Posts Tagged ‘Canada’s Canoe Camp’

Scholarship Fundraiser in NYC!

October 1, 2014

Join us in New York City to support our scholarship fund! DEEP is a non-profit organization which provides funding for young people from diverse cultural and economic backgrounds to participate in experiential education programs at Northwaters and Langskib Wilderness Programs. Help us send kids on extraordinary and life changing experiences and work with us to create the next generation of leaders. read more »

Keeping It Simple

March 23, 2010

I was inspired recently by a lecture that I attended by Kim John Payne titled Simplicity Parenting: Using the Extraordinary power of Less to Raise Calmer, Happier, and More Secure Kids. Kim John authored a book of the same title in 2009, the ideas of which are catching on nationally at a rapid pace.  His message is clear:  by reducing… read more »

The World’s Canoe Camp

March 2, 2010

It was impossible to watch the Canada vs United States Hockey game  without reflecting on one’s citizenship.  I have the good fortune to be a citizen of both Canada and the U.S. My citizenships  result from a series of lucky events, most of which occurred before I could even walk, much less contemplate the relative merits and responsibilities of citizenship… read more »