Author Archives: Brooke Cheley

Back in the Saddle

I would imagine it is with mixed emotions that we all get back into the saddle of our lives. It is nice to be sitting at my desk checking off tasks with the holiday break behind me. Although, the alarm … Continue reading

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Joy

How many of you have seen the movie Inside Out? If you have not seen it, you should go when you go home and take your family. Inside Out is about a little girl named Riley. The movie takes place … Continue reading

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What do you do with an Idea?

This is a children’s book that was introduced to me at charity lunch I attended and once I read it I had the urge to share it with you all. What do you do with an Idea? One day, I … Continue reading

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Homesickness Guide

I find it somewhat fascinating how my role at camp has evolved over the years. I started in 1997 because the Out of Camp Program Director position opened up. I was traveling, backpacking, skiing and waitressing, and the position was … Continue reading

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Carrying the Code-Kate Dumanian

We would like to recognize Kate Dumanian for Carrying the Code. This summer, Kate will be climbing the Grand Teton in support of Big City Mountaineers (BCM), an organization dedicated to providing week-long wilderness expeditions for under-resourced youth. BCM works … Continue reading

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Family Camp at Cheley

Are you craving quality family time where you are not rushing your children from one place to the next? Are you interested in introducing your children to camp. We have an awesome opportunity for you! This is truly a gift to … Continue reading

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New Activities at Cheley

It is the first day of program, we are super excited to have campers out playing in the woods. This is what we work for all year! We are thrilled to announce some new activities being offered to our campers … Continue reading

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Reflections from Volunteer Weekend

Technology has constantly been the main influence when it comes to www.boomtownbingo.com. High speed data services make it possible for people to log on to their favorite gaming sites. As Devon and I make the long drive back across Kansas … Continue reading

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Carrying the Code-Kate Woodward

We love the community that Code of Living creates in the summertime at Cheley. And it is always our hope that our campers and staff carry it with them into their lives back home. We would like to put a … Continue reading

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Preparing for Camp

Click here for video of Preparing for Camp I love the rare moments of parenthood when I am not preparing for something. Every night when I tuck the girls in, I relish the moment that I am fully present. I … Continue reading

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