Category: Parent Life

Become Like Children

I think that our world is concerned with “bigness.” As in, we want to become bigger and better at everything. We want to matter, and we want to seem important. We so often position ourselves to be seen as successful, winning and thriving. It’s in office conversations, and all over Instagram. But, this path is…

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Combating the “Everybody Gets a Trophy” Mindset By Tim Ellmore

For more than a decade, articles have been written and conferences have been hosted to address the growing number of parents, coaches and teachers who promote the “Everyone Gets a Trophy” mindset. This mindset started around the turn of the century to reward kids just for participating. We saw the need to affirm students just for getting…

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