things didn’t go so well…


My favourite moment during last saturday’s defeat was watching the wee yin run the length of the pitch without ever taking her eyes off the dog the guy was walking on the touchline. I’m sure our coach thought he saw a spark of the visionary movement of a Dalgliesh or a Cruyff in her electrifying […]

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First game…


Amid fears and worries and concern, my wee lassie is the weeest person in her team, the team came through their first league game intact. The result’s not important. That they had fun is the what we need to keep at the forefront of our minds.It’s all about the participation innit? Taking part is more […]

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Achilles


Football is in the air. The wee yin’s training starts again this week. First game of the season is around the corner. She’s keener than ever. After a shellshocked opening 10 minutes in her first game, a football carnival friendly, she got to grips with chasing after the boys and getting the ball off them. […]

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No more No Frontiers


Alas the event series entitled No Frontiers is done. I found out just before I read that it was to be the last. I feel very fortunate to have been asked to participate. I was a wee bit nervous, but it was smashin. A very entertaining afternoon all round. The small and extremely receptive, enthusiastic […]

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