It’s more than just a bit of fun.

Nothing annoys me more than people making negative comments about employment at camp. "It's not really work is it" and "when are you going to get a real job?" are words I hear far too often.¬† I know people don't mean it in a bad way, but it irritates me.¬†Call me an over reacter, but … Continue reading It’s more than just a bit of fun.

Camp gave me confidence

So, you've heard all my stories about life at camp, but this is a little story about the confidence working at summer camp has given me. Those that know me, would know that before my journey with Camp America, I lacked a huge amount of confidence...I never believed in myself, I'd constantly take a step … Continue reading Camp gave me confidence

How to be an awesome camp counsellor

Now, I'm not saying I'm the best camp counsellor because that would make me sound cocky, and compared to the bunch of talented people I worked with during the summer, I'm not. This is just a little post to give you an insight on how to get the most out of your time as a … Continue reading How to be an awesome camp counsellor

Life at camp

Camp Ledgewood. A girl scout camp situated in Peninsula, Ohio on the boundaries of Cuyahoga Valley National Park. A place that soon became my home away from home. At first, the thought of living in a rustic environment, with little to no time for makeup or nice hair do's scared me, how would I cope? … Continue reading Life at camp