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A Brief History of the Cookie Pin

I don’t understand Girl Scout cookie pins.

I know cookie t-shirts, cookie toys, and I have a large collection of cookie patches. I’m even making a cookie patch quilt. 466 more words

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How I became a rocket scientist and Girl Scouts CEO: Sylvia Acevedo

Welcome to our series “How I Became a …,” where we’re digging into the stories of accomplished and influential people and finding out how they got to where they are in their careers. 998 more words


Girl Scouts create troop for homeless

Everyone needs something — a group of people, a community — to call home, and a Girl Scouts troop in New York is providing just the community for a local group of girls. 249 more words

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Girl Scout Cookies Are On Amazon, And People Are Hyped

The first few months of the year always feel the longest, between the lack of vacation time and cold weather. However, there is one thing that can really brighten the mood when you’re counting down the days to your next three day weekend and wondering if the sun will ever come out again: … 550 more words

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Buying the Birthplace

I have had the good fortune to make two trips to the Juliette Gordon Low Birthplace in Savannah in the past month. In between, I decided to learn more about the history of the building. 557 more words

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We Finally Have Thin Mint Beer To Solve All Our Problems

Girl Scouts are turning up. Those little pioneer women are turning what was once a quaint, badge-collecting crew of campers into a damn empire. Not only has the Girl Scout cookie roster expanded to include… 395 more words

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I have papers strewn all over my desk, with all kinds of ideas and notes for this blog.  Today I picked up one that said “VolunteerMatch.org” ( 317 more words