Steve Baskin

Steve Baskin
Owner/director of Camp Champions. Unapologetic camp geek. Married to lovely Susie Ma'am and have 2 boys and 2 girls.
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Fourth Term is Here (and We are Thrilled)!

Posted by Steve Baskin on Jul 26, 2020 3:30:03 PM

Welcome To Camp

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Bonus Blog About Cookies (Consider it Dessert)

Posted by Steve Baskin on Jul 26, 2020 11:34:17 AM

 

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For a short bonus blog, please let me share the creative products of some cookie-decorating classes. 

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Disruptive Moments at Sleepaway Camp 

Posted by Steve Baskin on Jul 25, 2020 2:00:00 PM

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This article is lifted directly from our Counselor Orientation manual.  I hope you find it interesting.

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Suddenly Superstitious

Posted by Steve Baskin on Jul 24, 2020 6:55:06 PM

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I have generally fancied myself a person of reason.  I respect rational people and the scientific method. 

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Pickleball Power!

Posted by Steve Baskin on Jul 23, 2020 5:29:47 PM

Pickleball

Camp Champions is a leading site to train athletes in one of the fastest growing sports in America: Pickleball.

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Super Torchlight

Posted by Steve Baskin on Jul 22, 2020 12:20:32 PM

 

Super Torchlight

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The Happiness Spigot - Correction

Posted by Steve Baskin on Jul 21, 2020 5:34:20 PM

 

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[CORRECTION:  I sent this blog to my son who had the journal and he quickly set me straight, "I did not write the happiness spigot description.  It is from a comic strip called Saturday Morning Breakfast Cereal.  The quote about the Happiness Spigot was the answer to 'Dad.  What's it like to have kids.' "  I still like the article though even if I must realize my son is not the creator of this observation.]

This morning, I had a 6:45AM call with a friend on the east coast.  He inevitably has unique insights or impressive information, so I take notes on our talks.  I was not yet at my desk, so I asked Susie Ma’am if she had something I could write on.  She reached into a bedside table and found a small journal.

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Missing Leah Ma'am and Robbie Sir

Posted by Steve Baskin on Jul 20, 2020 3:23:21 PM

Fox Dance Robby Leah STB SRB

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Hellenic Heroes (and Other Camp Lingo)

Posted by Steve Baskin on Jul 19, 2020 4:06:37 PM

 

Tro Spar Group Shot 3_20

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Toggling Between Extremes

Posted by Steve Baskin on Jul 18, 2020 4:53:45 PM

 

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