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Carl Sandburg Was Right

The fog comes
on little cat feet.

It sits looking
over harbor and city
on silent haunches
and then moves on.

–Carl Sandburg


Temples of Bagan, Myanmar

October 4 and 5

After our tour of the Shwedagon Pagoda in Yangon (which by the way has a gold stupa that is visable from all over town and is said to be topped with more than 6500 diamonds, rubies and other precious stones with a 76 carat diamond crowning the top), we headed for the airport and arrived in Bagan in time to see the sunset from the “Sunset Pagoda”.   1,275 more words


Explore Punta Cana with Now Larimar!

With activities suited for every age and interest, there’s always something to do at Now Larimar Punta Cana! Guests can relax and unwind poolside or on our private stretch of white-sand beach, try their luck at our on-site casino, tee off at a nearby professional golf course or check out one of the many entertainment shows and holiday parties hosted at… 545 more words

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Everyone’s different, and everyone’s favorite place is different - by Katherine Albertson

When you first arrive to Costa Rica, everything will be new and different. You will be nervous and scared and that’s okay, everyone is. You’re arriving to a country you know little or very little about. 531 more words


Take Our Kids to Work - Wednesday, Nov. 4

Wednesday, November 4 is Take Our Kids to Work day! Grade 9 students will spend the day in a workplace, job shadowing a family member, family friend, or community host. 113 more words

Guidance And Transitions

Highlights from the Green Club - shimpaku

A highlight from the Green Club in 2014 – shimpaku.


Junipers are prized for movement in the trunk, particularly twists, and deadwood. By this standard this is a good tree. 30 more words


Yangon, Myanmar

October 4

What an amazing couple of days in Myanmar.  This country is culturally rich and has been cursed for decades with a brutally oppressive regime.   952 more words