Hello! What a wonderful Monday we had here at Frost Valley! The sun was shining, and we certainly used the sunshine to our advantage! I caught up with Tacoma as they spent some time with our garden manager, Alex in his amazing greenhouse and garden! We walked around, smelling the fresh rosemary, thyme and lavender while also getting little samples of fresh tomatoes (picked right off the vine for us!), very mildly flavored jalapeños, and some yellow delicious apples! The garden at frost valley will often provide fresh vegetables for us in the dining hall depending on the time of season, Alex told us the cole slaw we had with […]

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Weekends at Farm Camp are packed full of fun. Saturday is theme day and Sunday is harvest day. The theme this Saturday was a complex story about two staff members who were searching for hidden treasure and they were looking in different decades and different countries. Farm camp jumped in to help the search! We all got in a time machine to transport us to different time periods and countries. Throughout the day we visited five countries: Turkey, Greece, China, Egypt, and Japan. Some of the activities included making origami cranes, chasing lightning bolts, decoding hieroglyphics, and making paper lanterns. After the treasure was found we celebrated with a camp […]

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This weekend had a really relaxed feel to it with villages taking it easy on Saturday after a busy week, and Sunday’s theme (Hirdstock) being a more laidback one. Saturday had some awesome moments. All of the Hird villages started by celebrating ‘Stewardship Saturday’ by helping to clean up program spaces and living spaces around camp, making it a place we can be proud to live and play in (Stewardship is also one of our core values!). Tacoma got into the festive mood on Saturday afternoon, hosting a wedding for 2 of their counselors. There was a bouncy house to celebrate as well as a beautiful cake (thanks to the […]

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