In 2012, the Girl Scouts turn 100, and they’re working to stay more  relevant than ever, with new merit badges for website design, financial  literacy, entertainment technology (whatever that is) and, my  unequivocal favorite, locavorism.
How do Girl Scouts earn the locavore badge? It takes five steps: 1. Explore the benefits and challenges of going local  2. Find your local food sources 3. Cook a simple dish showcasing local  ingredients 4. Make a recipe with local ingredients 5. Try a local  cooking challenge.
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In 2012, the Girl Scouts turn 100, and they’re working to stay more relevant than ever, with new merit badges for website design, financial literacy, entertainment technology (whatever that is) and, my unequivocal favorite, locavorism.

How do Girl Scouts earn the locavore badge? It takes five steps: 1. Explore the benefits and challenges of going local 2. Find your local food sources 3. Cook a simple dish showcasing local ingredients 4. Make a recipe with local ingredients 5. Try a local cooking challenge.

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