Category: Downtown Lower East Side

Thanksgiving Recipes for Even the Pickiest Child

Making essential dishes for family events is something that kids like doing with great responsibility, and sharing the experience of cooking meals with your child can have long-term benefits on his or her confidence and self-esteem. If you’ve been shooing your children into the living room while you toil away in the kitchen alone, you’re […]

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Keeping Your Child Healthy in the Winter Months

Despite the fact that parents should always be keeping a close eye on the health and well-being of their children throughout the year, winter is frequently the time of year when seasonal afflictions are most prevalent. What’s more, the combination of dry, heated air from central heating and less time spent outside can occasionally result […]

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Improving Reading and Writing Skills in Young Children

Writing is a complex process with many interconnected components. Reading is a critical component of your child’s emotional and intellectual growth, and strong reading abilities will set your child up for success in a variety of ways later in life, including the enhancement of their abilities to utilize skills involving language association, reasoning, judgment, and […]

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The Benefits of Art and Crafts for the Creative Child

Art and crafts have a more significant influence in the development of children than you might imagine – indeed, the artistic pursuits of children have the potential to aid in the learning and grasp of other areas of their lives, including academics and social skills. Even further, art also aids in the development of visual, […]

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CIT Program

For Teens Entering 9th – 11th Grade Our Counselor-in-Training (CIT) Program provides teens an opportunity to gain valuable work experience in a camp setting while having an awesome and rewarding summer! Participating in our CIT Program, teens learn the value of responsibility and the joys of working with children through interactive activities and trainings. During […]

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Exploring Nature This October: Encouraging Outdoor Play

In order for children to grow and maintain a healthy balance amongst all areas of their young lives, outdoor play is absolutely essential. When this harmony is achieved, children are able to focus more clearly on tasks at home and school while also benefiting from the physical exercise and mental stimulation afforded by outdoor play.   […]

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Managing High-Energy Children After Summer Day Camp

Picture this: you’ve finally made it to the doors of your child’s summer day camp to pick the little one up to go home, and you receive nothing but glowing reports of your child’s behavior from his or her camp counselors. But then, when you get home, your angel child is in mid-tantrum before you’ve […]

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The First-Time Parent Guide to Summer Day Camp

For many kids, the summer day camp experience during the summer months feels like a rite of passage. Finally, they’re “big enough” to spend the day amongst peers, exploring the world around them through the special type of warmth and joy that only the summer season can provide. As a parent, you want to make […]

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