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At Fracture, we love giving gifts. We also love celebrating individuals and organizations that give back to their community. Check out this story about a nonprofit summer camp from Ontario, Canada, called Project Canoe. The camp staff received Fractures as their annual gift last year. Executive Director Tim Richardson shared the story. What is Project Canoe? We use the outdoors, including wilderness canoe trips, to create a transformative environment in which youth develop life skills, social competencies and resiliency, thereby fostering …

As the seasons begin to change and the new season begins, it brings with it a brand new perspective. Spring is a revival of fresh colors and beginnings, while the summertime is a long drink of relaxation. Autumn is a crisp time filled with touches of nature, and winter is an endless landscape of shimmering gatherings. Each of these seasons brings unique trends in clothing and decor, along with distinct wedding tones and themes. No matter when you’re getting married, rest …

Summer is here in all its glory, but your backyard is not so hot. It’s time to get your craft on and crank up the fun with these amazing summer DIY projects. You’ll stay cool all summer while the heat blazes on. Let the battle of the backyards commence. Wild, Wonderful Water Blob Skip the lines and pee-filled pools at the water park this summer and create your own outdoor fun with this giant water blob. It’s similar to a waterbed, …

It’s summer –  time for the beach, the pool, and all things outdoors! (Weather permitting.) Extend your fresh-air enjoyment time well into the night with your own outdoor movie night. Refreshments, snacks and fun: mandatory. Let’s get started! Simple Screen Setup A light-colored exterior wall or garage door makes an excellent projection screen for your summer movie night, but if you don’t have access to a suitable setup, it’s easy to make your own. The best part is that you …

As summer quickly approaches, the beach toys, towels, and sunblock are getting packed for a summer by the sea.  Now is the time whip on your best white shirt and khaki pants and get down to the beach and take some adorable family pictures. We’ve picked our favorite poses to add some fun twists to your family beach pictures! 1. Beautiful backdrops Grab a cute swim suit & sandals for your little ones and have a photo shoot! Add a …

“Summer afternoon—summer afternoon; to me those have always been the two most beautiful words in the English language.” ― Henry James It’s summer again, and that means a fresh set of awesome Fracture Interns! I’ll let them introduce themselves!  Elise Hi! My name is Elise Engle, and I am a senior at the University of Florida studying Journalism with an outside concentration in English. After gaining experience reporting and writing news, I am excited to learn more about marketing and …