Tag: Sports

Entitlement

A few weeks ago at school, there was an award ceremony for a reading program they did for grades 1-3. First graders had to read 800 minutes, second graders had to read 1000 minutes, and third graders 1200. The children had five weeks to do it, the minutes had to be read outside of school,


How Much is Too Much?

Luke is mad at me. At least I think he is. He would never outright say he was mad, that’s just not in his nature, but I can tell. Right now he is playing indoor soccer and basketball. The week after those end, he starts baseball. When he asked if he could play tennis all


Failure… Good or Bad?

Personally, I think that failures are a difficult but very important part of our lives. Failing makes us work harder, and as children it makes us realize that in order to succeed we must put forth effort, that everything doesn’t necessarily come easy. BUT, it’s so hard to think of letting your child fail at