Camp Mama: Building and Cooking

Cross-posted from Cherry Blossoms The Blog.     I know I said that cooking was a weekly goal of Camp Mama this year, but we thought we’d jump start the process with a week wherein the kids were responsible for lunch each day. Monday morning we gathered and let them make a menu, then after […]

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Camp Mama: Ready or Not

Cross-posted from Cherry Blossoms The Blog.   Last year Camp Mama saved our family from a summer of fighting over screen time and the contention that inevitably comes when they get their way and play too long. It saved us from the autumnal regret of a summer squandered. But best of all Camp Mama last […]

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Camp Mama: Rockets

Cross-posted from Cherry Blossoms The Blog.   It’s the last week of summer for us in North Texas and we went out with a bang and a fizzle. How did we fill up an entire summer and leave so many things out? I guess summer is like vacations: you always want to leave something you didn’t do […]

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Camp Mama: Robotics

Cross-posted from Cherry Blossoms The Blog.   This week could have alternately been called “I have Pinterest so I think I can do anything.” Unfortunately, instead of learning my lesson I learned that with the power of the internet I can really do almost anything. Delusions of grandeur beware. This week was a success, but […]

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