Inside the September 2019 Issue

Inside the September 2019 Issue

Here’s what you’ll find inside the September 2019 issue of Boys’ Life magazine. Remember, many articles are only available to subscribers and are not available online. Please visit boyslife.org/subscribe to subscribe to the print or digital editions of Boys’ Life...
How to Stop Rolling Off Your Sleeping Pad

How to Stop Rolling Off Your Sleeping Pad

Q: I keep rolling off my sleeping pad. What can I do to sleep better?— Lucy, Augusta, Maine A: This is a very common complaint. Luckily, there could be a simple fix. Many people tend to overinflate their sleeping pad. Blowing it up bigger will actually cause you to...
6 Top Tips for Building Better Lego Creations

6 Top Tips for Building Better Lego Creations

• Send us a photo of your coolest Lego creation Clint Parry gets paid to play with Lego bricks. As the master model builder for Legoland Discovery Center Michigan, Parry works in an office filled with 250,000 Lego bricks sorted by size and color. He does most of his...
How to Whip and Fuse the Ends of Rope

How to Whip and Fuse the Ends of Rope

The more you use rope, the more it frays. Here’s how to make one of the most important tools in Scouting last a little longer. WHAT YOU’LL NEED Frayed rope At least 10 inches of string, dental floss or thin twine Scissors A lighter, match or candle HOW TO WHIP THE END...