The past three weeks have been spent existing in a consistent state of mild to medium stress, where I have been working on a “to-do” list about 50 items long that never seems to get any smaller. From rolling all the petty cash from piggy banks I still have, to figuring out bigger, more adult… Read More Bet You Can’t [Ku]WAIT to Read This!
Wow. What a whirlwind of a weekend. As of Saturday January 30, 2016, I officially have a job teaching high school English in Kuwait! I am SO excited and can’t wait for the new adventures to come! The Teachers’ Overseas Recruitment Fair was one hell of a weekend. It’s probably fair to say that it was… Read More OMG I’m Moving to Kuwait
We all woke up Saturday morning feeling the effects of Margaritaville the night before. It ended up being one of those crazy and wild nights where we all had a little too much rum and stayed up till the early (or late?) hours of the morning. We definitely finished camp off with a bang. While… Read More Day 8: Oh, I Think that I’ve Found Myself a… Hangover?
I woke up Friday morning refreshed and feeling 100% better, which was great because I’d need the energy to last through my last day of camp! Fridays at camp generally have a more laid back attitude, and are filled with fun and entertaining events. Today was carnival. If you read that word and have the… Read More Day 7: My Last Day of Camp (For Now!)
Our theme for today in Group 3 was communication. The previous night we all worked together to come up with a solid game plan for today, and we were quite successful as we had planned a full days worth of activities to do! We started with a journal exercise where we used the prompt: “If you could… Read More Day 6: U Wan Go a Beach?
I woke up Wednesday a little more than tired for our breakfast at 7:45am. I thanked my lucky stars that there were pancakes for breakfast, as they were the perfect food to have after enjoying a drink (or two… or three?) the night before. We all enjoyed breakfast together and talked about the night before and… Read More Day 5: Wacky Wednesday ft. Carnival Masks and Cliff Jumping
After the exhaustion that marked the first day of camp, it made sleep very easy – and so I woke up on Tuesday morning bright eyed and bushy tailed. After planning out our camp activities the night before, I was excited to get to camp and put them into action. Our group theme for the day… Read More Day 4 on the Island: Fun, Sun, and Some Bourbon!