February 5, 2020

Why Summer Camp?

February 3, 2020 Andy Pritikin “Hey Dad,” my teenage daughter beckons. “I was talking to my friend today . . . ” I interrupt her — […]
April 18, 2019

Barn Rats Over Mean Girls: Life Lessons from Growing Up in a Barn

BY PONYMOMAMMY I feel like I am constantly trying to justify the expense of the horses to my husband. I get it. It’s not cheap, and […]
March 12, 2019

How To Complete Your Child’s Youth

Often, as parents, we joke about how it would be nice if children came with manuals. They don’t. We do our best to educate them. We […]
March 12, 2019

Long Islanders Voted Thomas School of Horsemanship in Melville Best Horseback Riding Facility on Long Island!

Looking for an adventure? Horseback riding is not just for the experienced anymore. Enjoy country life right here on Long Island by checking out our winner […]
February 20, 2019

The Restorative Powers of Nature

An Interview with Florence Williams Growing up a city girl in a family that valued extended outdoor time, Florence Williams is today a science writer and […]
February 20, 2019

Why Horses Are Great For Kids

by Jennifer Forsberg Meyer Reprinted with permission from Growing Up With Horses, 2006 edition This article appeared on  July 9, 2014 at the EQUINE LAND CONSERVATION RESOURCE website. Thomas […]
September 18, 2018

Want an Independent, Confident, Resilient Kid? Camp Can Help!

While it’s easy to think of ways to teach our kids to do laundry or solve math problems, finding a way to instill important character traits […]