Tag: girlscouts

10 Ways to Get Free Craft Supplies

10 Ways to Get Free Craft Supplies

Let’s face it, if money grew on trees, I would live in a craft store.  But since it doesn’t, I have to make do with what I can find for low cost, free, or in the recycling bin.  I’ve developed some tricks over the years […]

5 Things I Learned from the Day I Played Gaga Ball for 5 Hours Straight

5 Things I Learned from the Day I Played Gaga Ball for 5 Hours Straight

If you are a kid pro (my abbreviation for children’s programming professional), you have likely heard about the game Gaga Ball.  I was doing a giant event with the Girl Scouts one Saturday and had been assigned to the Gaga pit.  Whenever someone came over […]

Listen to the Wisdom of the Children

Listen to the Wisdom of the Children

Someone I grew up with but have not seen in years often posts on Facebook about her son’s antics.  I delight in watching him grow (and also all of the other Facebook babies I know), especially his moments of wit and wisdom that his mother captures […]

The Top 10 Children’s Programming Jobs for Fun and Fulfillment (According to Us)

The Top 10 Children’s Programming Jobs for Fun and Fulfillment (According to Us)

Children’s programming is not glamorous (unless glitter and/or stage lights are involved) and it can be dirty, frustrating, and stressful.  A career working with children is not likely to make you rich (sometimes you’re even expected to volunteer) and you basically live your work because […]