But it seems even when their children are miles away, they don't fail in providing some laughs with the letters they send home from camp.
They're so funny (or adorable) that parents have begun to share these precious notes on Instagram using #LettersFromCamp.
This joker down here...
The kid that doesn't miss his parents (but does love them):
And the child who bluntly proclaims: "I do NOT miss you".
There's the child who really can't be bothered to write:
Then there's the sweet ones.