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Schnex travels #1 - Mallorca


The first ever abroad trip I went to was to my dads best friend in Mallorca. I think this was in 2001. We lived in his apartment in Palma and drove out to his small (very small) and rural cabin in the countryside, right next to Sineu. 1,952 more words


Square Format and Shadows

I like the walk-your-bike sign below, but can’t imagine that a bike rider would see it. The ergonomics are just not there. However, someone walking a dog would be aware of signs on the ground, as their eyes would be focused at that level, anxiously awaiting the business of their wards. 94 more words

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I saw this sign a few months ago. It is heartening to know that good manners are still important to some.

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Making Friends with Pandemonium

“Make friends with pandemonium”, said the instructor in our 20 minute training before our group headed to the river for some white-water rafting.  “If something goes wrong and the raft flips over, you must  616 more words

Calmness In Chaos

Easter Weekend Recap!

Something about Holidays always gets me really excited to make the experience great for Pearce. I remember being a child and my parents hiding our baskets and little eggs all over the house for us to find. 1,341 more words

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Difficult Choice

When I  was last year in  Senior High School, I was so confused to choose an university. It was very confusing for me because my plan and my family’s plan were totally different. 363 more words

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The Next Three Weeks

So… that capstone is going well. I defend it May 8th. But before I get to that I got to talk about what leads up to it. 400 more words

Cultural Sustainability