Category: Letter from the Editor

Crochet Flag Ornament or Stuffed Toy

| October 29, 2012 | 3 Comments
Crochet Flag Ornament or Stuffed Toy

When I was 7 years old my mom taught me to crochet.  Over the years I’ve made blankets and doll dresses and the like.  One year I even crocheted little spirit dresses for teddy bears for my entire color guard. I go in spurts with crochet.  Like any other hobby I get too busy and […]

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A little inspiration from Helen Keller…

| January 30, 2012 | 0 Comments

This is one of those rare months where we have more than 4 Mondays in a month – so – we have a week break before our next adjudicator post (looking forward to our next installment from Cheryl Myers next Monday!). For many of our readers this may have been your first competitive weekend of […]

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We’re on TWITTER!

| January 19, 2012 | 0 Comments

Alrighty now! As some of you may know we’ve had a twitter account for some time… but our tweeting… well… it has left much to be desired! Twitter seems to be a strange land with new languages and word limits (which… well… anyone who has talked to me in person knows word limits are not […]

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Exciting New Feature! Check it Out!

| December 5, 2011 | 0 Comments

We are SO excited to announce a new regular feature here at CGE! We have assembled a team of experienced and talented adjudicators who will be joining us here at CGE on Mondays.  Each Monday will focus on one of the four winter guard captions. Cheryl Myers (our well-loved “movement chick”) will continue to talk […]

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A Color Guard Thanksgiving 2011

| November 23, 2011 | 1 Comment

It’s time for our annual (well… truth be told we missed last year… but we did have one in 2009) CGE Thanksgiving post! We’ll be taking the rest of the week off to celebrate and relax and enjoy.  But before we go we asked some of our recent contributors and team members if they’d like […]

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Happy Halloween!!

| October 31, 2011 | 0 Comments
Happy Halloween!!

We wish you a safe and happy Halloween! Did you have any guard-inspired pumpkin fun?  Send us your picture and we’ll feature it here along with ours!            

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Change is in the Air! Oct. 2008 Letter from the Editor

| October 3, 2008 | 0 Comments

As I look out my office window, the trees are still green and my flowers are still in bloom.  But the chill in the autumn air reminds me we will soon be blessed by the beautiful orange, red and gold of fall (and that my students will soon be blessed by more comfortable weather for […]

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