tshirt graphic that says "Camp Gigi"
Cheryl Beaudoin
Tuesday, November 30, 2021 - 2:53pm

In reflecting back on my experience of putting together a week-long camp for my two oldest grandchildren, there are lots of things to think about. Would I call it a success? For sure! But, would I plan some things differently? Definitely!  Here... READ MORE

a hand-written camp schedule for toddlers
Cheryl Beaudoin
Wednesday, November 10, 2021 - 2:32pm

Last summer I hosted Camp Gigi, a one-week summer “camp” for my grandchildren, with the simple goal of creating strong memories for them with me and with each other. I was very excited to do this but will admit that, even as a retired teacher, it... READ MORE

two young children bend over bins of sudsy water and toys
Cheryl Beaudoin
Friday, October 22, 2021 - 12:58pm

Many years ago, two of my friends who are teachers told me how much they loved hosting a “camp” for their grandchildren every summer.  Each fall they would tell me how it had gone, what they did for the week with their grands, and just how much... READ MORE