I like when the Day Camp counselors show up.
I like seeing Emma Benham at camp.
I like when Colleen and Molly act like me.
I like when everyone smiles so big in pictures because they're so happy.
I like getting to watch clinics like skin diving.
I like straddle jumps and finding campers named Sarah Michelle (just like me).
I like Tiny Tiger T-shirt Tuesday, Hold A White Cup Tuesday and Match Your Partner Tuesday.
I like village wide dance parties before lunch.
I like creative dance moves and solos when no one is watching.
I like conga lines.
I like teaching kids the Cupid Shuffle.
I like becoming friends with CILTs like Emma Flynn.
I like watching Olivia dance with Audrey.
I like spotting CILTs, like Paityn and Lucy, being such rock stars with their adopted campers.
I like when kids cling on to CILTs like Ellie because they think their CILT is the coolest person in the world.
I like when the whole shallow end does Shamu, Whirlpool, Tsunami, Ballerina, Wave Pool, the Macarena, Feet Check and Rockstar.
I like getting to hang out with Mason, Marie, Ellie, Hannah and Jimmy- a group of 8th graders from my Junior High and how they still call me Miss Wright here when it would be fine to call me Sarah.
I like perfecting the new CILT cheer and coming up with motions for every line.
I like announcing that all 30 girls are sleeping out at Ghost Cabin.
I like checking it off my camp bucket list.
I like trekking through the woods with all of our stuff and seeing a line of flashlights.
I like having adventures with Rachel, Ellie, Olivia, Jocele and Emma--such brave girls.
I like getting all of lined up, snug as a bug in a rug, on the Ghost Cabin floor.
I like reading Cold Tangerines as the girls fell asleep.
I like that there was a gap in the tree branches so we could see the stars.
I like accidentally, on purpose, waking everyone up when we heard raccoons about ten feet away in the woods.
I like praying that the raccoons wouldn't attack us or steal our stuff.
I like that even though we were petrified of the hissing raccoons, we stuck it out and stayed all night.
I like waking up outside and hiking back together.
I like seeing counselors wear all three of the Friendship Bracelet Club sweatshirts.
I like singing chapel songs gospel style. Praise Jesus.
I like CILT mini-clinics like Happy Hands and Volleyball...
How To Make A Friend and Camp Games...
French Braiding and Leap Frog...
Table Setting and Races...
Friendship Bracelets and Potholder Headbands...
Yoga and Folding.
I like when all of the CILTs are together.
I like playing Psychiatrist and watching them try to figure out I'm Going On A Trip.
I like Wolf Shirt Wednesday and bright shorts.
I like Pirates of Tecumseh.
I like Team Spirit for Black Attack, Yellow Fever, Red or Dead and Green Machine.
I like Human Ladder Races.
I like really fun kids and getting to know kids from all different cabins.
I like Simon Says battles.
I like running into Day Camp counselors, even if Mags, Erin and Peanut are a little sassy.
I like Lizzy, Sarah and Maddie's Wolf Shirt Wednesday faces.
I like that camp games are still fun even if you don't win.
I like getting to go to Day Camp staff training to talk to them about CILTs and having them write songs.
I like watching all of my old campers become friends.
I like watching these kids shine and be so excited to be counselors.
I like getting to a lead a devotion for all of them one more time.
I like hearing them talk about faith.
I like getting to sit and hang out with so many awesome people that I really love.