Among my summer goals is getting my kids to fold and sort their own laundry. Seems like the next logical step, since a major goal my wife and I have for our kids is for them not to live under our roof forever.
just as I began to feel bad for my no-camp kids, I listened to your many plans a little closer. I hear exhaustion in your voice already. So once the shame subsides, I’m looking forward to an unscheduled summer around the house — together.
Up on the roof, dad gains new perspective. He learns to savor the highs and never lose sight of the big picture of family life.
It’s important to remember to enjoy the swimming pool. Manage the hard parts. And always remember, all of this stuff beats a cold winter.
There is no more exciting time of year than summer for an NYC father because their so much to do: concerts, sports, museums and … Dad Camp.
So long summer. She delights you with stories and adventures and you can’t believe how much fun you are having – until you realize that it is about to end.