The end of a marvellous chapter

Letter 172 At this precise moment, I feel so many things, I don't exactly know how to explain it. Friday was my last day at my first proper job and I honestly can't believe it's started and ended so quickly. The job... 18 months has flown by in a flash and yet it also feels … Continue reading The end of a marvellous chapter

Working kicks my blogs a**

Letter 150 How naïve I was to think that working a normal 9-5 job would mean I have endless amounts of time to spend on my beloved blog? Naïve is an understatement. My poor blog has retreated into the background, neglected and saddened. But here I am, making an effort again, trying to revive my … Continue reading Working kicks my blogs a**

15 (non travel) things I’m looking forward to after finishing uni*

Letter 125 *some may be travel related. In just 14 weeks my stress levels will dissolve into the floor and I will embark on the first period of my life which will not be followed by education. It seems crazy to even think about but I am so ready. Other than travelling, I have a … Continue reading 15 (non travel) things I’m looking forward to after finishing uni*

Summer of a lifetime

Letter 35 "A child with special needs will inspire you to be a special kind of person." 10 weeks. 60 counsellors. 100s of kids. 1,000s of memories. This summer has changed my life beyond anything I could've imagined. Each child I have worked with has inspired and changed me and for this I am grateful. … Continue reading Summer of a lifetime

Horse sense

Letter 34 This wonderful camp I've had the pleasure to spend 10 weeks working at is an incredibly special place. It allows people of differing abilities to full fill their potential and take part in everything possible and I am so proud of myself for aiding this. The horses were my favourite part of my … Continue reading Horse sense

My hectic life, my suffering blog

Letter 29 The one thing I didn't expect from camp was to become so fond of all of the campers, not just my own. I said a couple of letters ago that I wanted to make a mark on each camper I encounter, and I feel I can tell you that I have. It has … Continue reading My hectic life, my suffering blog

I’m going to work in the states

Letter 3 For anyone who is thinking about going to camp or is just mildly interested I thought I would give you the nitty gritty of my job at a camp in the States. In this post I will give you all the details of what it costs to get a summer camp job and … Continue reading I’m going to work in the states