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Halloween at the Zoo (Part 2) – Fort Wayne Children’s Zoo

Part 1 After visiting the African candy trail, we went to the Indonesian Rain Forest.  We thought the indoor exhibit was marvelous.  Hubby's favorite part was the orangutan exhibit.     These are Malaysian Walking Leaves.  I wouldn't want to find one of them in my house.   The orangutans - I enjoyed taking photos… Continue reading Halloween at the Zoo (Part 2) – Fort Wayne Children’s Zoo

Hubby, photograph, travel

Halloween at the Zoo (Part 1) – Fort Wayne Children’s Zoo

Our school holds parent-teacher conferences in the fall and winter.  The Friday after conferences is a comp. day. During the fall, I like to do a quick get away.  Last year, we went to the Columbus Zoo and then stayed with friends of ours.  The year before that we went to Louisville, Kentucky. This year… Continue reading Halloween at the Zoo (Part 1) – Fort Wayne Children’s Zoo

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Newport Aquarium Part 1 – Post #5

We went to the Toledo Zoo on a Wednesday. That Friday, we traveled an hour or so south to Newport Aquarium. These next three blog posts will be about our visit to the Newport Aquarium. You pay for your tickets outside. When it is busy, they will give you a time to come back. There… Continue reading Newport Aquarium Part 1 – Post #5

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Toledo Zoo Part 3 – Post #4

This is my final post about the Toledo Zoo. Today's video takes us to the primates and some of the bigger land animals. We enjoyed watching the baby orangutan.  He was extremely active while we were observing him.  So cool! The hippo was also interesting to watch.  He/She was in the water and then got… Continue reading Toledo Zoo Part 3 – Post #4

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Toledo Zoo Part 3 – Post #3

Today we are going to explore the aquarium at the Toledo Zoo.  We really enjoyed the aquarium. One of the coolest parts of the aquarium was the x ray fish.  I don't have a photograph of them because it was difficult to take a photo.  Hubby talked about that fish for a long while after… Continue reading Toledo Zoo Part 3 – Post #3

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Toledo Zoo Part 2 – Post #2

I've been bad about keeping up with this series. Today we are visiting the bird exhibit which is one of the nicest bird exhibits I've seen at a zoo.  There were lots of different species of birds.   Enjoy the video. Next week we will explore more of the zoo. This blog series is a… Continue reading Toledo Zoo Part 2 – Post #2

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Toledo Zoo Part 1 – Post #1

A week before I went to Hershey with the Imaginative One, Hubby and I were childless for almost a week.  We decided to go to the Toledo Zoo which was the last zoo I needed to visit in Ohio.  A couple days later, we visited the Newport Aquarium before heading down to the Boy Scout… Continue reading Toledo Zoo Part 1 – Post #1

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Gerry Brooks and Findlay Market

Wednesday was Hubby's birthday.  We went out to dinner on his birthday and then celebrated with an outing on Saturday.  There is a YouTube sensation named Gerry Brooks.  He is a principal in Lexington, Kentucky.  He talks about teaching in the most hilarious way.   Gerry was going to be speaking in Cincinnati so I… Continue reading Gerry Brooks and Findlay Market