Author: aaron

  • Unscripted with Zach Fleer

    Zach Fleer who is the co-founder to 270 Hoops. Zach is the Co-Owner of 270Hoops, Director of 270 Hoops Fall League, The Intro and 270 Hoops Battle for the City. He is a husband and believer.

  • Unscripted with Dr James Onate

    Tonight I sat down with Dr. James Onate. Jimmy is a friend and educator at THE Ohio State University. We talk sports, science, comparisons, recruiting and THE University of North […]

  • Unscripted with Emma Conrad

    I am not the only one that started a podcast during the pandemic. Actually, I would argue that I don't even have the best podcast in my own house.

  • Unscripted with Stacie Raterman

    The latest addition to the Unscripted Podcast is a true honor. Stacie Raterman is the Director of Communications for Hilliard Schools.

  • Unscripted with Curt Harding

    One on One with Curt Harding. He is a writer, speaker, story teller, author, reporter, producer, publicist, DJ, 80's music fan, Huey Lewis fan, husband and #Girldad to twins.

  • Unscripted with Ryan Grammatico

    Tonight I sat down with The Community Engagement Director for Right Moves for Youth in Charlotte, North Carolina, Ryan Grammatico. He is doing incredible things for his community to change the score.

  • Discussing Race, Sports and America

    We discussed some important topics and still found a way to smile.

  • Welcome Back?

    Wow it has been a minute hasn’t it? Let me begin by thanking you for sticking with me over the many years of this blog. Depending on how long you […]

  • Where We Are

    How do you explain where we are right now? I am not sure many adults can understand it, let alone children. So, here was my answer.....

  • Dad Goggles vs Coach Goggles

    Honored to share a guest post from my friend and Denison Baseball Head Coach Mike Deegan. I’mm thankful for his leadership, guidance, character and conviction. Iron sharpens iron and Coach Deegan […]

  • 10 Things I’ve Learned by Brynn Conrad

    Since I am an equal opportunity father and Princess 1.0 got a guest post yesterday, it is Princess 2.0 turn today. The day before her 15th birthday she put this […]

  • Multi-Sport Athletes By Emma Conrad

    “Hey dad, can you read my essay?” That’s the words I heard. When I read it I could not be more proud of Princess 1.0. THAT and it’s my blog […]

  • When We Come Out Of This

    How we doing? For so many with high anxiety, depression and general fears, this is so hard. There’s no end date. We don’t know the outcome. We’re facing something we’ve […]

  • This Time

    I’m not sure about anyone else that reads this, but so often lately I have found myself out of bandwidth. There’s only so much time in a day. With “the […]

  • I Still Believe – Movie Review

    Right about the time that this ol’ blog got started, an artist named Jeremy Camp was just coming on the scene. In some odd way, Jeremy’s career and this blog […]

  • Why You Won’t Get Our Christmas Card

    Tis the season. Each year about this time, we start to receive Christmas cards from friends and family across the United States. Some send a card. Others send a newsletter […]

  • I’ll Always Remember You Young

    We are just days away from loading up the car and making our way to Mount Vernon Nazarene University for your freshman year. As I stood next you yesterday, all […]

  • Responsible vs Accountable

    A few years ago I was invited to a select training for future leaders of the organization I was a part of. We spent an entire week at our Corporate […]

  • What I’ll Miss The Most

    I see you travel baseball mom and dad. I’ve been there. You’re currently in that 2-3 week insanity that starts about a week or two before the season ends. Maybe […]

  • These Eyes

    Tomorrow these eyes turn Sweet 16. It doesn’t seem possible. I originally wrote this a long time ago. It’s still true today. Happy Sweet 16 Miss Emma. You’ll always be […]

  • Remembering Mom

    *Repost from May, 2016 I was standing in the grocery store a few minutes ago, looking at Mother’s Day cards. What a sobering moment that turned out to be. Tomorrow, […]

  • You’re Ready. I’m Not

    I can’t lie, this has been one of the harder posts for me to write. 18 years. It went by way too fast. Wasn’t I just watching Barney more times […]

  • Full Circle

    I was never and will never be the smartest guy in the room. I got a 13 on my ACT. Truth be told, I didn’t know or care the importance […]

  • Wide Open Spaces

    I had the benefit of being the second child. Parents, you know what I mean. My sister was the first and therefore, had the added protection that every parent places […]

  • I Won’t Forget

    This image. Of all the images of 9/11 that are out there (professional and our own), this is the one I’ll never forget. I was a new dad. He was […]

  • “I Was Fixable”

    My Mom passed away in March of 2010 leaving an incredible legacy. My parents relocated to Houston a few years before that so we felt like it was appropriate to […]

  • Someone Else’s Belief

    “At some point in our lives we were the product of someone else’s belief.” -Inky Johnson I love me some Inky Johnson. If you aren’t familiar with him or his […]

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