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Land of the Midnight Sun

I was awake at one a.m., and before turning in for the night I visited the outhouse. The sun was dropping behind the hill, not actually setting because we are in the Yukon, Land of the Midnight Sun. 251 more words

A Writer's Life

10 thoughts that go through your mind while at Glastonbury

1. Showers are overrated – surely this jumbo pack of baby wipes is pretty much doing the same job?

2. Glitter solves all problems. Boring outfit? 148 more words


The Summer Begins

Birds are singing, cotton is floating about, and campers are running amok here at Maranatha as our summer camp season begins. As fun times are had and life-changing decisions are made, this blog is here to keep you updated on all of the camp happenings this summer. 267 more words


Short, But So Sweet

Due to mundane scheduling conflicts, we only made it to GNEW XXXI for one day this year, but what a day it was!  A wonderful and inspiring time, as always.

Camp Life

"Wax Tablet" Cell Phone Cover

A very satisfying little project… Just finished a cell phone case made to look like a wax tablet booklet! The originals had colored wax poured into the carved out part, which one could write on with a stylus, making them portable and reusable writing surfaces. 39 more words


Gourmet Camp Food

Today is Saturday, the crew is out working and camp is quiet. I had my lunch in the cookhouse kitchen with Spunky as my eager and ever watchful companion, while Sarah made the rounds delivering lunch to the crew. 365 more words

RV Life

Springtime in the Yukon

Seven weeks have passed since our arrival in the placer mining camp in the Yukon. Life is routine, easygoing, and peaceful, yet always changing.

The sun shines stronger each day, coaxing buds on willow, birch, and aspen trees to transform into leaves, filling in the dull gaps between evergreens on the hills around camp with varying hues of green. 276 more words

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