Did you know that Thin Mints were once called “Cooky-Mints”? Or that in other parts of the country Caramel deLites are known as Samoas and Peanut Butter Sandwich Cookies are Do-Si-Dos?
If you didn’t know the answers to those questions, it might be time to brush up on your Girl Scout Cookie trivia! Continue reading
Everyone knows that Girl Scout Cookies are delicious. Whether your favorite is Thin Mints or you’re crazy for Caramel Delights, Girl Scout Cookie season is definitely one of the most wonderful times of the year.
But did you know there’s a lot more to Girl Scout Cookies than what’s in the box? Continue reading
When I was nine years old, I realized something that would affect the rest of my life: my mom is really, really different.
I distinctly remember the moment that I knew, like really knew that she wasn’t like the other moms. She was laying on her ginormous water bed and was watching her soap opera (One Life to Live, for those of you who remember). Continue reading
By Jenny Cardwell, Vice President, Fund Development, Girl Scouts Spirit of Nebraska Continue reading
It’s easy to see how volunteering with Girl Scouts can be an incredibly rewarding experience. What’s better than the feeling you get knowing that you are personally making a difference in a girl’s life? Being that caring, capable mentor, who guides a girl, or several girls, on their path to leadership—watching them try new things and growing into compassionate young women? It’s a dream job! Continue reading