Category Archives for Parenting

Hug Your Teen Today

“The most important assignment a mom has is to nurture her children.” Tim Sanford, M.A. (Losing Control & Liking It) Significant research has shown that babies need a lot of nurturing in order to thrive.  But I think that nurturing is just as vital for our older kids and teenagers as it is was when…


4 Parenting Challenges and How Camp Can Help

In today’s digital, fast-moving, ultra-competitive world, raising kids who grow into happy, independent adults has become more challenging for parents. Quality summer camp programs offer an experience that many parents have found to benefit their child’s development of important life skills.  Independence, perseverance, and social skills are just a few of the skills that campers learn…


2013 in Review

WordPress just let me know that these are my posts that got the most views in 2013.  Thank you for reading and sharing your comments with me this year.  I look forward to reading books, blog posts, and articles, learning from you, and writing more in 2014! 1 Why Kids Flourish at Camp 2 Book Review: How…