By: Gabby Marye I love rock-climbing, but in all honestly, I have not been very active in the sport over the last few years. I’ve wanted to get better, but I have had some insecurities about climbing, since I used to be much more skilled than I am now. I've found myself getting frustrated when… Continue reading Nowhere to Go But Up
Cookie Season has come to an end. *sigh* The 2019 Cookie Season wrapped with an impressive amount of cookies sold, skills learned, and of course, booth creations. Take a walk down memory lane and appreciate the creative marketing and innovative design these Girl Scouts used to smash their cookie sale goals!
Kaylee L. is a young woman with a plan. As a 16 -year old high school junior, she’s recently completed all her high school graduation requirements and is now taking classes through an Early College High School program that allows her to earn college credits in high school for free. She intends to earn her… Continue reading Girl with a Plan
By: Gabby Marye When I was a Girl Scout, what I loved the most was the outdoor experiences I shared with my troop. Whether that was eating bagels covered in cream cheese off a string attached to a tree, sharing poems I had written around a campfire, staying in canvas tent or cabin, singing around… Continue reading The Sasquatch is Back
By: Kyndal Workman On February 9th, I witnessed an event that will inspire my fellow Girl Scouts to dream big and defy expectations. The Girl Scouts of Central Texas (GSCTX) African American Heritage Tea, an initiative by the GSCTX Diversity and Inclusion Committee, was an event created to help girls of all ages and backgrounds… Continue reading Breaking Barriers: My Experience at the GSCTX African American Heritage Tea
By: Hannah Bruno Ahhhhh, Thanksgiving. Turkey Day. The big feast. Is there really anything like it? It’s the one day of the year when families gather together to over-indulge in carbs, share fond memories, and catch up with family. It’s a special time. It’s crackling fires and merry laughter and a friendly games of football… Continue reading Guide to Thanksgiving Conversation Topics: Girl Scout Edition
By: Hannah Bruno In over 100 years of Girl Scout history not much has changed. This organization, founded on the principles of leadership, civic engagement, and friendship has a pattern of consistency rooted in providing girls with the opportunity to achieve their fullest potential. And, we like it that way! But, it’s Halloween and the… Continue reading Ghosts of Girl Scouts Past