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Wednesday, June 05, 2013

Lafayette Business Trip with Daddy

We went for the weekend with Matthew, the daddy person, to play in Lafayette while he had a class and test for work. I took the boys to the Lafayette Natural History Museum while we were waiting for Daddy that first day.

Noey was thrilled to find some dino related exhibits.
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He loves anything open to him for touching and they had real fossils to touch and feel.
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Most things were behind glass...he didn't approve.
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The smaller boys totally loved this one exhibit. You would spin the ball and watch some pretty swirls. Eli says it was used to explain how turbulents move inside of a spherical area, or something like that. I will take his word for it. I was exhausted and allowed Eli and Remy to explain it all to Noey and themselves.
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This one was really neat. You would suck the air out of the dome and the planes would stop flying.
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On this one you used a simulated video game to dock a space ship.
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My sweet middle son.
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They had a cute little free play area set up for the younger children. Noey went to work cooking.
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The last exhibit we played with was the giant peg board. I always wanted one of those smaller ones when I was little. I think I need to put this on a Christmas list.
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This was on the last and second sleep at the hotel room. He was going to sleep so he could swim in the morning.
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We did receive news that our daddy passed his test!

4 comments:

Jessica said...

This looks like a wonderful place to spend a day. You sound tired and I hope you relax and breathe and find peace. We Mamas who have our littles with us 24/7 get worn out sometimes and we need to stop and recharge our batteries. I hope you have some way of doing that. I love reading about your adventures and how your boys embrace learning and life. I am glad you are blogging again!

Erin sherry said...

Rely looks like your sister chelita.
-erin

Erin sherry said...

Remy looks like your sister chelita.

Phyllis said...

My boys would love this museum, too. Noah is growing up so much. He is a big boy now. :)