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Wearing a [Guiding] Uniform Abroad

Mariam first wrote for the Our Chalet blog during the summer. This is her contribution to our blog. Thank you Mariam for sharing it with us! ———————————————————————————– When I first traveled internationally with my Ranger patrol in July 2006, out … Continue reading

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Sexualization: What Does Your Outfit Say About You?

Girls and teens are faced with the same choice every day – What am I going to wear?  This question often includes personal preferences of style and individuality, but it is also increasingly becoming about how much you want to … Continue reading

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Uniform SWAPping

Guiding and Scouting are movements that are near and dear to my heart. I was a Girl Guide and my husband was a youth member with Scouts Canada. It was a no-brainer when our twins turned five, that we would … Continue reading

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The Place for Uniforms in a Modern World

Girl Guides and Scouts have been wearing uniforms for over 100 years now. From the first uniform designs to today’s, we have made a lot of progress.  If we were to pull a picture of the uniforms even 50 years … Continue reading

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