Category: Academic Adventures

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2015 Star Wars Final Weekend

We had a blast attending the last weekend of the 2015 Star Wars Weekends. There were so many once-in-a-lifetime happenings. Did you know the Star Tours ride has several different beginnings and endings? On our trip through as a family, who should sit in the back of the shuttle with us then a very well…
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June 18, 2015 0

Travel plans unseen

Planning a trip is difficult. You have to get the timing right, the places to stay perfect, the transportation coordinated. Add to that some health concerns, some dietary restrictions, and age limitations. Now, try to do that while keeping it a secret from two VERY precocious children. We pulled it off! We managed a surprise…
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June 11, 2015 0

Girl Scout National Convention part 2

Of all the things to find at Girl Scouts of America National Convention, Animal Jam was not on my list.  Created by National Geographic, it is an online game that has various levels of participation.  There is free to play and various subscription levels. The amusing thing is that the call center for Smart Bomb…
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November 24, 2014 0

Reaper at Salt Lake Comic Con

When we were going to Salt Lake Comic Con,we went to the game room. This game room had a lot of board games and a few role-playing games. There was also a booth set up that was Reaper. Reaper is a company that makes pewter miniatures and plastic miniatures. The booth they had let you…
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September 13, 2014 0

My day at the Aquarium

Today we went to the new Aquarium there were fish it was the Aquarium so duh. Because what would an Aquarium be if there was not fish? They had a shark exhibit were sharks could go over you and an Eel was in the shark tank with many more fish.


September 10, 2014 0