Author Archives: Pathfinder Pursuits

About Pathfinder Pursuits

Camille is a licensed clinical social worker and writer. She is the author of the Quincy the Horse children's books.

Chicken Keeping Can Teach Kids About Work: Remember The Little Red Hen

At Pathfinder Farm we just celebrated one year as chicken keepers. I have come to know chickens more intimately over this period and I have learned their special secret. Chickens are workaholics! Many people report that keeping chickens is a … Continue reading

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Organic Gardening: A Weird Garden

How is your garden? Here at Pathfinder Farm the gardens this spring were universally being described as weird. What does that mean exactly? For one thing, the gardens were very late due to a cool dry April and May. For … Continue reading

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Binge Reading

Binge television is all the rage now days but what about binge reading. I have been on quite a binge read lately with the topic being Theodore Roosevelt. It all started when I got The Bully Pulpit by Doris Kearns … Continue reading

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Organic Horse Keeping: Night Pastures

It has been so hot and humid here at Pathfinder Farm that I am turning the horses out at night. Of course as soon as I decided to do this, we have had lots of early am thunderstorms. Our best … Continue reading

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Hachette and Amazon

Book Expo America was great this year. Good weather and traffic karma helped. One topic on everyone’s mind was the ongoing negotiations between Amazon and Hachette Book Group over the prices of electronic books. This was the lead story in … Continue reading

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Quincy and Buck wins Mom’s Choice Gold Award

I am happy to say that Quincy and Buck has won a Mom’s Choice Gold Award!  I love all the Quincy the Horse stories but this one holds a special place in my heart. I am excited that it has … Continue reading

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Teaching Kids to Have Big Dreams

For most people in the book and publishing world May is a countdown to Book Expo America in New York on May 29th.  I am getting excited about seeing my friends at MOM’s Choice where I will be an ambassador … Continue reading

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