Wordless Wednesday

A Visit to Casa de Ruiz (Wordless Wednesday)

Several years ago hubby and I visited Albuquerque, New Mexico for the first time during a railway conference. We spent quite a bit of time during lunches and breaks walking around and discovering Old Town there. One of our favorite spots was the Casa de Ruiz, Church Street Cafe. Possibly the oldest residence in town… Continue reading A Visit to Casa de Ruiz (Wordless Wednesday)

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LSU Rural Life Museum (Wordless Wednesday)

Continuing on our southern travels this week we visited the LSU Rural Life Museum. The largest collection of materials from 19th century Louisiana is safely contained in three unique areas of the property. Here is a small sampling of what there is to see at this fun museum. Enjoy! For more Wordless Wednesday fun please… Continue reading LSU Rural Life Museum (Wordless Wednesday)

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An Afternoon at Vermilionville {Wordless Wednesday}

Continuing our travels in the south we decided to make a visit to Vermilionville in Lafayette, Louisiana. This historic village demonstrates Acadian, Native American, Creole, and African folklife cultures. (We had learned about the Acadians at the Canadian Museum for Human Rights, you can see some photos of the presentation on the Wordless Wednesday post from… Continue reading An Afternoon at Vermilionville {Wordless Wednesday}

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The Spiral Tunnels and the Big Hill {Wordless Wednesday}

Many of my readers know that hubby has been a locomotive engineer for more than 30 years. He drives his trains through the Spiral Tunnels and the Big Hill in the Rocky Mountains. EJ and I recently went for a drive and managed to catch sight of papa's train managing its way through this marvel… Continue reading The Spiral Tunnels and the Big Hill {Wordless Wednesday}

Field Trips, Wordless Wednesday

Crafting in the Science Garage {Wordless Wednesday}

Keeping in my theme of Wordless Wednesday field trip photos, here are a few pics from our recent visit to the Telus World of Science in Edmonton, Alberta. We love their make-and-take activities in the Science Garage, sure to keep kids busy and happy on a chilly Friday afternoon. This week they did string art… Continue reading Crafting in the Science Garage {Wordless Wednesday}