Camp does not have to end when summer is over
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Why camp doesn’t have to end when summer is over

Camp does not have to end when the summer is over! When summer is over, kids get bummed because they have to go back to school, although parents may be silently rejoicing. This means homework, studying, getting up early, and resuming a routine, all of which don’t fall into the fun category! Just because summer […]

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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 […]

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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 […]