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Get There

By: Barbara Palmer, Camper

Bring a Friend to Camp. Or Don’t. But Get There.

The first time I went to Campowerment, I went with two friends. Not best friends but women who knew me, knew enough of my history and soul that I thought we would have a common experience that would bond us further. Connect […]

By |September 28th, 2016|Categories: Uncategorized|

The Evolution of Camp Love

By: Laura Conn, Campowerment Intern

“Where did you go to camp?” will always be one of my favorite conversation starters.  If you know me or anyone in my family – you know that I am in a full-time, long-term, forever-and-always relationship with my childhood happy place, Tripp Lake Camp (TLC).  Even if I didn’t want to be […]

By |July 18th, 2016|Categories: A-Musings|

Roll Call: Meet our Interns!

The Campowerment Crew is psyched to introduce two new chicks who knock our socks off. Fam: meet Alli and Laura, our two camp lovin’, creative thinkin’ summer interns! 

From now ’til late August, Chelsea and Lea in our NY digs get the pleasure of bunking with these two, as they hash out big plans for marketing and magic-making on behalf of Campowerment.

Curtain up: […]

By |July 6th, 2016|Categories: HI from HQ|

ALL WAYS UP + Making Time to Play Along the Way

I’m no economist, analyst or mathematician, but as Chief Empowerment Officer (and mom, TV producer, and camper before that) I’ve been working on a study that’s landed a very conclusive finding: You cannot buy or measure the power of playtime.

How do I know? I’ve seen it over and over and over again: once you surrender your ego, […]

By |June 26th, 2016|Categories: HI from HQ|

1, 2, 3, 4 We (Always) Want Color War

Each summer, millions of kids go to sleepaway camp; thousands return to be counselors.  Yet, with all those people passing through camp gates, only a few make camp their career.  I am one of those lucky few.

Let’s go back to where it started:  In 4th grade my parents sent me off to camp, hoping that I’d […]

By |June 1st, 2016|Categories: HI from HQ|

Find True Love by Valentine’s Day

On this, my 9th Valentine’s Day as a single woman, I am more in love than I was when I was married or in my post-divorce, long term love affair with the man I was sure I was gonna spend the rest of my life with.  And I didn’t have to go very far to […]

By |February 13th, 2016|Categories: A-Musings|

How to Get Unstuck in 2K16

Start the new year strong by crossing off what’s on your “ish” list; t’s one of the easiest ways to get unstuck.


 What’s the ish? You stay close to shore, where the water is still and there’s an exit plan…just in case.

The new approach:

You know what they say about a ship in port…YOU were built for exploration; now it’s […]

By |January 2nd, 2016|Categories: A-Musings|