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Why Summer Camp May be the Secret to a Longer Life

Last week, during my training with camp staff about friendship skills, I showed them this video (Susan Pinker’s TED Talk: The Secret to Living Longer May Be Your Social Life): I then asked our staff ...

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Happy Campers is on AUDIBLE!

Happy Campers is now available on Audible!   ...

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10 Simple Reflection & Connection Activities

Hi Friends, Does anyone else enjoy marking the end of one year and the beginning of the next? Maybe it’s because I’ve always loved calendars and planning, but I find it extremely psychologically satisfying to ...

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One Word

Teachers at the Jewish Community Center of Dallas with their One Words for 2018. Dear Audrey, I am the early childhood/camp director at the Jewish Community Center of Dallas (and parent of 4) and I ...

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Camp Secret #1: Connection Comes First

If you enjoyed listening to Camp Secret #1: Connection Comes First (the first chapter of my book), consider purchasing Happy Campers at Audible & Apple Books.   ...

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36 Questions to Get Closer to Someone You Love

The art of asking good questions, and listening carefully to the person’s response, is an important skill for forming and maintaining positive, close relationships. Our social connections are the most important predictor of life-long happiness ...

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