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Top Tips for Having Sex at Summer Camp
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Top Tips for Having Sex at Summer Camp

By Rebecca Root In the bushy overgrowth of the American outback, surrounded by the sweet sounds of Mother Nature, under a canopy of stars, a cosy summer camp quickly becomes a hotbed of summer loving. It would seem that the […]

10 Things You Wish Would Happen at Camp but They Won’t
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10 Things You Wish Would Happen at Camp but They Won’t

By Rebecca Root Picture this: a long, hot summer in a beautiful green setting. There are dense trees and a glistening lake with white, pretty bunks dotting the greenery. Then there are the new best friends from New Zealand and […]

3 Tricks to Stay out of Trouble at Camp
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3 Tricks to Stay out of Trouble at Camp

By Rebecca Root “This one counselor got fired because of this.” “This other time they had to leave because of this…” When working at a summer camp, it can often seem like there are so many rules and risks that […]

6 Ways to Stay Healthy at Summer Camp
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6 Ways to Stay Healthy at Summer Camp

By Rebecca Root A summer camp is not the healthiest of places. With hoards of people sleeping in confined spaces, icky germs can sneak their way into innocent immune systems. With a kitchen catering for hundreds, the food may not […]

How Camp Counselors Can Change Their Flight Home From the USA
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How Camp Counselors Can Change Their Flight Home From the USA

By Rebecca Root So after two of the most brilliantly chaotic months at a wild and wistful summer camp, we know you are adamant that you are not returning home. We know the plans to marry the nearest American and […]

Secrets of a Camp Counselor: Revealed
During Camp / Inspiration

Secrets of a Camp Counselor: Revealed

By Rebecca Root Glorious summer sunshine in a Pennsylvania valley, a whole host of new friends, amazing kids and a four-month US visa; does a summer get any better than this? As a young person traveling alone, a summer as […]

10 Commandments for Camp Counselors
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10 Commandments for Camp Counselors

By Rebecca Root In this new and foreign land of wooded landscapes, fellow counselors and energetic minors, it can be hard to know how to navigate such fresh and exciting waters. What can I do? What can I not do? […]

Top 5 Places to Have Sex at Summer Camp
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Top 5 Places to Have Sex at Summer Camp

Cheers for the post Sophie, sounds like you had an interesting summer!  Put a group of 100 or so 18-30 years olds out in the sunshine together and as soon as you add a drink or three, things start to […]

Win 1 of 5 Paperback Copies of Secret Diary of a Camp Counselor!
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Win 1 of 5 Paperback Copies of Secret Diary of a Camp Counselor!

Coming up to Christmas, I’m feeling generous, so I thought I’d open up a giveaway for you to win 1 of 5 paperback copies of Secret Diary of a Camp Counselor to get you excited for camp. All you have to […]

How to Be the Best Camp Counselor
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How to Be the Best Camp Counselor

Loving your camp tips Mel! I can’t say I was the best camp counselor because that would make me sound cocky but I definitely reckon I was top 5 (possibly number 5). Camp was awesome and if you can get […]