Campers Parents

Trusting Your Gut

Learning to trust your gut Important lessons from summer camp What should I do? It is a question I hear from campers all the time. Although I’m their counselor, I don’t like to make decisions for them. When I feel it is needed, I give them suggestions or advice. Most of the time, though, I […]

Campers Parents

The Power of a Positive Attitude

The benefits and power of a positive attitude Let’s look at two campers. They are both 10 years old. They come from similar backgrounds. They are both interested in learning how to waterski. One camper looks really happy and excited. The other camper…not so much. So, what is the difference between the two? In this […]

Family activities Parents

Take the Family to Happy Camper Live!

Endless family fun Everything is possible at Happy Camper Live Has your child ever come home from camp and told you about all of the fun things they did, leaving you a little jealous? We’ve all been there a time or two! While we’re happy our kids are having so much fun, a part of […]

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Activities Campers Sports

Keeping Camp Games Fun for Every Camper

Sportsmanship for kids How to be a good sport Sports and games are a great way to be active while enjoying yourself. Thinking skills, exercise and teamwork are just a few of the benefits gained while being involved in these types of activities with others. But the fun can quickly fade if kids are poor […]