While most summers we take a trip away from home and away from Nova Scotia that is only small part. We still love Nova Scotia and spend lots of time finding things to do here as well. We have a really great Muesum system here. There are 28 sites as part of it across theContinue reading “Nova Scotia Summer”
Today we are visiting Ross Farm Museum for their annual winter frolic event. As we were walking from the car into the snow we were talking to the kids about the different activities that were on. There is sledding, snow shoes, horse sleigh rides, and hot chocolate. At the mention of hot chocolate Caile pipesContinue reading “Favourite Winter Activity”
Back in the beginning of June we made, what has become our annual trip to Ross Farm Museum to take part in the Pumpkin planting weekend. It’s a great event where you can go and plant your own pumpkin seed in their fields. They put a large number of stakes in the ground in rowsContinue reading “Pumpkin Planting and Picking”
We spent the day exploring some of Washington, so far I really like this city. We pushed the kids again and did a fair amount of walking for some of their little legs. The heat is a bit more than we are used to so that slowed everyone down a bit too. Jen is theContinue reading “Day five – Washington DC”
This weekend was the maple syrup weekend at Ross Farm Museum. It was a beautiful day even with all the snow. The kids got to play in the snow, take a horse drawn sleigh ride and watch maple syrup being made, then taste the results.
We’ve been trying for a while now to find the time on a weekend to get into Halifax to do something fun with the kids and get some errands done at the same time. It seems like there has just been one thing or another get in the way though. There have been a fewContinue reading “Natural History Museum – Dinosaur Exhibit”