Moving up to Cubs

Moving up to Cubs

It only seems five minutes ago that we started on our journey with Beavers.  It’s been a bumpy ride at times but I’m really pleased that my timid little boy stuck with it.  He still struggles with noisy games and being a team player generally, but I see his face when he’s taking part and…Continue reading Moving up to Cubs

Project 365 2017 Week 46

Project 365 2017 Week 46

Project 365 2017 Week 46 Day 316 – 322 Sunday 12th November – Day 316 Dad’s 75th Birthday, after a comedy of errors we finally got to wish him happy birthday via mobile phone as he enjoyed a day out with Mum in Ronda.  The sunshine was definitely staying in Spain with them. Monkey could have…Continue reading Project 365 2017 Week 46

Project 365 2017 Week 41

Project 365 2017 Week 41

Project 365 2017 Week 41 Day 281 – 287 Sunday 8th October – Day 281 We’d been invited to review Woburn Safari Park and had a wonderful day.  Monkey got to try some new things which was wonderful to witness. Even the tigers came out to play eventually, although we did rather mess up our attempts to…Continue reading Project 365 2017 Week 41

Animal magic moments and more

Animal magic moments and more

We’ve been making more memories over the last few days as time and again my 7 year old son has tried new things and enjoyed them.  He’s taking more risks and just being more relaxed about new experiences.  He’s still not going to be rock climbing or high rope walking any time soon, but more…Continue reading Animal magic moments and more

Project 365 2017 Week 40

Project 365 2017 Week 40

Project 365 2017 Week 40 Day 274 – 280 Sunday 1st October – Day 274 We had a full day in London starting with an early train from the second local station to us, with a new line into London.  We were spending the day at the Tower of London on a review trip and we…Continue reading Project 365 2017 Week 40

Becoming a Lodge Leader and facing fears

Becoming a Lodge Leader and facing fears

We had another busy weekend here, in fact, my diary for the rest of the year is actually quite frightening on the weekend front.  This last week has seen my 7 year old son becoming a Lodge Leader and facing fears in London.  It’s all go. I’m not a great one for heights, I can go…Continue reading Becoming a Lodge Leader and facing fears