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Mother-Daughter Weekend, spring 2017

Another great Mother-Daughter Weekend  for spring 2017 is planned for May 4th – 7th, where already a record number of attendees will share a great time at Heart O’ the Hills Camp. Many people come to the weekend to get an up-close look at The Heart before enrolling. Others come to share the excitement of camp together with their campers. …

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Pickleball at The Heart

Being the daughter of a retired History teacher of 40+ years (way to go, daddy), I have learned hundreds of lessons about my country, other civilizations, and way more about the Civil War than I would prefer (no offense, dad). However, there is one lesson he did not give in any of his classes: Pickleball. This lesson comes from Dick …

Required fun (August)

About a year ago at the annual fall meeting of CAMP (Camping Association for Mutual Progress), held at Camp Olympia, we learned of their custom of Required Fun. The concept is that people who work in the camp office trudge in day after day and interact over the computer and phone, easily forgetting how most of the constituency thrills at …

What do we do the other nine months?

Monique reads a lot about the internet and the World Wide Web, specifically social media, and how to use it effectively. And she has been telling us for some time that we must post a blog. Not once a week, but daily. Really? Do people really care to read everything that crosses my mind each day? I know I am …