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A Thoughtful Day

As I was posting my traditional Thinking Day picture to Facebook I remembered my other tradition of blogging about my last year in Guiding. Past posts include Thinking About Thinking Day and Thinking Day Thoughts. I have to say that … Continue reading

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Thinking About Thinking Day

It has been a while since I blogged here, but Thinking Day seemed like the right time to come back to it. I wrote a post titled Thinking Day Thoughts a couple of years ago and it is still my favourite … Continue reading

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Day 8: ♫ Go Well and Safely♫

Today was full of goodbyes. We had our last breakfast all together and then moved into closing activities. We began worth laughing yoga. It wasn’t something that I had heard of before but an external man led us through various … Continue reading

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Day 7: Around the World in a Day

Today was our last full day at Sangam. I’m going to be very sad to leave when the time comes. The people have been wonderful and Sangam itself is beautiful (and warm). Our morning consisted of two challenges they set … Continue reading

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Day 6: World AIDS Day

Since today was World AIDS Day we took action by attending a community rally. We headed out in rickshaws again and joined 100 or so locals marching and chanting around the red light district. It was nice to think that … Continue reading

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Day 5: Three Intelligent Girls and a Rickshaw Bag

This morning we went out into the community to visit one of Sangam’s partner organizations (Deep Griha) that is part health clinic, part dental office, part daycare and part educational centre. We headed out right after a quick debrief of … Continue reading

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Day 4: All of the Feelings

This morning started bright and early when we climbed to the top of the water tower to see the great view. It wasn’t a staircase but rather a ladder inside a grated-in tube on the outside of the tower so … Continue reading

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