Yes, I know the blog has been full of BUNAC related posts lately, but as the summer approaches I want you guys to have all the information you need to get yourselves placed at an awesome camp in the USA! In this Q & A, we learn all about how the placement process works and … More Q & A with BUNAC: Getting Placed at Camp
Back in December I posted the first in the Q & A series I’m doing with BUNAC, who are helping me get back to camp this summer for my 8th year! Now they’re back to answer some more questions about their Application and Interview process. 1. How does the application process work? The BUNAC application … More Q & A with BUNAC: Everything you need to know about the BUNAC Summer Camp USA Application
January was a pretty busy month for me, camp-wise. Obviously the first thing I did was start my annual camp countdown, which is something I look forward to every year. Then it was on to organising a couple of things I still needed for my BUNAC application. I sent off for my ICPC Police Check – BUNAC will … More Returning to Camp with BUNAC: Summer is Coming!
A couple of weeks ago I got a super lovely message from a girl called Ally, saying how much she liked the blog and that she too has worked at summer camp as a counselor and is just as obsessed with it as I am – she even has her own Youtube video series about … More Camp Counselor of the Week: Ally Sheehan
Firstly, Merry Christmas everybody! I hope everyone had great one and you’re all now even more excited for summer than you were a week ago. I’ve had a great December, catching up with friends and family, and I’ll be starting my annual countdown to summer on January 1st… it’s something I look forward to every … More Returning to Camp with BUNAC: It’s Christmas!
It’s officially confirmed! I will definitely be returning to Camp Sloane this summer, and this year will be taking on a new challenge in the role of Program Director, something I’m mega excited about. I’m going to be returning to camp through BUNAC this year, which is awesome and I feel like I’ve come full … More Q & A with BUNAC: The Summer Camp Programme
I recently wrote a post about the signs of a camp newbie, so I thought that I should do the same for those of you that have been to camp before, the infamous summer camp returner. Do you recognise any of these signs? 1. Your level of excitement in the countdown for summer in insane. … More 10 Signs You’re a Summer Camp Returner
That’s right, I’ve been nominated in the UK Blog Awards, something which is so exciting as I’m immensely proud of Summer Camp Secrets and everything that it has become over the last 3 years. What started as just a way for me to get my love of summer camp out there has become a blog … More Vote for me in the UK Blog Awards!
When you first arrive at camp, you’re going to go through a whirlwind of thoughts and emotions. Things like ‘what on earth have I let myself in for?‘, ‘who are all these crazy people?‘, and ‘oh dear, I’m not sure I can do this‘. And that’s totally normal… camp can be overwhelming at first, and … More 10 Signs You’re a Summer Camp Newbie
Each summer at camp I am the designated photographer. Not just because well, that’s my job, but also because I absolutely love taking and sharing photos of all my friends at camp. Mine is a tech-free camp, which means that the other staff aren’t allowed their phones when they’re around kids, so they don’t really … More Summer 2017: A Photo Diary