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Fall crafts made from pumpkins are beautiful
If seasons had goals, autumn’s goal would be to awaken our senses. The flavor and fragrance of pumpkin spice is everywhere. Fallen leaves crunch underfoot while fires crackle in fireplaces. The crisp air causes exposed cheeks to tingle. And the bursts of red, orange and yellow make every landscape a feast for the eyes. With [...]
Do you know what should be in a hurricane emergency kit?
2017 brought untold damage from hurricanes Harvey, Irma and Maria -- all of which hit in August and September. That is the height of hurricane season! In 2016, the 15 named storms – seven of which became hurricanes – unleashed 60% more energy than the average hurricane season. The storms caused over $11.5 billion in [...]
Road trip in Canada today!
When you live near destinations known for their cultural interest, natural beauty or fun attractions, it’s easy to take them for granted. But don’t! Whether you live in Vancouver, Toronto or Calgary, you’re only a car (or ferry) ride away from a host of great day trips and weekend getaways. Before summer’s over, take in [...]
Explore the Southeast on a road trip
The end of summer is fast approaching! Things start to wind down; students and teachers are preparing to get back to school and everyone is trying to get their last fun activity in before the season is over. Luckily the Southeastern U.S. is filled with an endless variety of things to do. From gorgeous beaches [...]
Science at home can be fun!
Even with school out for the summer, there's no reason for learning to stop. Summertime learning can help keep kids from losing information over the months they're out of the classroom and it can be lots of fun too! There's no reason that learning has to be boring. There are lots of science-based activities that offer [...]

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