Category Archives: Scouting

Monday Motorway Music™, December 4 – It’s Traditions Time of Year

And the first of my time-of-the-year traditions rolled by this past weekend – the annual Christmas weekend with the scouts. We had a weekend with (largely) brilliant weather – if cold. The photo above is a good view from the … Continue reading

Posted in CFR, English, Motorway Music™ List, Photos, Scouting, Travel | Tagged , , , | Leave a comment

Monday Motorway Music™, August 7 – Back On The Chain Gang

  I’m sure I have used that headline before – it’s a little too obvious not to, innit? And it’s even a wee bit outdated as I – precisely as predicted on the 11th of last month – had plenty … Continue reading

Posted in English, Motorway Music™ List, Photos, Scouting | Tagged , , , , , | Leave a comment

Tuesday Motorway Music™, July 11 – Missed Monday; Many More Misses…

As the saying goes in guides for good writing: Always avoid alliterations…! 😉 It’s an odd thing at the moment. Things, to some extent, has quietened down – the commute, for one, is a breeze and Thank Bob for that. … Continue reading

Posted in English, Motorway Music™ List, Photos, Scouting | Tagged , , , | Leave a comment

Tuesday Motorway Music™, January 10 – Really Back In The Swing Of It

Monday, yesterday, I ended up basically without any time that I could use in front of a computer to write up the weekly column… Got back from work, went into the house by the front door and locked it behind me, … Continue reading

Posted in Motorway Music™ List, Music, Photos, Scouting | Tagged , , , | Leave a comment

Monday Motorway Music™, December 5 – Just A Regular Old Monday

  A nice decor from a relaxed evening some time last week in Madrid, Spain… That was – I must admit, luckily – the last of my travels here and now. Three trips in 8 work days, even for me, … Continue reading

Posted in Motorway Music™ List, Music, Photos, Scouting, Travel | Tagged , , , | Leave a comment

Monday Motorway Music™, February 23 – More (much more) Walking Than Driving

After last week’s topic on wheels, this weekend was much more down to Earth – feet on the ground, if you will. With the scouts – or, a select small group of them, anyway – I completed a 50 km … Continue reading

Posted in Motorway Music™ List, Music, Scouting | Tagged , , , , , | Leave a comment

Monday Motorway Music™, November 24 – Lighting The Way

These little critters (about 5 cm / 2″) are pretty aren’t they? Party goers across the globe will likely know both them and their larger siblings. But this past weekend, we used them for scouting… There you have it, we do … Continue reading

Posted in Motorway Music™ List, Music, Photos, Scouting | Tagged , , , , | Leave a comment

Monday Motorway Music™, September 22 – On Good and Bad

First up: I really don’t know what happened to last week – it seemed to sneak by in a flash (if such a thing is possible). If anyone could let me know where it went, I’ll try to catch up … Continue reading

Posted in Motorway Music™ List, Music, Scouting | Tagged , , , , , , | 1 Comment

Monday Motorway Music™, August 18 – Vacation’s Really Over

…as seen by the fact that traffic is back. With a vengeance. I managed to go round the motorway site where, apparently, a couple of cars had to be loaded on flatbeds under police supervision – not that I know … Continue reading

Posted in Motorway Music™ List, Music, Photos, Scouting, Travel | Tagged | Leave a comment

Monday Motorway Music™, August 11 – Said I’d Be Back :)

That was a lovely, varied, sun-shiny – and did I say lovely? – summer vacation! A week in Barcelona. Now, that city has a lot to offer – in terms of food, sights, weather, ambience, you name it. We’d been … Continue reading

Posted in Motorway Music™ List, Music, Photos, Scouting, Travel | Tagged , , , , | 1 Comment