St George's Day

Race Round the World with the Scouts

I have three children in the Scouts; Isaac is a Scout, Eliza is a Cub and Sebby is in Beavers. It is something that they really enjoy doing as they get to go on outdoor adventures, try new things, learn about the great outdoors and build their self-confidence. This year has been very different for scout groups and they have been reliant on children joining in with zoom meetings during lockdown and my three were all disappointed to miss their annual camps. Our own group had only just gone back to their scout meetings, albeit every other week to allow …

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St Georges Parade

Isaac’s 8th Birthday and a very special Honour

This weekend, on St George’s Day, Isaac celebrated his 8th birthday. Over the last 3 months he has suddenly matured before our very eyes, although he will forever be the family clown. When our car broke down he stayed calm and helped me look after Eliza and Sebastian, keeping them safe away from the road when I needed to talk to the Recovery Driver. His role as a Lodge Leader at Beavers has also seen him thrive and I was really proud watching him organise his Lodge at the end of a few Beavers sessions, and were often the only ones behaving …

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