These wonderful ladies were all Gymoms with me a few years ago. And now we are getting together to celebrate our daughters’ bridal showers, weddings, new jobs, new ventures, and even a baby!
As you are going through the gymnastics journey with your daughter, stop for a minute and look around. The parents you are working with the most — carpooling, traveling to meets, managing booster club functions, helping one another through disappointments and celebrating success, will be your longtime friends.
It makes sense. You spend a lot of time together at the gym, at meets, traveling to meets, lunch or dinner before or after meets, and taking turns having one another’s kids at your house.
Thanks to my longtime friends for always being there – and I especially like the “celebrate” part of our friendship. Let’s keep those celebrations going …