Meet my camp blanket

I wrote this post three weeks ago. As you read this, I’m having my mentor visit in order to sign off the very last clause of my Adult Leadership Qualification with Guides. Three ALQs! Judging by my past record, I’ll be doing Rainbows by September. If you’re involved in Guiding for a while, you might… More Meet my camp blanket

Plans for 2016

The New Year is a time for making plans but I’ve had my hands a bit full and haven’t had the time or space in my brain to start thinking about what I’m going to do in 2016. No resolutions (apart from try to lose enough weight that I can wear my rings again –… More Plans for 2016

The Big Gig: Wembley 2015

The Big Gigs have become a regular fixture in Girlguiding’s calendar. Originally, they happened at Wembley once a year – maybe even once every two years – but they now seem to happen at least a couple of times a year and they’re spread around the country. As far as I can see, there have been… More The Big Gig: Wembley 2015

District Activity Day

Our local Guide district runs a volunteer shop, which manages to make a profit and every year, we put that profit back into the district by funding a day out. Usually it pays for a coach for a day trip somewhere – coaches being obscenely expensive but this year we put it towards an activity day… More District Activity Day