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Up and Down - Grand Canyon and Zion National Park

Leaving LA at rush hour was a bit of a mistake – we were caught in traffic within just a few minutes of driving. However we plodded through and were soon on the outskirts of the giant sprawling city. 2,421 more words

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Ni Hao, Zion!

In 2009, Utah became the first state to mandate funding of dual-immersion language instruction in elementary schools–which means that in Utah there are now 25,000 elementary school students who spend half their school day learning in a foreign language. 296 more words

Mitt Romney gets social by posting vacation pics on digital platform

Mitt Romney is sharing cool photos of his vacation with the grandkids via Medium, the digital publishing platform launched by Twitter’s co-founders.

The 2012 GOP presidential nominee — who is enjoying an uptick in popularity these days — and his wife, Ann, took five of their 22 grandchildren to the Grand Canyon, Bryce and Zion national parks, and natural wonders with great, kid-adventure names like Spooky Gulch, Goblin Valley and Peekaboo Slot Canyon. 90 more words

Talkers

in a blink

Each child attending the High County Stampede Rodeo Saturday night received a little horse on a key chain. Abby June thinks it’s magic. She holds it so carefully, and talks to it while she eats her lunch. 446 more words

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Zion Valley

Zion National Park, Utah. The red colours of the rocks became more intense after some showers, contrasting with the lush, green cottonwood trees, beautiful. My photo does not do it justice.

Photography