The Summer 2012 has begun!

Yesterday we celebrated  Memorial Day with the arrival of  the 2012 camp staff !  After nine months of planning, the start of orientation is a welcome beginning to summer.  I have to admit, that I always get butterflies with camp’s opening and the flurry of last minute preparations and projects,  but after our first evening … Continued

The Hunger Games and Our own “Sundae Games”

Camp Illahee is set in the quiet town of Brevard, NC and those of you who have been to camp here know how fun it is to walk down Main Street and visit our shops and enjoy grilled cheese sandwiches and ice cream sundaes at Rocky’s old fashioned soda counter.  There is a definite buzz … Continued

Art Projects, Horses, and 192.1 Disney Style!

It’s been a great weekend getting ready for camp!  On Friday afternoon one of our kindest  camp  friends and neighbors Miss Nancy, had Kris, Caroline, Gretchen and me over for a “ladies lunch”  and for a chance to preview the needlework projects that she is planning for the summer.  True to her camp roots, she … Continued