Category Archives: Summer 2011

CAB 2011 – It’s a wrap

The campers are on their flight home.  I’m back in Bodega.  Paulie starts his senior year tomorrow.  And another summer has come and gone. Let me fill you in on yesterday’s activities. First you should know, it was a serious … Continue reading

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Camp Aunt Betsy ’11 – Day 5 wraps

It was a craft extravaganza!  By now you’ve seen that Julia went to bat on the galette and did a spectacular job.  James helped by eating plums.  Sand candles, as always, were a hit.  There were neither burns  nor fires.  … Continue reading

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Camp Aunt Betsy ’11 – Day 3

James and I were at it early, crafting a peach and polenta upside down for breakfast.  Hey, there’s eggs, milk, fruit.  At least as healthy as Cocoa Puffs (yes, we set a low bar).  We did some pool maintenance, helped … Continue reading

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Camp Aunt Betsy – Day 4

That was yesterday.  I was too pooped to log in last night.  What a day.  The adrenaline is pumping. First thing in the morning I got the tie dyed items into the wash, so the campers could wear them if … Continue reading

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Camp Aunt Betsy – Day 2 closes

We here at CAB have had some stellar counselors, past and present. However, today I’m honored to elevate one above all the rest and name Ms. Elena Chavez Carey as CAB’s very first inductee in the CAB Counselor Hall of … Continue reading

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Camp Aunt Betsy Day 1 closes – land training

The highlight of the day was laser tag.  It is 15 minutes of scary, sweaty fun, and we will probably do further training there later this week.  The place is an old furniture store that has been converted to an … Continue reading

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Camp Aunt Betsy – Day 1 Dawns

Betsy: This year, inspired by the storming of Osama’s compound by Navy SEALs, Camp Aunt Betsy is going military.  HOOYAH!!  We will train as the SEALs do: on sea, in the air, and on land. Our flight was uneventful.  I … Continue reading

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