I want to start this blog by thanking all key workers who are keeping our families safe and keeping the country running. I am so grateful for everything you do. For us who are lucky enough to isolate safely at home, I’ve compiled a list (with the help of some friends) of how we are … More 30 Things to Do During Lockdown
You’re scared. You’re lonely. You’re confused. You’re angry. You’re losing loved ones. You’re living through a Global Pandemic. It’s alright to feel like shit. No one is handling it better, don’t compare your emotional health with their Instagram story. There is no simple way to ‘handle’ this. I read an important quote (sadly don’t remember … More It’s alright to feel like shit during a global pandemic
Summer camp is not the love island villa. A new bunch of sexy singles are not ready for the ultimate sizzling summer. So, here’s my guide to keeping it appropriate, while having an insane summer. “Camp Goggles” – noun When you have worked way too long at camp, and someone who wouldn’t usually be your … More Will they? Won’t they? A guide to navigating camp relationships.
This is my third time writing a summer rewind piece, for some reason I keep getting later and later, so now they are summer/autumn rewind, change is good, right? As this year has been such a crazy wild one, I’m going to do an autumn rewind as well (otherwise this blog would be much too … More Summer Rewind 2019
Welcome to your new favourite time of the week. Your day off. Being a summer camp counselor is an incredible opportunity, you’re able to impact so many lives in such a short amount of time. You’re in nature, disconnected from the real world for 7-10 weeks. You make new friends who you know you can … More 5 Great ways to spend your days off at summer camp
Okay, so being a pro at Summer camp (been once) I kind of figured out there was a lot of crap that I had packed and flown 19 hours with and really didn’t need it. Just for you guys, I thought I’d save your time, money and baggage allowance by giving you a handy guide … More Shit That Will Weigh You Down at Summer Camp
I’M GOING BACK TO CAMP! If you can’t tell by my excessive use of capitals, I will be returning to YMCA Camp Roger for my second summer. This means new memories, new adventures and that beautiful, beautiful tan (the important stuff). And now for the obvious question, how can you afford it? Good question. I’m … More How can you afford it?
Now it’s the New Year, time for ‘New Year New Me’ posts, ‘Leaving … in 2018’ posts and… camp interviews. It’s finally time guys, job fairs are coming up so it’s a great time to have the initial interview for your chosen program. Plus it gives you enough time to boost up your application to … More What to Expect: Camp Interview/Job fair
Last year I wrote the Summer Rewind post where I displayed what I’d been doing over the summer and seen as I’ve been MIA forever, I thought I would do Summer/Autumn Rewind, seen as its near winter. So without further ado, here’s my rewind. June 1st of June I set off for my incredible adventure … More Summer Rewind 2018
£13.56. The amount of money that haunted my bank account as I planned this blog post. You would think, after working 20 hours a week, I’d have more. But nope thanks to my car, it doesn’t seem that way. If you’ve been on the internet recently, you may have seen the tweets about self-care… ‘It’s … More How to ‘Self-Care’ with only £13.56