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Happy Halloween And…

by on October 31, 2007 · 3 comments

Happy Halloween! Or for those of you not into ghosts, ghouls and terror – Happy Birthday Juliette Lowe. The founder of Girl Scouts was born today. I know this because Rachel and I have had to learn about her these past few weeks as we’ve formed our Brownie Troop.

One thing I didn’t know about J. Lowe was that she had very little hearing. She started out with one bad ear then on her wedding day a grain of rice got lodged in her good ear. She went off on her honeymoon, not wanting to worry about it, but the ear got infected and the process of extracting the rice damaged her hearing nerve leaving her with two bad ears.  Her ear problems were minor compared to some of the other things that happened to her. Yet she focused on Girl Scouts, kept her chin up and had a positive attitude.

I don’t know where I’m going with this post, but Happy Halloween and Happy Juliette Lowe’s birthday.

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Published on October 31, 2007

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Emilie October 31, 2007 at 12:52 pm

Happy Halloween to you! Your daughter looks so cute in the crayon costume. Have fun trick-or-treating.

Rachel October 31, 2007 at 2:59 pm

Adorable picture! Hope Fuzz is feeling better today!

And AK and I were *just* talking about Juliette Lowe! :)

megan October 31, 2007 at 7:00 pm

Enjoy your browmie troop. Be for you know it, they will be Cadetts.They’re not as cute as those brownies when trying to get sales at the booth sales! Happy Holloween and Happy BD, Juliette

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