Category Archive: Walks

Long Island City 15th September

A small group meets at Flux Factory on Saturday morning for a walk around the neighbourhood. Straight away talk turns to how awkward it is to cross New York City with a stroller… Continue reading

Long Island City and Dutch Kills 14th September

I meet Bibi Calderaro at Flux factory in Queens to go for a walk together. We are multi tasking – checking my route for the walk tomorrow, and also walking Chris Green’s ‘Radically… Continue reading

Greenwich Village/Washington Park, 14th September

We head into Manhattan to meet up with a friend who is working in Greenwich Village. I arrive early, thinking that we’ll have a walk around the neighbourhood first. We come out of… Continue reading

New York mega drift 13th September

Day one in New York, having arrived on a night flight at 10pm the night before, Astrid woke at around 3am, thinking it was morning. We tried to stay quiet in the small… Continue reading

Perambulator Parade

Around 30 prams and pushchairs joined the parade, following the Perambulator banner up past the castle to the Linden Centre. We started to straggle out a little as we went along – held… Continue reading

Parade preparation

I began the day with a flag making workshop at the Wee Toots Messy Play group: 16 two and three year olds made hand prints onto cloth, which was then transformed into flags… Continue reading

walk with Rhona and Isabella

I meet up with Rhona and her 10month old daughter Isabella in the Square. We decide to walk out past the castle hotel, and to turn right rather than left as neither of… Continue reading

walk with Ingrid Penny

I meet Ingrid outside the Jubilee Hospital to have a walk and a chat about her work as a Community Health Improvement Advisor in the Upper Marr area.  She needs to go to the… Continue reading

walk with Susan and Joshua

Susan and Joshua meet me in the Square for the Tuesday lunchtime walk – we wait ’til 1.15 but they are the only ones today. We decide to walk down past the castle… Continue reading

Walk with Daisy, Debbi and Emily

I meet up with Daisy and Debbi (Rhynie Woman) to talk about food for our pram walk event next week. Debbi is looking after her granddaughter Emily, who is 6months old, and needs… Continue reading