Happy 23rd Birthday, Badger: A Founder’s Story

Starting a new business isn’t for the faint of heart. But, twenty-three years ago, our founder Bill Whyte took a fantastic leap of faith, embarking on a journey without any idea of how it would end, knowing only that he

DIY Kids Craft: Tissue Paper Lanterns

Finished tissue paper lantern illuminated with candle This post was written by Emily Schwerin-Whyte – VP of Sales and Marketing, and one of the family-owners of Badger. As part of Badger’s recent 20th anniversary celebration, Katie, one of Badger’s co-owners (and my mom), put together an activity

Welcoming in the New Year with Aikido

Badger Bill Katie Aikido I study a martial art called Aikido. It is often referred to as “The Way of the Peaceful Warrior” and is characterized by high-speed attack and a flowing, blending, high-flying circular response. Hard to explain, amazing to experience. I especially