Mobile Version
 
Move your mouse over me


Share


InsaneScouter Logo
Home > Blog
 
advertise with us
 

Ramblings Blog


rssSubscribe Blog Roll

Calender [X]


By: webmaster      

Did you know that you no longer need to login to comment add comments to blog posts? Its true! When looking at a post, scroll down to comment section, and then enter in a name, email, and your comment. Nothing could be easier. Please note, your email is not shared publicly. I look forward to seeing your thoughts, advice and ideas... ...[More]


By: webmaster      

Wow! Amazing! What a grand day. This is our 200th blog post. I would like to think you all for your support and reading my ramblings. I think this would be a great post to to take a look at some of our past posts...Butterscotch Trail Mix was a recipe I invented as a teenager. It really is just normal trail mix, but with butterscotch cookie chips mixed in, instead of m&m's or what ever....[More]


By: webmaster      

Hi all Fuzzy and Scout here, Summer holidays are here, so also camping season has definitely started and it is summer camp time. We always like going on camp, whether it is to a large Jamboree or a small cub camp as long as there are loads of fun activities we like it. One thing we don’t like is if it rains a lot on camp, as everything will get yucky and muddy.. But by...[More]


By: webmaster      

I recently had the pleasure to interview 16 year old Eagle Scout Blake Cortright, who created the documentary film “The First Encampment”. As explained on the films website http://www.thefirstencampment.com/backgroundstory.htm In 1908, Sir Robert Baden Powell started Boy Scouts in England. Only a few years later, with the backing of Chicago publisherWilliam Boyce, the Boy Scouts of America was formed. The YMCA played an integral part in its early development. In August 1910, the YMCA...[More]


By: webmaster      

How many times have you been on a campout and joked about wishing you had a microwave, a coffee pot, a heater, a fan or even a refrigerator? Did you know you can get all these devices to work in camp?All you need is 12 volt power such as the power port in your car or a portable 12 volt power supply. (I am not affiliated with any of these sites in anyway, no...[More]


By: webmaster      

The First Encampment is a thirty-minute documentary, on the Boy Scout of America's first camp and Scouting history. The encampment was held in 1910 and was the first gathering of Scouts in America; which was held at a YMCA camp in the Adirondacks. Majority of the work on the film was done by 16 year old Eagle Scout Blake Cortright.The film is well organized, and makes good use of historical photographs, news clippings, etc. Voice...[More]


By: webmaster      

The point of the Ten Essentials list (developed by the Mountaineers Club, with origins in the climbing course taught by the Club since the 1930s) has always been to help answer two basic questions: First, can you respond positively to an accident or emergency? Second, can you safely spend a night or more out?Most people including myself agree that the actually list has more then ten items on it. What I did is create my...[More]


By: webmaster      

Have you ever stopped to think about all those times you have said “I am to tired to do...”, “Only if … would happen...”, “I am to hot and cant focus...”, “The kids are driving me crazy I will do that later” these are all examples of excuses and how often do later actually come.Did you know an excuse is just something you tell yourself so that you feel better about something you did not...[More]


By: ptsteve      

I have found my 25 years plus experience in Toastmasters International has helped me in many ways.First, if the adults are losing their minds they have successfully lost their sense of humor and are messing up the program for the boys. There are parts of Scouting we have to take very seriously, outside of that if the boys are learning as they advance and having fun go with it. I have only had to tell...[More]


By: webmaster      

These are ideas, mostly found around the web. If you have ideas to add to this list, please leave them as comments below.1.Bandaid 2.Repair Clothes, Shoes, Pack, Tent, Sleeping Bag, Other Gear 3.Fuzz / Lint removal 4.Shaving 5.Whip the ends of a fraying rope 6.Temporarily secure on badges 7.Repair inflatable mattress / toys 8.Lawn chair webbing 9.Toilet Paper 10.Mend a book 11.Emergency clothes or belt 12.Fix hole in garbage bag 13.Closing chip and other...[More]


Calender [X]
<<   Oct 2014
Sun Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat
1234
567891011
12131415161718
19202122232425
262728293031

Follow Us


Show Control Box

User:
  PW:
 
Forgot Password     Signup


 
Ramblings Blog
 
 
Scouting News
    View all Scout news

New Research Affirms Girls' Interest in Public Service, Illustrates Immense Barriers
Girl Scouts of the USA today released findings from a new ā€¯pulse pollā€¯ showing that while the majority of todayā€™s teen and tween girls are interested in politics (67 percent),...
 
 

Search:
About | Sitemap | Advertise | Contact | Disclaimer | Privacy Statement
 

An official InsaneScouter Sponsor
 

Helping Scout leaders one resource at a time...

Generously hosted by Techya http://techya.net/

SRSquare manages this site

Materials found on the InsaneScouter's Website © 1998 - 2015 may be reproduced and used by all Scouting volunteers for training, entertainment and program purposes consistent with Scouting and Guiding Organizations. Unless otherwise noted on the page. If you believe we are republishing your copyrighted material without permission, please Contact Us including the link/url of said content to have it removed or your copyright information added.

Please be advised that InsaneScouter is NOT affiliated with any Scouting or Guiding Organization.

All opinions expressed on these pages are those of the original authors. All holdings are subject to this Disclaimer.