A living sanctuary

As we stepped out of the main house I looked upward. We could not have requested a more perfect day for outdoor mass. Just a smattering of clouds in the sky. It was plenty warm in the sun. Sitting under the shade of the forest would be welcome, I was sure. We silently walked down…

Tickles, tips, and tears

I left the kids behind with Himself and trekked up the stairs to the health office. My scheduled campers were there in addition to Drew, the boy who gorged himself on cake, and Matt the tether ball injury. It didn’t take me long at all to distribute the medications. I waved Drew in next. He entered the…

Hot tips for new Camp Nurses!

I recently chatted with a nurse who is getting ready for her first summer of camp nursing. She was pretty excited but, understandably, nervous. She was looking for some advice. I was delighted to give help. How can you ensure you won’t leave AWOL in the middle of the night? Well…here are some hot tips…