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Thru-Hike the Baden Powell

Last weekend I needed a little thinking time.

On Saturday night, the idea came, and I started to get giddy with excitement. What could be better than an all-day, epic journey, from one side of Vancouver’s North Shore Mountains, to the other? 493 more words

Happiness In The Scouting Way

Last weekend, I volunteered at OC’s Tet festival for my scout troop, Lien Doan Huong Viet Crew 105’s booth. Unfortunately for us, we were placed in the far back, away from most people exploring the Vietnamese village and the main attractions. 381 more words

Kevin Ly

Pause de l’après-midi du samedi 28 février 2015 / Reprises en X

1. Haim – XO (Beyoncé)
2. Xiu Xiu – Under Pressure (Featuring Michael Gira) (Queen)
3. The xx – Hot Like Fire (Aaliyah)
4. Lou Reed – Xmas In February… 18 more words


Elements Of Life - Total Eclipse of the Soul...

More than 25 years of indefatigable activism have got both Louie Vega and Josh Milan standing among the last defences against the gloom of a world in a growing search of points of reference. 318 more words

Soulful House

Berimbau and my jazz hands

     The berimbau is a single string bow percussion instrument used in capoeira … and awesome music too. In between the 1950s-1960s, Vinícius de Moraes, Baden Powell and Toquinho wrote and recorded a track inspired by the instrument and the martial art. 74 more words

Baden Powell

# Happy Birthday BP

Today, we commemorate the birth anniversaries of Baden-Powell and his wife, Olave. The Chief Scout and Guide of the World, they not only shared the same birthday, but also a legacy that has touched the lives of billions of young people worldwide. 14 more words

Bangalore North District

Baden-Powell, Who is this man?

Not known for his high marks at school, B-P nevertheless took an examination for the army and placed second among several hundred applicants. He was commissioned straight into the 13th Hussars, bypassing the officer training establishments. 783 more words

Bangalore North District