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This Pizza Camp For Adults Looks Like Heaven On Earth

The Huffington Post | Suzy Strutner | Posted 09.16.2016 | Taste

Get your cheesy camp songs ready, because there is a real-life pizza sleepaway camp for adults in this world, and it’s about to go down. Pizza Camp ...

The Roller Coaster Moment

Adina Ciment | Posted 08.28.2016 | Parents
Adina Ciment

A simple roller coaster moment? No, it was much more than that. It gave him power. It gave him courage. It gave him confidence.

Tears Of Joy, Tears Of Pain

Adina Ciment | Posted 08.22.2016 | Parents
Adina Ciment

It might just be a consequence of getting older. My kids are going off to college, to camp, to higher grades in high school. The family dynamic is shifting in subtle ways and I am home in an empty house on more occasions than I could ever remember.

I'll Pass On Adult Summer Camp

Jackie Goldschneider | Posted 07.05.2016 | Parents
Jackie Goldschneider

After endless Facebook photos of packed trunks and tearful goodbyes, everyone's kids have finally gone off to summer camp. And I admit that sometimes, when I think about all the fun they'll be having, I get a little jealous.

When It Comes To Camp Pics This Summer, It's All About The Money Shot

Hollee Actman Becker | Posted 07.05.2016 | Parents
Hollee Actman Becker

Fourth of July weekend has now come and gone, which means the kids have officially been away at camp for a over week. You should know this even if you don't send your own kids off to sleepaway for the summer, because over on Facebook, the entire process of getting ready for the big send off was meticulously documented by every single person you've ever met.

What I Learned From The Greatest: Personal Reflections On Muhammad Ali

Dr. Terri Kennedy | Posted 06.09.2016 | Healthy Living
Dr. Terri Kennedy

It was the mid-1970s and Muhammad Ali was my new hero. To me, a grade-schooler, he was larger than life and yet so down-to-earth. My parents were in his inner circle, which gave me magical memories and personal insights on greatness.

How to Make This Summer's Camp Experiences Matter

Kara Powell | Posted 06.09.2016 | Parents
Kara Powell

Our oldest child was eleven when he went away to his first weeklong summer camp. He came home sunburned, sleep-deprived, and filthy. When I picked him up from our church parking lot, everything in me wanted to get him home so he could shower and I could start the (massive) post-camp laundry. But instead, I took him out for a hamburger.

Art Girls, Brooklyn, Camp and JonBenét Ramsey

Courtney M. Soliday | Posted 04.16.2016 | Books
Courtney M. Soliday

Jake Fogelnest's memorabilia tweets make me self conscious about not having tangible media (because Audible). I've started buying books. I just finis...

8 Camping Hacks to Keep You Warm at Night

The Outbound Collective | Posted 09.24.2016 | Travel
The Outbound Collective

There are so many things we love about this time of year...the leaves changing, fewer crowds at our favorite destinations, and the cool crisp air of autumn. The down side is that that cool air can turn freezing at night when you're out camping in the wilderness.

How Camp Changed My Life and My Relationship With My Kids

Patricia Ribeiro Wolfson | Posted 09.09.2016 | Parents
Patricia Ribeiro Wolfson

For eight weeks, I got to have fun, sing, dance, cheer, and make hundreds of kids smile. But what I got out of it on a personal level was far more significant than I could have imagined. Here are 10 things I learned that not only changed my life but my relationship with my kids.

My Last Letter Home From Camp

Elizabeth Logan | Posted 09.06.2016 | College
Elizabeth Logan

Having graduated college with no prospect of gainful employment in my field of interest, I spent this summer at that great American bastion of youth: camp.

Why Going To Camp Is The Most Important Thing I've Ever Done

Spencer Kaminsky | Posted 09.04.2016 | Teen
Spencer Kaminsky

Camp is this beautiful place where your victories are celebrated forever and your failures are forgotten. It is the land of infinite second chances.

Black Family Faces Racial Slurs And Threats During Family Reunion

The Huffington Post | Taryn Finley | Posted 09.04.2015 | Black Voices

Kanisha Allen, 27, and her family had to end their family reunion at Rollins Lake in Nevada County, Sacramento early after becoming victims of what th...

WATCH: Kayaking Camp Teaches Inner City Kids to Ride Out the Waves

HooplaHa | Posted 08.18.2016 | Good News
HooplaHa

After 9/11, Jesse Stone wanted to do something for the inner city youth. They had not been directly impacted by a traumatic global event, but were already enduring many untold struggles closer to home.

The 5 Best Beach Camping Spots In America

Thrillist | Posted 08.05.2016 | Travel
Thrillist

Few getaways rival a relaxing beach camping escape: roaring bonfires, gorgeous ocean sunrises (or sunsets), and the soothing sound of waves crashing on the beach while you sleep. All while spending your days chilling in the sun or playing in/on the water. You see what we're saying, right?

Empowering Youth in Child Welfare and Foster Care Through the Gift of Sleep-Away Camp

Bill Baccaglini | Posted 07.23.2016 | New York
Bill Baccaglini

Many readers have experienced the magic of summer camp--days spent basking in the sun, swimming and splashing around the pool or lake, playing sports,...

Children's Grief Camp: Sharing Grief, Finding Hope

Fredda Wasserman | Posted 07.14.2016 | Impact
Fredda Wasserman

The growth and transformation witnessed in these 48 hours is a testament to the value of having a safe place where grief is not taboo. As the campers performed their "grief skits" in front of their family members on Sunday afternoon, a sense of gratitude and understanding abounded.

When Waldo Goes To Sleep-Away Camp

Anna Jadow Bloom | Posted 07.14.2016 | Parents
Anna Jadow Bloom

Locating your child in camp photos is like being trapped in a continuous game of Where's Waldo? A parent's ability to easily locate his or her child in photos, often when the child is in a large group, is uncanny.

Sleepaway Camp Is Good For Kids and Parents

Erica Diamond | Posted 07.08.2016 | Parents
Erica Diamond

Last week, I sent my boys off to sleepaway camp, together, for the first time. The people I have bumped into have asked me, "So? How does it feel to have both your kids gone for the first time?" My answer? "On a scale of 1-10... 1,000,000!"

Time to Send Your Child to Sleepaway Camp? How to Choose a Camp and Prepare Your Child

Ingrid Prueher | Posted 06.26.2016 | Parents
Ingrid Prueher

Sleepaway camp can offer incredible growth opportunities for children--they can gain independence and self-confidence, adjust to new, real-life situations, experience new environments and activities, and make new friends.

The Future Starts Now

Kathy Kemper | Posted 06.16.2016 | Impact
Kathy Kemper

The excitement of an 8-year-old going to a sparkling, high energy, university campus is a remarkable sight. Some of the kids in attendance have never thought of college as an option, some didn't believe they'd ever have access to cutting edge technology, and some of the girls thought tech was only for the boys.

Used To Be

Stephen Gray Wallace | Posted 06.11.2016 | Parents
Stephen Gray Wallace

While it's unlikely that the halcyon backyard days of the 1950s and '60s will return unblemished, recent high profile cases of so-called "free-range parenting" suggest change may be afoot.

Hebrew Hoops Mixes Judaism and Basketball

Rabbi Yonah Bookstein | Posted 05.28.2016 | Religion
Rabbi Yonah Bookstein

Though there aren't any Jewish starters in the upcoming NBA finals between the Warriors and the Cavaliers, that doesn't mean Jews don't love basketball. One of those is a recent Jewish USC graduate, a true superstar, Sam Fein.

18 Things You Probably Owned If You Went To Sleepaway Camp

The Huffington Post | Jamie Feldman | Posted 05.26.2015 | Style

If you went to sleepaway camp, you know a few things to be true. First, there's no place like camp. Second, there are no friends like camp friends and...

The Faithful Shopper: Cool Campers

Faith Hope Consolo | Posted 05.18.2016 | New York
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Summertime is unofficially here, and that means it's time to explore the great outdoors.