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Are you too old to ride roller coasters?

Some people have to miss the fun at amusement parks because they’re too short or too tall, but can you be too old?

As people age, they may feel the bumps and drops of a roller coaster more strongly or take longer to recover from dizziness after having been spun at high speeds. 783 more words

News

Favorite Summer Vacation

Once upon a time, and thanks to the magic of the single-mom tax return, I was able to make a dream come true for my kids. 540 more words

Writing

Reminiscing

I was fortunate enough to go to a high school where we had not only one field trip, but two. My senior year of high school, we went to Disney World which I wrote about… 606 more words

Life

Wild Adventures: Day One

The adventure started at breakfast when Jackson celebrated by putting whipped topping on his Eggo waffle.

Once we were all dressed we headed to the Wild Adventures amusement park in Valdosta, Georgia. 191 more words

Commentary

Where Roller Coasters Retire To, And Other Secrets Of Amusement Park Planning

Where do old roller coasters go when their careers are over? They go on the literal scrap heap, but the people who plan parks and their rides use the basic “track profile” while changing how the ride works, like changing a standing coaster into one where your feet dangle. 289 more words

My Roller Coaster Journey

Tomorrow, my kids, my sister (who is driving here today!!!! EEEEKK!), and I will be at Cedar Point Amusement Park RIDING ROLLER COASTERS ALL DAY! 971 more words

Thoughts

I got just one life in a world that keeps on pushin' me around...

But I’ll stand my ground. And I won’t back down- Tom Petty and the Heartbreakers

Day 2 of the list is to talk about three fears we have and how they came to be. 629 more words

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