Archives for October 2006

Trick-or-Treat!

Happy Halloween Everyone! All week leading up to tonight we were expecting rain... Turned out it held off, the temperature was around 10°C and not too windy. So the kids went out and had a great time trick-or-treating. Sara dressed as a … [Read more...]

The handshake and flu season

Great article today at CTV.ca regarding the idea of forgoing the traditional greeting of a handshake as a preventative measure during cold and flu season. You can read the article hereCTV.ca ArticleShould we skip handshakes, to avoid … [Read more...]

Scout Popcorn.. shameless promotions =o)

Hey All, Sara, Christopher and I are all raising money for the 4th Georgetown Cub Pack (http://www.4thgeorgetown.ca). The funds raised go directly towards the kids outings, camps and help out with all their badges crests and crafts … [Read more...]

Apple Day

Woke earlier than normal for a Saturday, Sara, Chris and I headed out for Apple Day! We took two roots went out had some fun and raised some money for the 4th Georgetown Scout Group. I really wasn't sure what to expect, being that the … [Read more...]

New cell phone

So after going for the last month without my cell phone, I finally made the trip out to pick up a new cell. When it comes to technology and toys I love (as most do) the toys and features. However I also tend towards being a purist in that … [Read more...]

Scouters’ club

So picked up Paul tonight at about 7:45 and off we went to Scouters' club. What a disappointment, only 4 of us showed up.. including the two of us! I think part of the reason was due to short notice on the date / time / location this … [Read more...]

Scouting Background

I started in the Scouting movement at age 5 with the 7th Oshawa Beavers at Athabasca Street Public School. After 3 years of 'sharing, sharing, sharing' I transferred to he 37th Oshawa Cubs down the street from our house at Grandview Public … [Read more...]