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Camp is officially underway!

Y’all. Opening Day has come and gone just like that. Can you believe it!? Opening Ceremonies brought new Shawnees and Pawnees into their tribes, causing sisterhoods to cultivate and grow! The past couple days have been wonderful having the girls back at camp! The hills are alive with tribe love, the sun shines a tad bit brighter, and camp FINALLY …

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Staff is HERE! <3

Well y’all. Staff is here.  Can you believe it? It’s already the end of May, counselors are on camp, the dining hall is buzzing with songs, and the river is filling up with splashes and laughter. It’s camp season, y’all.  It’s go time. We are so excited about this summer staff and beyond ready for you to meet them! We …

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Local Restaurant Guide 2017

Whether you are dropping your camper off for a great stay at camp, or you are here to bring them home after the long summer of them being gone,  find a restaurant to match your  taste in the near area. We are 30 minutes from Kerrville, which offers many dining options. If you have only visited Kerrville’s fast food restaurants, …

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A wonderful little job called sponsor <3

Sponsors: two young leaders of each tribe with enormous responsibility, patience, and strength.  That’s what we believe anyway! Being a tribe sponsor is an incredible opportunity and responsibility, because she is someone that each girl in the tribe looks up to. Sponsors work tirelessly to make sure that not only their tepee is taken care of, but their tribe as …

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What is my inspiration? –Kaisha B.

What is My Inspiration at Heart O’ the Hills? There are many reasons that make Heart O’ the Hills a special paradise, but going to a new place or visiting an old place definitely has perks that can inspire you to be a better you. We often become inspired by acts, people and places, but inspiration to each and every …

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My Inspiration by LG (aka Laura Gallagher, program director)

I’ve been asked to write about where I get my inspiration, and I won’t lie to you guys, for a while this had me stumped! What gives me that drive to jump out of bed in the morning and be the happiest I can throughout my day? I’ve been told on a few occasions that I’m the happiest person people …

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Camper-Staff ratio: Why is it important?

Here at Heart we like to keep our camper-staff ratio in our cabins rather small and with good reason. We want each girl to get to know one another, their counselor and vice versa. These are the people they are going to be sharing most of their time with and we feel that it is uber important for them to …

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What does Head Staff do?

To some it may look like all we Head Staff members do is sit around in the office and wait for the daily High Noon Nerf gun shootout. To others it might seem that we’re never around. While even some people just don’t have the first clue as to what we do all day long during the summer. We do …

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We’re 100 days away!!

Well y’all, we’re 100 days from camp!! That’s right, 100 DAYS! Can you believe it? Here in the office we are giddy with excitement, we just can’t contain ourselves! With camp being this close we are in hyper speed getting everything ready for Opening Day. From Carnival, Field Days, Vespers, hiring our last few counselors, and making sure that everything …

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30 Things Only Heart Girls Will Understand

Only Heart Girls will understand this: Every summer camp is different. Every summer camp teaches you different things. Every summer camp leaves a lasting impression on you and provides key things only you will understand. At Heart O’ the Hills we pride ourselves on values, sisterhood, friendship, and long lasting memories. They may be hard to explain, but these 30 things …