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Shout it from the Mountaintop: November 29, 2013

“When I admire the wonders of a sunset or the beauty of the moon, my soul expands in the worship of the creator.” – Mahatma Gandhi

Shout it from the Mountaintop: November 28, 2013

Happy Thanksgiving from all of us at Camp Stevens! “The Pilgrims made seven times more graves than huts.  No Americans have been more impoverished than these who, nevertheless, set aside a day of thanksgiving.” – H.U. Westermayer

Shout it from the Mountaintop: November 27, 2013

“Not what we say about our blessings, but how we use them, is the true measure of our thanksgiving.” – W.T. Purkiser

Craft of the Month: How to Make a T-Shirt Headband

Last month I couldn’t even introduce Camp Steven’s first featured craft without mentioning the ever-inspiring “t-shirt headband”. As its name suggests, a t-shirt headband is a headband made from strands of cut-up tees. These headbands are stretchy and comfy, ever-inspiring (1) because the color combining potential is pretty well endless and (2) because “t-shirt headbands” … Continue reading

Shout it from the Mountaintop: November 26, 2013

“I would maintain that thanks are the highest form of thought; and that gratitude is happiness doubled by wonder.”  – G.K. Chesterton

Recipe of the Month: Pizza Quinoa Bites

With the holiday season upon us here is a great family-favorite recipe the kids (and adults) will gobble up. Packed with flavor and protein, they can be eaten as is or dipped in marinara sauce. Feel free to leave out the pepperoni (and replace with a sprinkling of red pepper flakes) and make it vegetarian. … Continue reading

Shout it from the Mountaintop: November 25, 2013

“If you are really thankful, what do you do? You share.” – W. Clement Stone

Have your pork, and eat it too.

We have a limited number of shares of pastured,, organically-raised pork available to the public. Each share is 1/8 of a pig (about 25 pounds), and is available for a $250 donation. Each share supports our Farm and Garden programs — and you get some really tasty and sustainably-raised pork out of the deal! Ideal … Continue reading

Shout it from the Mountaintop: November 22, 2013

“We shall not cease from exploration and the end of all our exploring will be to arrive where we started… and know the place for the first time.” – T.S. Eliot

Shout it from the Mountaintop: November 21, 2013

“If you wait to do everything until you’re sure it’s right, you’ll probably never do much of anything.” – Win Borden

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