86: Teaching kids the value of showing up and working hard

A six-year-old talks with his dad about going from scared to having fun

In this episode, a 6-year-old talks with his dad and 4-year-old sister about how through showing up and working hard, baseball went from a time he was scared of to something he loves that he plays with some of his best friends.

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Resource of the Week:

This week's resource is the Original Butterfly Garden with Live Cup of Caterpillars! It is the coolest way to teach your kids about the amazing process of a caterpillar turning into a butterfly and then releasing the butterfly into the wild. Check it out at www.fiveminuteswithdad.com/butterfly!

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Five Minutes With Dad is a parenting podcast that stars six-year-old Pavlos, four-year-old Angela, and their thirty-seven-year-old dad Nick Pavlidis. This is the podcast where you get to listen in on a little father-son and daddy-daughter time and learn about great resources to connect with your kids.

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