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Native American traditions

When Heart O’ the Hills Camp was just a concept, Director Kitty Magee gathered her most camp-experienced friends, notably Diane Martin Baker and Mary Butterworth, to establish all of our beloved traditions. They settled on a Native American theme, and named the Pawnee and Shawnee Tribes after tribes that had at one time or another passed through these hills. The …

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Courtesy breeds civility

We had the fun and good fortune of a dinner together with Cristi Lee and her family, and in the course of conversation, Cristi mentioned that she had come across some thought-provoking ideas in her recent reading. One was a quote from Dr. James Dobson, “Manners easily and rapidly mature into morals,” and another from author Sheryl Eberly who says …