It's that time again, Summer Camp! I know that every year my girls can't wait for camp to arrive. For me it is a much harder experience; knowing they are not close to home and I am not in charge of their safety it is hard to let go and place them in the hands of others.
So i help pack and send her with safety tips, tools and all of my love. It is even more scary this year with wild fires in the mountains, flooding and mudslides. I know she is having the time of her life, but as a parent it is hard to let go. I think back to all of the previous stages in her development and how many times I have had to let go. It just proves how difficult parenting is.
What are some of your rewarding parent moments? Are there times you have had to let go before you were ready as a parent, before your