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Shout it from the Mountaintop: September 28, 2012

“I’d rather wake up in the middle of nowhere than in any city on earth.” – Steve McQueen

Shout it from the Mountaintop: September 27, 2012

“Listen to the mustn’ts, child, listen to the don’ts. Listen to the shouldn’ts, the impossibles, the wont’s. Listen to the never haves, then listen close to me: Anything can happen, child, ANYTHING can be.” – Shel Silverstein

Wednesday’s Whim: Fire

As far as I can tell, there is the potential for dangerous or paralyzing weather wherever one might live. I grew up in a region of Central New York that gets lake-effect snow.  Cold Canadian air blows across the warm(er) Great Lakes and creates fingers or bands of constant snow when the wind is right.  … Continue reading

Shout it from the Mountaintop: September 26, 2012

“It is not because things are difficult that we do not dare; it is because we do not dare that they are difficult.” – Seneca

Shout it from the Mountaintop: September 25, 2012

“Love the trees until their leaves fall off, then encourage them to try again next year.” ― Chad Sugg

Shout it from the Mountaintop: September 24, 2012

“A man should never be ashamed to say that he has been wrong, which is but saying in other words that he is wiser today than he was yesterday.” – Alexander Pope

Shout it from the Mountaintop: September 21, 2012

‘”These trees are magnificent, but even more magnificent is the sublime and moving space between them, as though with their growth it too increased.” – Rainer Maria Wilke

Shout it from the Mountaintop: September 20, 2012

“The years teach much which the days never knew.” – Ralph Waldo Emerson

Wednesday’s Whim: Doing Dishes

Whim: “sudden idea.”  This weekly post promises a number of things: personal thoughts and reflections, showing off Camp Stevens’ programs and staff, announcements for upcoming opportunities, and answering questions or responding to comments “from the audience.” If you have a topic or question you’d like addressed, just e-mail Beth! …………………………………………………………. Hello! One month ago today I … Continue reading

Shout it from the Mountaintop: September 19, 2012

“Whatever you can do, or dream you can, begin it now; Boldness has genius, power and magic in it.” – Johann Wolfgang von Goethe