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Mindfulness – Teaching Children to Calm Themselves

About this time last year I made a commitment to deepen my study of the practice of yoga, first completing my yin yoga teacher training and currently working on my 200-hour teaching certification.  It’s been quite an undertaking, requiring daily practice and study over a year long period.  The benefits that I am experiencing, body, […]

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April 27th PA Day Camp

Are you looking for something fun for your children this coming PA day?  On Friday, April 27th Eat Grow Play is offering a full day of programming.  Seed starting and pizza making are top on the list of things to do.  Last month during the March Break camps we spent some time practicing mindfulness in the […]

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March Break

This March break, children at camp will get the opportunity to see first hand how seeds, soil, warmth, light and water combine to kick start the growth of their food.   They will learn about the elements of good compost in potting mix that will give their seeds the energy needed become healthy plants.  Spring […]

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Why a nature camp is good for your child

It almost seems silly to be writing this post because as human beings we have an intuitive sense that being outside is good for us.  That feeling you get when you inhale fresh air is a reminder that we benefit from regular contact with nature.  But gut feelings aside, the mountain of research building is […]

Eat, Grow Play – Nature Summer Camp

I am pleased to announce that the program details and menu for the first week of camp are now available.  The second week of camp is full but I am accepting names on a wait list in case of cancellations.  There is still space available for the first week of camp and I am now […]