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Let it blow...

I’ve always loved flying kites. Perhaps it is the utter unpredictability of it all, the realization that I really have no control over this object that can sail so beautifully in the sky or come crashing down at any moment. 226 more words


Kite Flying 

“It won’t work Jimmy. We need more wind.”

The dragon, watched on, fascinated. While he couldn’t understand why they wanted to make that object fly he felt an urge to help. 76 more words

Short Stories

Best places to fly kites in Singapore

(Source: www.timeout.com)

Besides being a great spot for picnics, Marina Barrage’s wide open space is arguably the most popular location on the island for flying kites. 397 more words


eXkite Turns Kites Into Sustainable Outerwear

Ex-pro kiter Renzo Mancini turns retired kites into extremely weatherproof (and extremely wearable) jackets.

Renzo Mancini has spent most of his life kiting. For 17 years, he test piloted kites and even worked in the Research & Development department of Wipika, a pioneering kite maker. 382 more words


Visiting London + Chimneys = Mary Poppins? A Lesson on Looking Up

Sometimes we forget to look up from our handheld electronics and when we do, we discover something that fascinates us and perhaps paid little attention to before. 527 more words


Experiential Science: Flight, Part 1

The kids unanimously agreed that they wanted one of their next unit studies to be about flying.  As I began typing up all of the activities we’ve been doing, I realized that my post was getting super long, so I’ve once again separated our study into parts.  735 more words


Flying Kites, Wild Flowers, Weekend Mimosas #PerfectDays

elderberry mimosas at Milestones

Hi. When’s the last time you flew a kite? Do you remember it? Or went to the park and just lay down on the grass, not giving two f***s about the damp or the mud or grass stains on those dry-clean-only shirts? 303 more words