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Family Trees and Reunions

My childhood was filled with family reunions. And family, for that matter: Great-grandparents, Grandparents, parents, siblings, Great-Aunts and Uncles, Aunts and Uncles, their offspring, my cousins, first cousins, first cousins-once-removed, and second cousins. 630 more words


Escape from New York: Shucking Oysters and Sipping Wine in Greenport, Long Island

There we were, just wandering through Greenport, Long Island, looking for oysters and wine, when we stumbled upon this buzzy little shack upon the waterfront. Oysters? 267 more words


Jacob' s Summer Adventures in Kentucky, Tennessee and Kansas

School is starting tomorrow. Yay! We have had an action-packed summer. It’s time to sum it all up.

Salato Wildlife Center in Frankfurt, KY

When we were there, it was closed for a fundraising event, so we only saw some wild turkeys. 167 more words

From Lam's Desk

Living the Sweet Life

Every year we used to go on a Summer vacation with another family friend of ours. Our last names were similar so we called it “The Bergs Annual Summer Vacation.” This year, my son and I and my sister went with “The Bergs” to Hershey Park. 379 more words


Constellations of Support: Summer and Beyond

We like to say that we build “constellations of support” for each student that joins Summer Search. The anchor of that support comes from our… 318 more words


Going off the Grid in Cape Cod

I am already drained from this week and I was on vacation for half of it! That seems to happen though when you miss the first half of week at work. 383 more words


Overcoming Obstacles: Down, and Up the Mountain

As we highlighted in a previous post, wilderness programs make up about 58% of our 2015 summer trips. One recent wilderness trip, organized by… 125 more words