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Month: May 2017

10 Pre-Camp Tips From The Experts

10 Pre-Camp Tips From The Experts

It helps to have some reassurance that you’re doing all you can to prepare your child for his/her time at camp. In the following excerpt from “Leaving For Camp”, board-certified clinical psychologist, author, consultant and father, Dr. Chris Thurber outlines 10 tips (plus one bonus!) to get your camper geared up for the summer. He says “by far the most important tradition for any expedition—be it monumental (e.g., Christopher Columbus) or momentary (e.g., a trip to the grocery store) or…

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Give Your Camper Some Credit

Give Your Camper Some Credit

Chances are you’ve seen commercials for a service that pressures you to constantly check your credit score or warns against the dangers of credit cards. They typically go something like this: Caring Parent sends College Student off to school. Caring Parent gives College Student a Just-For-Emergencies credit card. Caring Parent leaves. Credit card chaos ensues. Sounds familiar, right? What if we didn’t have to worry about our kids managing money irresponsibly? What if we knew they had been practicing these…

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