Category Archives: Parent Resources

Strong Kids, Rock Star Role Models

According to the American Camp Association (ACA), there are more than 12,000 day and overnight camps in the United States. Every camp wants to provide an experience that is memorable, fun, and that has lasting meaningful impact. Strong Rock certainly … Continue reading

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Preparing Your Child For Their First Sleep-Away Camp

Here at Strong Rock our staff continues to educate themselves about camp and the industry as a whole. Often we come across an article that really encourages us or gives some insight to ways we can grow in our abilities … Continue reading

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First Things First

Another school year is nearly at an end. I love it when we bring on the summer around here! It’s impossible to say what the best part of living at Strong Rock is, seeing excited and happy faces all day, … Continue reading

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The Read You Have Always Wanted

The older I get, the more I realize that our world really is in chaos. The people in it are in chaos, and this includes the Christians. Those who profess Christ can make some of the weirdest, UN-Christlike decisions. My … Continue reading

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Bring out The Book!

I’ve done a few book reviews on this blog lately. I love to read- so much so that I’m purposefully avoiding starting a new book right now because I have a lot to accomplish this month, and having a book … Continue reading

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First Time Camper? Read On:

With Open House in our rear view mirror and Opening Day less than 85 days a way, I thought it would be a great time to highlight a few “need to know” items as you start planning for camp this … Continue reading

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Competition: What is a Parent to do?

Growing up, I played sports every chance I got. I absolutely loved baseball, enjoyed basketball and since my school didn’t have football, I chose soccer to keep me in shape for the rest of the year. Additionally, I was on … Continue reading

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Need a read?

It’s now nearly a month into a new year, and thankfully I have yet to break any New Year’s resolutions. That’s because I never made any. I prefer to call them New Year’s aspirations, so when I fail to meet … Continue reading

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2014 Sneak Peak

Boy are we ever excited about this upcoming summer. Rambo and I, along with Sprinkles, Scout, T-Bone and Trip are hard at work trying to make this summer the best one yet. Each summer brings us excitement, but this one … Continue reading

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Parenting with grace. There is a book for that.

There are many words that have come to mind over the course of the last ten years of my parenting journey. Words like, “delighted,” “surprised,” “frustrated,” “gentleness,” “baffled,” and of course, “love.” There is one word that has continued to … Continue reading

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