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Galveston Flooding Threatens Small Businesses & Puts A Damper On Labor Day Weekend Beach Trips

And the rain just keeps coming. Forecasts predict rain through Sunday, with a short reprieve for about three days, before it starts again on Wednesday. Already, many streets are impassable, and Highway 87 (which runs down the center of the island) is completely closed. 78 more words


Hello September!

Just over here being in shock that it’s already September.

Which once you’re no longer a student of any kind, basically only exists to prep for October. 74 more words


National Days in August

Welcome back to our second installment of national days! This month we actually started at the beginning of the month so assumed we had a lot more days to celebrate but August wasn’t a very good month for national days. 50 more words


Learning About Careers for Labor Day!

Labor Day weekend is quickly approaching! Do you have plans for your family? The three-day weekend can be a great time to teach your children about different careers in the community as well as get them thinking about potential career paths for themselves! 411 more words

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Rome: Go on, give it a visit!

I have recently returned from a holiday to Rome – a city that I have wanted to visit for a long time. With its culture and history, it has always been near the top of the list of ‘places I want to visit’, and it certainly didn’t disappoint. 687 more words


Travelling solo? It's really not that bad

I have just returned from my first ‘solo’ holiday. I have been on a group holiday before – travelling with another group of solo travellers (all complete strangers) but this was the first time that I had travelled completely by myself, and you know what? 790 more words


Fossil hunting 

I took the boy fossil hunting for the first time this week:

We found this beautiful beach on a fossil hunting website – it wasn’t a cove I had heard of before, but it was so worth the trip. 68 more words