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BOOK: The Calculus of Friendship

And the winter break read is… The Calculus of Friendship… a wonderful book that needs to be read by high school kids too… for the good old times when high school math was more about math problems than grades… realizing … Continue reading

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A WORLD 2 CELEBRATE: #NPSBirthday

Happy NPS Birthday!

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16. RENNES: Museum of Brittany

Driving day… from Bretagne to Val de Loire… with a book detour… in Becherel… playful gifts… Quels sont ces chateaux… D’ou viennent ces fromages… delicious desserts for the sweets collection… a cool exhibit on a hot day… Peuples du Froid… … Continue reading

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1. FRANCE 2019: DUB to Paris

Our last minute trip to Paris took us to Dublin… just for a short stop… and to find out all in the Irish names… or almost all 🙂 Next stop, Paris… main destination, Le Marais! To quote Janice MacLeod from … Continue reading

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BOOK: 21 LESSONS FOR THE 21ST CENTURY

21 Lessons for the 21st Century by Yuval Noah Harari Unfortunately, history makes no concessions. If the future of humanity is decided in your absence, because you are too busy feeding and clothing your kids – you and they will … Continue reading

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BOOK: Lola’s Fandango

By Anna Witte Illustrated by Micha Archer Narrated by the Amador family

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9. RO: Ticket to… Bran!

On our way to Bran via Berevoești… we learned by chance about Mihai Tican Rumano… adding his museum on the wish list for a next trip and his books to the reading list… traveling ahead through bouts of hail we … Continue reading

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BOOK: Marguerite Makes a Book

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MAY MOVIE NIGHT: Miss Potter

Miss Potter The story of Beatrix Potter, the author of the beloved and best-selling children’s book, “The Tale of Peter Rabbit”, and her struggle for love, happiness and success. ‘Miss Potter’ – the film and Hill Top This timeless movie … Continue reading

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PICTURE BOOK: A Walk in London

A Walk in London by Salvatore Rubbino A wide-eyed girl and her mother explore London’s busy streets and towering views in this child-friendly tribute to an incomparable city. London – the perfect place for a girl and her mother to … Continue reading

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