April 26, 2017

Did you know that one of the strongest predictors of a long and healthy life is one's level of social involvement?  In fact, regularly connecting and socializing in a supportive atmosphere will improve your health as much as quitting smoking!  There seems to be a nouri...

March 7, 2017

People are naturally curious.  Curiosity makes life interesting.  It perks us up and gives us something to think about. It enables us to solve problems and to be introspective and less defensive.  Curiosity focuses our attention outward and encourages exploration and l...

November 16, 2016

Gratitude can transform common days into thanksgivings, turn routine jobs into joy, and change ordinary opportunities into blessings.      William Arthur Ward

One of the staff requirements at Summer Play Camp is an attitude of thankfulness.  While some of us a...

June 30, 2016

We are creatures of the natural world.  We evolved with the worms, the trees and the praying mantis too.  When we surround ourselves with the natural world that is our beginning, our children's future and the home of all generations to come, we plug into the primal ene...