Camp Journal

Camp Journal 2017: Week Two

By the second week of camp, children at Treetops have settled in. Their sense of time is no longer measured by watches or clocks. Instead, guided by the rhythms of the day, campers have begun to live in the moment. A sense of connectedness to their surroundings inspires children to feel more in tune with […]

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Fresh from the Farm

A Wannabe Farmer’s Guide to Mindfulness

A Wannabe Farmer’s Guide to Mindfulness Photo and narrative by Katie Carey  Halfway through my 12-week farm internship at Camp Treetops & North Country School, I found the shiny excitement that comes with being in a new place begin to tarnish. Standing in noonday sun, blinking salty sweat from eyelashes, desperately trying to untangle sheep […]

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