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Family Dinner

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As the fall wound down and soccer season ended, I got lazy.  I didn’t sign my younger kids up for any winter sports.  Then winter rolled along, and I didn’t sign them up for any spring sports.  I was just … Continue reading

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Sharing our Highs, Lows, and Buffaloes

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What do kids choose to share with their parents about their camp experience, or, for that matter, about any experience? Most kids immediately share about their accomplishments (“I got up on water skis!”), the fun, and the new friends they … Continue reading

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Homesickness Help

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Homesickness is an emotion that most campers feel to some degree at camp.   Fortunately, in most cases, the fun and excitement of camp far outweigh any sad feelings.   If this is your child’s first experience away from you for a … Continue reading

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“Kidsickness”: Help for First Time Camp Parents

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Who’s REALLY not ready for camp?   Usually, parents say it’s their kid who’s not ready, but in my experience, the kids are raring to go, and it’s the parents who aren’t ready.   After spending the last three decades at camp … Continue reading