A more beautiful breakfast location is hard to find. Continue reading Switzerland Part 3: Up and Down the Mountains
Rain is no barrier. There is no bad weather, only bad clothing. Continue reading Switzerland Part 2: Water in Many Forms
Congratulations to all those who figured out where I was last week.
The photos were, of course, from Switzerland. I was there with my Guides on their first international adventure. Continue reading Switzerland Part 1: Travelling by Train, Foot, and Snow.
Bonus points to anyone who can tell me where I am! (If you are with me, you’re not allowed to play…) Continue reading The view
The Big Brownie Birthday year was a good year to have Bristol’s first ever County Brownie Camp. Everyone was enthusiastic and lots of people took part. I (fortunately!) was not in charge of organising the camp. Judging by the stress levels and facebook posts of the people who were, it was a mammoth task – one which they deserve great thanks for. To accommodate all … Continue reading Brownies Around the World
For those who didn’t grow up in the Guiding family, the annual fuss in February can seem a little… odd. Just what is this “Thinking Day”? What are we supposed to be thinking about? And why February? What is World Thinking Day? “World Thinking Day is a day of friendship, advocacy and fundraising for 10 million Girl Guides and Girl Scouts around the world.” http://www.worldthinkingday.org/en/about … Continue reading New to Guiding: What is World Thinking Day?
It was a Guiding-friend’s birthday at the weekend, and a group of us went on an adventure to celebrate. We hopped on a train to London. The journey seems a lot shorter when you’ve got good company to chat to! I’m sure we were only on the train for about twenty minutes before we arrived.* At the other end we went for a relaxing bit … Continue reading The Guiding World is a Small World