Better, Cleverer Ways to Award Cub Scouts

A five-year-old boy earns a school attendance award and a fifty-year-old women wins an Oscar in a similar manner. An individual's name is called, the person comes up, is handed a certificate(or trophy), and...

Dutch Oven Recipes for St. Patrick’s Day

I am not Irish. At least, I've never been able to trace any Irish heritage doing genealogy.  However, you'd think my family was while growing up. On the 17th of March every year, there...

How To Create Neckerchief Slides for Your Cub Scouts

"What you won't do for Scouting," said Felice Clements. She personally takes her own advice seriously, purchasing a hundred pound bag of plaster just to design neckerchief slides for Cub Scout. This will produce...
video

Pizza Pie for π (Pi) Day

Today is Pi Day; March 14, 3.14. Around the Scout office it means we chow down on pie from Village Inn, but I got this new Dutch oven gadget set and want to try out the inverted...

Geocaching 101

Sometimes the best bedtime stories are the ones with pirates; You know, the pirates with the quest to find a treasure? Have you ever wished there was a modern day treasure map that you and your Scouts...

Does a Scout Stave Make Life Easier?

A SCOUT STAFF, by Robert Baden-Pow­ell “The Scout staff is a use­ful addi­tion to the kit of the Scout. Per­son­al­ly, I have found it an invalu­able assis­tant when tra­vers­ing moun­tains or boul­der-strewn coun­try and espe­cial­ly in...

10 Tips to Dodge Drowsy Driving

Signs of Drowsy Driving Your eyes are burning, feel strained, or are involuntarily going out of focus and closing. Your head nods or you can’t stop yawning. You have wandering thoughts and daydreams. You’re...
video

Online Scout Roundtable: Cooking

The first time I cooked at camp I found out how much fun it was. As the years went on, I transitioned from my mess kit to a patrol cook kit. Then, I started using...

Using Scout Merit Badges to Homeschool Kids

Julie Gentry believes her kids don't need to do schoolwork on Fridays--at least not in a traditional sense. Instead, they head to libraries, hammer out skills, and fulfill merit badge requirements. Their family implements Scouting into their homeschool...

Dutch Oven Modified: Savor Presidents Favorite Dishes

We think it'd be pretty great if White House cooks used Dutch ovens. Though it'd probably never happen, it's President's Day--and we like imagining just how fun the meals would be. From squirrel soup to...

STAY CONNECTED

693FansLike
15Subscribers+1
0FollowersFollow
31SubscribersSubscribe

TRENDING

Better, Cleverer Ways to Award Cub Scouts

A five-year-old boy earns a school attendance award and a fifty-year-old women wins an Oscar in a similar manner. An individual's name is called,...