Posted on May 18, 2009 at 5:00pm
When I was a kid, I was in Cub Scouts and later Boy Scouts. Like a lot of my friends, I joined because I wanted to have fun and learn some skills that seemed cool. And as a Cub Scout, I did just that (with the help of my dad, who was my Webelos Den Leader).
But as a Boy Scout, it seemed that the troop was happy to simply make it out for a camping trip once in a while, and that was it. And while this sounds fine and good, that was something my family did on a regular basis anyway. I… Continue