I was sitting at the dinner table and told my family I would be busy tonight writing a piece on National Mentoring Month. My daughter said, "Cool, did you know last month was National Watermelon Eating Month?"
Success, even for kids, demands ceaseless striving. Kids feel the pressure to be the "best" on the soccer field, at the piano recital, and through admission into a "good" school. I do not know how to reverse this trend.