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It's about that time again! I'm talking about SUMMER time of course! The kids will be heading off to summer camp very soon, so we asked our tween ambassador, Elle, to give us the skinny on what to pack for summer camp in her latest video.

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From clothes to toiletries and even organizational items, our tween has the low down on everything your kiddos will need for a seamless summer. We've been at this camp routine for nearly a decade and want to share our wisdom with you.

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Summer Camp Packing Video

Our tween ambassador gave us the skinny on what to pack for summer camp in our latest video! Come watch for all the details on what to put in their trunk!

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So, there you have it....Our top tips for what to pack for summer camp straight from the mouth of a tween who's got this whole camp thing down. You certainly don't want your kids to head off to camp unprepared this year right? Their goal for summer should be to have FUN and it will be a whole lot easier for them to do that when they have everything they need to get through the day. Plus, you might get less "Mom, I need this..." kinda phone calls. Haha!

What to Pack for Summer Camp: Tween Style

Summer Camp Shopping List

After you've checked off everything your camp sends you, you might want to take a look at some of our essentials. Here's a resource list to get you started on your camp packing.


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