Brownie Summer Camp 2017

What’s the easiest way to have fun in the summer? Brownie summer camp, of course! Continue reading Brownie Summer Camp 2017


Brownie Holiday at Easter

The three Brownie units in my area often go on holiday together, and this Easter was no exception. We had an indoor holiday – on an Easter theme, of course.  Mostly we were working on the Spring “Rik Bear” challenge.  Aren’t they cute? The 24 Brownies we took all had a wonderful time, and considering the number who were on their first night away with … Continue reading Brownie Holiday at Easter

Summer Camp 2015: Tentless Adventures

In the last post, I alluded to the fact that we stole our Guides tents. The joint part of the joint Brownie and Guide camp finished on Saturday morning, and we said goodbye to the Brownies just before lunchtime.  We took down as many tents as we could – and sent most of them home with Brownie parents to save on space in the Leader’s … Continue reading Summer Camp 2015: Tentless Adventures

Summer Camp 2015 – Challenges and Campfires

We were anxiously watching the weather forecast as it changed – and changed – and changed – and changed once more. Would we have a dry camp or a wet one? Would the Brownies and Guides learn valuable lessons about following the kit list because we used our waterproofs?  Or would they need the sun cream and hats instead? Would the Met Office give the … Continue reading Summer Camp 2015 – Challenges and Campfires