In September I took a trip to Switzerland. Again. I know right? How does a girl who never even thought about traveling other than wanting to visit her homeland (Italy), end up going to Switzerland twice in two years? Well, the simplest answer is that when I moved to Mammoth, I was immediately surrounded by … Continue reading Surround Yourself With People Who Want to See Your Dreams Come True
Today I arrived back in Hollister. I'm here for about a week before I fly out to Switzerland. I made it in about eight hours, walked in the door, and ate breakfast for dinner. Everyone kind of went off to bed and I decided that it was a great idea to read one of my … Continue reading Realizations of a Typical Adult
Last year at some point, the camps bookkeeper and I decided that we wanted to buy lottery tickets. One day we were just sitting in the office dreaming up all the things the camp could do if it had the money. A new lodge building. State of the art kitchen. Real staff housing (which I … Continue reading Living as though I have a million dollars.
Have you ever gotten so caught up in plans, and ideas for your future that it just completely consumes everything you are? Lately, I've been so focused on what will be that I don't take a second to look at what is. Last night our team got some pretty upsetting news. That we most likely … Continue reading Living for the Future
Two Weeks ago I wrote a blog post about getting to know people and it being extremely hard for me to say goodbye to those people. Last night I had a bit of an emotional episode. This summer, friends have come back to work at The Station. People that I truly care about and quite … Continue reading In My Own Head
Sometimes I sit down to write about a certain topic, and I get halfway through what I want to say and realize that I don't want to finish it. Sometimes crushes just aren't that important, or poems aren't meant to be read by everyone. Whatever the case, I gave up my previous post about graduating … Continue reading No More Fear
Recently a lot of stuff has been happening. By recently I mean, basically this whole fall into winter. This past fall season, I took on more responsibilities at The Station. Two new employees moved into the staff house and both were coincidentally in first year at the school of ministry. Things seemed to be going … Continue reading Get The Hell Out