Forty before Forty

Well, years passed and life got in the way and as is always the way, I did not complete my 40B40 however what I have done is added all the challenges to my bucket list and I will continue to work on them from there.  Forty before Forty It has come to my attention that...

Scouting Jargon

I was perusing my feed reader the other day and I came across a post by ScoutmasterCG on Scouting Jargon. Jargon is an Old French word meaning “the chatter of birds”. At it’s best Scouting jargon encapsulates a complex idea or definition for easy reference. At it’s worst jargon can become unintelligible, pretentious, convoluted...

Burn Baby Burn

As the Paralympics is starting today and the flame that burns in all of the capital cities of the UK (London, Cardiff, Belfast, Edinburgh) was lit by scouts. The flames were lit from a flame created on the top of the highest peaks in the United Kingdom. I would hope that you would have...