Holidays

I’ve gone on holiday.  Yes, in term time. I’m missing Brownies for it.  I’m fortunate enough to have friends who will step in and be there if I ask nicely. My YL and new assistant leader (I have a new assistant!) are running things, but I’ve lined up some extra help for crowd control.  It’s important that leaders feel they can take a holiday if … Continue reading Holidays

A Puzzle in a Wood

Or, more accurately, a Puzzlewood.  Yesterday I went with my husband and mother-in-law to Puzzlewood in the Forest of Dean.  Dave described it as “looks like the complex nobbly bits from Merlin, probably because it is the complex nobbly bits from Merlin.”    It would make a fun day out for Brownies and Guides too.  Brownies would enjoy hunting for the magic door, dinosaur footprints, … Continue reading A Puzzle in a Wood