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It's time to ban balloon releases

A new petition has been launched calling on the government to outlaw the release of ecologically damaging balloons and sky lanterns. The unnecessary practice of releasing both items is widespread in Britain, despite the fact that both cause harm to the environment. 133 more words


Don't Pop the Balloon

Among the motifs present in the Return was the constant image of the red balloons throughout the Las Vegas scenes: in the home of the Drugged-Out Mother and her Son, in the Jones’ house after Sonny Jim’s birthday, and once more attached to the sculpture outside of Lucky Seven Insurance. 1,170 more words

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My Little Birthday Boy!

Yesterday was my beloved, Aaron’s birthday.  I always greet this day with equal parts excitement and trepidation.  Because what do you do or get for a person that has such specific interests.   146 more words


'Sects Tuesday 09/19/2017

*And you thought the story of the balloons was over? Is it possible that yesterday’s cartoon exists merely to introduce a slightly better drawn balloon? I wouldn’t do that, right? 28 more words

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Birthday Balloons for Mo

My oldest child turned 22 last week. What a sobering thought! Just because he’s grown, though, doesn’t mean he can’t get a fun Birthday card, right? 217 more words

Stamping Fun

Panguitch Balloon Rally

Martok’s first balloon rally is one of our favorite rallies each year, the Panguitch Valley Balloon Rally.  Panguitch is a small town in southern Utah not far from Bryce Canyon.   113 more words

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High Sierra Balloon Camp

Mid-June people were still skiing in the high Sierras as 19 teenagers gathered for a full immersion experience into hot air ballooning.  This was our first stop on this summer’s trip.   132 more words

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