104June 29th, 2017

The campers have ARRIVED! Find out how staff training went, and how session one is going so far.

87June 16th, 2017.

Lifeguard training week with the Sink or Swim (SOS) squad.

June 9th, 2017.


Another week at camp = another journal post! This week includes cotton eye joe dances, lifeguard training and a BEAR!




June 2nd, 2017.


Find out what I have been up to at camp this week – ft. snapping turtles, indian food and a visit to Sheffield!

May 24th, 2017. 


Another week has flown by here at sunny Camp Awosting – find out what I have been up to during my second week at camp.

May 17th, 2017.

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It has been a week since I arrived at camp – find out what I’ve been up to so far on my American adventure!

April 30th, 2017. 


With just 9 days to go, I made a start on my packing ready to jet off to the U.S. next week.

londonMarch 13th, 2017. 

Last Thursday was the day of my visa appointment at the U.S. embassy in London. For me, getting my visa is really the final ‘formal’ process of applying to summer camp every year and now it has been approved, the countdown to camp has really began!

aussFebruary 19th, 2017.

I have already began to make travel plans for after camp this year… and I’m SO excited!

fair3January 21st, 2017

Track my journey from Manchester to London attending my FIRST ever Camp America recruitment fairs!

2010-06-06T15-15-34 -- DSC_0224December 29th, 2016.

Starting my visa application, booking my U.S. embassy appointment and booking cheap train tickets online!

applicationNovember 29th, 2016.

How to survive on £0.41 and completing my summer camp 2017 application!

awosting.jpgNovember 25th, 2016.

In part two of my journal, I reveal BIG NEWS about where I will be working next summer and which agency I have chosen to go to camp with for summer 2017!

1November 15th, 2016. 

WOW, my first EVER journal post on the blog!! Read all about my recent trip to camp in the fall, and HAPPY CAMP T-SHIRT DAY to all my fellow camp lovers!