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Dear Camp Mom – June Edition

By Stacy Pollack | May 20, 2022 | Comments Off on Dear Camp Mom – June Edition

Hello, Bauercrest families! It’s really happening… Staff Week is only one month away! This is such an exciting time for those of who’ve been planning out this summer all year…

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What Are We Waiting For?

By Stacy Pollack | March 31, 2022 | Comments Off on What Are We Waiting For?

When I think back on this past year and all the times I abruptly ended a conversation with my kids with a “Fine. Whatever,” I am reminded once again that…

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Dear Camp Mom… (March Edition)

By Stacy Pollack | March 11, 2022 | Comments Off on Dear Camp Mom… (March Edition)

Hi there… me again. This month’s Dear Camp Mom Blog covers two topics that come up all the time: Pull-Ups and Packing. Please keep these awesome questions coming! First, because…

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Dear Camp Mom…

By Stacy Pollack | February 1, 2022 | Comments Off on Dear Camp Mom…

Hi there, Bauercrest parents! It’s me, Stacy… a.k.a. Camp Mom. If you’re wondering what that means, it’s more or less (exactly) what it sounds like. I spend my summers at…

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Why Be On Staff?

By Adam Dobbin | January 7, 2022 | Comments Off on Why Be On Staff?

When I was a camper, being a “Crestman” was about being a responsible kid in the bunk, a good sportsman on the fields, and a prideful member of both my…

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Amazing New Camper Referral Program!!!

By Stacy Pollack | December 6, 2021 | Comments Off on Amazing New Camper Referral Program!!!

Hello, Bauercrest Families… There’s no denying that this pandemic has been challenging for everyone. The fact that Bauercrest couldn’t open in 2020 for the first time in 90 years was…

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Social Distancing, Part VI: Bubbling Up

By Stacy Pollack | March 11, 2021 | Comments Off on Social Distancing, Part VI: Bubbling Up

This past December, our youngest son became a bar mitzvah. For months, we’d gone back and forth over what we should do in light of all the restrictions. Should we…

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Social Distancing, Part V: Take Camp

By Stacy Pollack | January 27, 2021 | Comments Off on Social Distancing, Part V: Take Camp

When I was growing up, my mother had a sign in the kitchen that listed our meal options for the day. This is how I’ve felt about pretty much everything…

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Social Distancing, Part IV: You Get What You Need

By Stacy Pollack | December 17, 2020 | Comments Off on Social Distancing, Part IV: You Get What You Need

Whenever I start to worry about how much of a hot mess I’m becoming during this pandemic, I take comfort in knowing that the world is full of hot messes…

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Social Distancing, Part III: Who Says You Can’t Go Home?

By Stacy Pollack | July 22, 2020 | Comments Off on Social Distancing, Part III: Who Says You Can’t Go Home?

There’s a Bon Jovi song I love called “Who Says You Can’t Go Home?” If you’ve been around a while, you may have heard me use it in one of…

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