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Shout it from the Mountaintop: June 30, 2014

“Beauty without grace is the hook without the bait.” — Ralph Waldo Emerson

Life lessons at summer camp

In January, Trevor, Camp Stevens’s Associate Director, and I become first-time parents to a [perfect, adorable] baby boy. It’s been just over a year since we knew parenthood was coming – and not one day has passedsince  that I’ve wondered what on earth I’m doing. Throughout my pregnancy, Vicki Bergstrom told me how motherhood would … Continue reading

Shout it from the Mountaintop: June 27, 2014

“Until he extends the circle of his compassion to all living things, man will not himself find peace.” ― Albert Schweitzer

Shout it from the Mountaintop: June 26, 2014

“When I say it’s you I like, I’m talking about that part of you that knows that life is far more than anything you can ever see or hear or touch. That deep part of you that allows you to stand for those things without which humankind cannot survive. Love that conquers hate, peace that … Continue reading

Shout it from the Mountaintop: June 25, 2014

“Peace begins with a smile..” ― Mother Teresa

Shout it from the Mountaintop: June 24, 2014

“I do not understand at all the mystery of grace – only that it meets us where we are but does not leave us where it found us.” – Anne Lamott

Meet the Summer Staff

Meet this summer’s resident staff (With one exception: Weston is en route and will arrive this week.). Not a bad looking crew, huh? Plus they’re talented — and ready to meet their campers! Have you registered yet? Read each of our summer staff member’s bios on our website.

Shout it from the Mountaintop: June 23, 2014

“Harmony with the land is like harmony with a friend; you cannot cherish his right hand and chop off his left.” – Aldo Leopold

Recipe of the Month: Radish Salsa

We are rolling in the radishes right now! Here’s a creative way to use this in-season veggie: Radish Salsa Makes 6 servings Prep Time: 15 minutes Ingredients 7 radishes, cut into 1/4-inch chunks, or more to taste 1/2 cup green bell pepper 1/4 cup cilantro, chopped 1/4 onion, cut into 1/4-inch chunks 1 tablespoon ginger, … Continue reading

Shout it from the Mountaintop: June 20, 2014

“May your trails be crooked, winding, lonesome, dangerous, leading to the most amazing view. May your mountains rise into and above the clouds.” — Edward Abbey

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