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Orange Peel Cupcakes

While camping, the meal options are endless, but dessert does not have to be limited to s’mores. Next time you go camping try Orange Peel Cupcakes.  We made these while working on the Outdoor Cooking Merit Badge (#21). Advertisements

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Campfire Foil Meal

It is officially fall. I’m one happy camper (pun intended). Now that it is fall a lot of American Heritage Girls troops are planning campouts. I have decided to devote the next couple of Friday posts to camping. Requirement #14 … Continue reading

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AHG Badge Help – Outdoor Skills #19

The first badge that my Pioneers have chosen to work on this year is the Outdoor Skills badge.  Requirement 19 helps the girls learn axe / hatchet safety along with the parts of the tools. This past week we began … Continue reading

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AHG Badge Help – Boating Safety #6 & #12

Even though summer is over and the kids are back in school, the weather is still nice and you can work on your boating safety badge.  Before you jump into the water, I recommend a little class time to go … Continue reading

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AHG Badge Help – Archery #10

Lily has recently began working on her Archery merit badge.  Previously, she has had a few basic archery lessons at AHG events, but nothing of substance.  Recently we found a local church that has a Centershot Ministry.  This is allowing … Continue reading

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AHG Badge Help – Horsemanship #15

Looking for ideas for a family movie night? Why not incorporate badge work into the mix? Horsemanship optional requirement #15 encourages Explorer girls to watch a classic horse movie and discuss it.  Here are a list of some to consider.

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A Camping we will go

Are you one of the AHG leaders that loves camping? Does it make your heart race to think about sitting by the campfire roasting marshmallows under the starry night sky? Or do you cringe at the thought of having dirt … Continue reading

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