Category: Girl Scout Hijinks

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...

First Camping Trip of the Year

ORIGINALLY POSTED ON 10SEP14 Girls from Troop 13405 camped last weekend at Camp Agnes Arnold, one of the most popular in our Council. This camp has a beautiful central lake, a big, beautiful lodge,...

Troop 13405 Planning Meeting

Troop 13405 Planning Meeting

ORIGINALLY POSTED ON 24AUG14 Troop 13405 had our annual planning meeting yesterday. The girls planned a very exciting year. For our first camping, we’re going to Agnes Arnold (we actually already have the Fishing...