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National Aviary Pittsburgh

I didn’t know the National Aviary existed until my children started researching things we should do and see on our Pennsylvania road trip. My daughter and I both like birds and so we were happy to find this fabulous place. … Continue reading

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Pennsylvania Road Trip – Day 1

The Carnegie Science Center We missed being able to tour the WWII submarine, but my favorite part of the rest of the center was the Robot Hall of Fame, featuring famouse robots from television and movies.   I had forgotten … Continue reading

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Bookstore Travels – Ebenezer Books – Johnson, Vermont

  I can’t resist bookstores, so I’ve decided to photograph and post pictures of all the ones I visit in my travels.  First up is Ebenezer Books, a beautiful, independent store in Johnson, Vermont. They don’t have a website, and … Continue reading

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Road Trip-Tennessee Aquarium

Here are some pictures from our recent visit. We did the behind-the-scenes tour and learned some amazing facts. In the old days, aquariums got salt water by sending railroad cars to the ocean to fill up with water. Now, they have … Continue reading

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White House Photos

Sadly, I missed the tour of the Library of Congress on my recent trip to D.C., but did get to do the White House Garden tour. I’ve done so much research on the White House, presidents, and presidential children in … Continue reading

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Quicksand for Fun

My kids and I have made cornstarch and water quicksand before, but I had forgotten about it until some friends told us about their recent adventures in Mexico. The family was on a hike in the Yucatan, with the daughter, … Continue reading

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