One of my pickled yams…food, crafts and other fun stuff

“OOMPY” pick: Girl Scout Cookie Recipes Now that you have your stash of Girl Scout cookies…you may ask yourself…”What am I going to do with ALL of these cookies?”  How about making some of these Girl Scout cookie recipes…   Thin Mint Icebox Pie from pdx food love   Tagalong Peanut Butter Parfaits  from My […]

World Thinking Day

“OOMPY” pick: 2012 World Thinking Day SWAPS From: OOMPY friend favorite-Sinness Each year on February 22, WORLD THINKING DAY, girls participate in activities and projects with global themes to honor their sister Girl Guides and Girl Scouts in other countries. World Thinking Day not only gives girls a chance to celebrate international friendships, but is also […]

GS Cookie Headband Game

“OOMPY” pick:  Cookie Guess Game From: OOMPY Our troop is only in the 2nd year of Girl Scouting and the girls are still pretty young…so…we put our “heads” together and came up with the “Cookie Guess” game which is based on the new “Headbandz” game.  The girls have SO much fun learning the look and […]

Songfest SWAPS

“OOMPY” pick: Songfest SWAPS From: OOMPY friend favorite-Sinness I was so happy to be a part of our Girl Scout Neighborhood’s first ever Songfest!!  The girls got to SWAP with friends, eat cake and sing their favorite Girl Scout songs.  Super FUN times!! Items needed Iridescent pipecleaners (cut in half) Assorted bells Safety pins Special […]

Sweet Treats

“OOMPY” pick: GS Thin Mint Truffles Inspired by: Confessions of a Cookbook Queen Do you know what time it is?  It’s January…that means…it’s GS Cookie Time!!  So order a few boxes of Thin Mints and make these super EASY and MOST DELICIOUS minty bites of goodness!! Items needed 1 box GS Thin Mints 4oz (1/2 […]

Teddy Bear picnic SWAPS

“OOMPY” pick: Teddy Bear Picnic SWAPS From: OOMPY friend favorite-Sinness Last spring we had a Teddy Bear picnic with a sister Girl Scout troop and made these adorable “Teddy Bear” themed SWAPS. Items needed White, black and pink pom poms Googly eyes School glue Safety pins Special Whatchamacallits Affectionately Pinned Somewhere SWAPS are a little […]