parent Hacks

  We’re always looking for ways to make our lives easier so I’ve put together a list of some great hacks you can use to be prepared, stay clean, and avoid stress.   #1 Bag for essentials Include a small first aid kit with extra bandages, sharpie, lotion, hand sanitizer, wet wipes, …

Kids’ Baseball: How Hard Should Parents Push?

  Life is competitive   We all know how competitive humans can be. Sports, the job market, and social relationships all have competitive sides that can sometimes go overboard. None of us want our kids to get left behind when it comes to preparing for life, so we push them. …

Baseball Gifts for Men

When you’re a baseball family like ours, you love gifts that are geared toward baseball. Check out these great gifts for the baseball-loving men in your life.       Bushnell Velocity Speed Gun This Bushnell velocity speed gun is an awesome gift for a baseball or softball dad. Not only …

7 Ways to Reduce Stress for Sports Parents

Baseball parents and parents of other sports-playing kids know how busy and hectic their lives can be. Not only do we have to keep track of all of our own stuff, but we also have to keep track of their school stuff, and all of our kids’ other activities, as …

How Important is a Batting Helmet?

A helmet is a fairly obvious piece of must-have equipment. There is nothing more important on your child’s body than his or her head, so having a good helmet for batting is essential. Luckily, baseball youth batting helmets are easy to find and not that expensive.   Most of the …

8 Must Have Apps for Baseball Parents

As baseball parents, we know how incredibly busy we can get running our kids around to games, practices, and traveling to tournaments. Our phones have become invaluable tools; there are so many useful things we can do with them now, and many of them are for very specific uses, such …

Top 10 Things to Bring to a Baseball Tournament

My list of the top 10 things to bring to a baseball or softball tournament If you’re headed out to a sports tournament, chances are that you will be there for several hours and sometimes games are back-to-back to the point where you can’t really leave. Don’t get stuck being without …