Category: Girl Scout Hijinks

Girl Scout Not-Camping

We tried, but I have to confess. I am a WIMP when it comes to the cold. I have completely acclimated to the Houston weather consisting of nine months of “the sun is trying...

Girl Scout Community Campout

The Girl Planning Board for our Klein Trails Community Campout chose the theme, “Honey, I Shrunk the Girl Scouts.” These hardworking scouts ranged from Brownies to Cadettes (third graders to eighth graders for you...

Cookie Cupboard Delivery

Holy moly! Did I know what I was getting into? I’m not even sure I will truly know until the season is over. For those of you who do not know, my family (because...

Cadette Training Weekend

A weekend with 80 middle school girls and 120 second and third graders. Who thought this would be fun? Apparently, I did, along with four of my friends. Shelley, Nancy and Janet came up...

Touring Bluebell Creameries

Before I begin my next Girl Scout adventure this weekend, I thought I would give you a taste of our last one. Pun is absolutely intended! Every August our girls plan the activities, journeys...

Wait! That’s a Bird!

While I sit at the Salt Lake City Airport baggage claim awaiting my errant luggage, I thought I would take a few minutes to regale you on one of the many adventures with Troop...

Animal Helpers Badge Workshop

Jenna and I went on our annual mother-daughter Girl Scout adventure. With such a large troop, I am usually embroiled in the politics and logistics of keeping the conglomerate alive. This leaves little opportunity...