Year of the Volunteer Challenge Update

This week, I’ve made some progress towards the year of the volunteer challenge. Specifically, I’ve had a go at Yoga, one of the Active “try it” challenges. One of the yoga centres in Bristol has recently changed management and they were having a week of free trial sessions.  As I was intending to try it... Continue Reading →

Cake Designing

It's our County Starquest event on Saturday. I'm very excited.  For those who don't know, Starquest is a one-day activity event for Brownies, to celebrate the Big Brownie Birthday.  I'll be blogging about it on Monday. Our County is having a very impressive turnout - apparently over 1200 Brownies are booked to come! I'm a... Continue Reading →

Musings on Being Polite

One of the things that I insist on at Brownies is a certain level of politeness.  Please and thank you, not interrupting while someone is talking, simple things like that. When we do inspection (the girls have to bring some "useful items" each week to gain points), the person who gets inspected first is always... Continue Reading →

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