Tips for Coping with Anxiety While Your Child Is Away at Summer Camp

Tips for Coping with Anxiety While Your Child Is Away at Summer Camp

I remember when my son went away for the first time. Sure, he had gone for sleepovers at his best friend’s or at grandma’s or my sister’s, but this was his first time away away. It was a school trip and he was in an area I had never been, with people I didn’t know,...

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Come Get it! The Remarkable Meals of Muskoka Woods — Plus Bonus Recipes

Come Get it! The Remarkable Meals of Muskoka Woods — Plus Bonus Recipes

When you think of food at summer camp, what comes to mind? Sloppy Joe’s? Hamburgers and hot dogs? Perhaps something similar to Jake and Eddie’s “Eggs Erroneous” in this clip from Ernest Goes to Camp?  Sure, camp food has received a bad rap over the years, but Muskoka...

Overnight Summer Camp Sport Activities at Muskoka Woods

Overnight Summer Camp Sport Activities at Muskoka Woods

[photo] Dan Noble, program director for Muskoka Woods' Athletic Performance Institute (Right) and Toronto Maple Leafs forward, Mitch Marner (middle) look on as a Muskoka Woods guest trains during one of their activity choices. The physical, mental and social benefits...

Top 10 Questions to Ask Before Choosing A Summer Camp

Top 10 Questions to Ask Before Choosing A Summer Camp

Are you planning on sending your child to summer camp this year? Plan on starting early. The best camps tend to fill up fast and you don’t want your online shopping cart to be left empty come deadline day. There are more day camps to choose from today than ever...

Essential Qualities to Look for in a Summer Camp for Teens

Essential Qualities to Look for in a Summer Camp for Teens

If you have a teenager, even the mention of summer camp can cue the largest of eye rolls. While some teens may associate camp as an experience solely for younger kids, summer camp can actually offer some real benefits to teens — fun being the biggest one! If you’re...

Tech for Tots to Teens: The Benefits of Digital Devices and Your Kids

Tech for Tots to Teens: The Benefits of Digital Devices and Your Kids

You’ve probably been reading a lot about the perils of introducing technology to kids, specifically portable devices with Internet connectivity. Heck, you may have even read something about it on the Muskoka Woods blog. But not all technology is inherently “bad” for...

Come Get it! The Remarkable Meals of Muskoka Woods — Plus Bonus Recipes

Come Get it! The Remarkable Meals of Muskoka Woods — Plus Bonus Recipes

When you think of food at summer camp, what comes to mind? Sloppy Joe’s? Hamburgers and hot dogs? Perhaps something similar to Jake and Eddie’s “Eggs Erroneous” in this clip from Ernest Goes to Camp?  Sure, camp food has received a bad rap over the years, but Muskoka...

Overnight Summer Camp Sport Activities at Muskoka Woods

Overnight Summer Camp Sport Activities at Muskoka Woods

[photo] Dan Noble, program director for Muskoka Woods' Athletic Performance Institute (Right) and Toronto Maple Leafs forward, Mitch Marner (middle) look on as a Muskoka Woods guest trains during one of their activity choices. The physical, mental and social benefits...

Top 10 Questions to Ask Before Choosing A Summer Camp

Top 10 Questions to Ask Before Choosing A Summer Camp

Are you planning on sending your child to summer camp this year? Plan on starting early. The best camps tend to fill up fast and you don’t want your online shopping cart to be left empty come deadline day. There are more day camps to choose from today than ever...

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Overnight Summer Camp Sport Activities at Muskoka Woods

[photo] Dan Noble, program director for Muskoka Woods' Athletic Performance Institute (Right) and Toronto Maple Leafs forward, Mitch Marner (middle) look on as a Muskoka Woods guest trains during one of their activity choices. The physical, mental and social benefits...

Device Etiquette Tips: How Not to Be an Annoying Tech User

We’ve all been there. You’re out for dinner with friends or family and one by one the mobile devices are displayed on the table like cutlery. Maybe you follow suit, too. After all, what if you receive a text message during the appetizer? What if you’re one quick...

Top 10 Questions to Ask Before Choosing A Summer Camp

Are you planning on sending your child to summer camp this year? Plan on starting early. The best camps tend to fill up fast and you don’t want your online shopping cart to be left empty come deadline day. There are more day camps to choose from today than ever...

Essential Qualities to Look for in a Summer Camp for Teens

If you have a teenager, even the mention of summer camp can cue the largest of eye rolls. While some teens may associate camp as an experience solely for younger kids, summer camp can actually offer some real benefits to teens — fun being the biggest one! If you’re...

How to Keep Your Kids Busy During March Break

When your kids are on March Break, the last thing you want to hear from them is, “I’m bored.” To keep your children entertained throughout their school-free week, there are plenty of activities you can do whether you want to stay at home or venture out and explore...

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