I honestly don't understand why people are complaining about packing their kids for sleepaway camp. After the first summer, my kids did around 90% of the packing themselves. Maybe...
because they had uniforms? If they forgot something (which they did- like razors, a pair of shoes, or other random stuff) they would ask one of the directors or head counslors to email me with what they forgot and make do with what they had until I sent it up to them.
Mine would go without bathing suits, socks or a single extra pair or underpants. That's how they are. My letting the chips fall where they may only means I have to pay even more...(more)6-6-2016 4:16pm
op: I would always look over what they packed and supervise the process to some degree but they had their packing lists that they could check off and I always threw in a few extra...(more)6-6-2016 4:20pm
socks/underpants. In someways it was really great because they really took ownership/pride in the packing process and remembered to pack stuff that I wouldn't have if I were packing alone.