Remember This – Your Child’s Worth is Not Found in Other People’s Opinions or Judgments of Them

It's happening again... the infamous end-of-year awards. As the school year is ending, the ubiquitous part of the graduations and moving up ceremonies is the handing out of special recognitions and awards. For every child who receives an award, there are countless others that don't. And twice as many parents in the audience possibly grappling … Continue reading Remember This – Your Child’s Worth is Not Found in Other People’s Opinions or Judgments of Them

An Award (or Lack Thereof) Doesn’t Define You

My youngest daughter had her Move Up Ceremony a few weeks ago. As a proud mama, I was excited leading up to and during the entire event. There was a Student Awards section in the program. About 8 different categories of awards were given out during that portion of the ceremony. During the first award, … Continue reading An Award (or Lack Thereof) Doesn’t Define You