Can I just say we entered quite a lot in the fair this year?! By a lot, I mean over 120 things between Ezra, Jubal, Gideon, Ginger (my MIL), and myself. Yes, 120 entries from art to canned goods. A lot of ribbons came home, each earning $1-$3. But more than that, we brought home … Continue reading NorthWestMontana Fair ’17
The Messiah's Mansion. This is a full-scale recreation of the Biblical Tabernacle that the Hebrew people wandered around in the desert with for 40 years. It is run by a group that travels around the states to share the relevance of the signs in the Old Testament in relationship to the New Testament. It is … Continue reading Bozeman… Part 3
Museum of the Rockies... need I say more?! The Dinosaurs... We all know that Dinosaurs are big right?! But they were seriously jaw droppingly huge! The Planetarium. We went to the kids show with Big Bird. I wish we would have been able to pull off one of the other shows for a little more … Continue reading Bozeman… Part 2
Next stop to our Sumer 2017 Road Trip was Bozeman. Adventure line-up included.... Camping with friends. Museum of the Rockes (DINOSAURS!!! and more. 😉 ) Messiah's Mansion (Full scale model of the Biblical tabernacle). They did eventually sleep. Bozeman... part 2 coming soon!
I am so glad that we made the time to see the Montana State Capital Building in Helena! It was stunning beyond measure and each of the boys were in awe of its size and intricate beauty. These photos wont even begin to show how beautiful it was; if you get the chance to visit … Continue reading Montana State Capital
This past winter I took advantage of Ezra's cowboy phase to do the Five in a Row unit on Cowboy Charlie, a picture book about Charles Marion Russell, the cowboy artist. This is Ezra's self portrait. We focused a lot on new art techniques with this row. This "cowboy scene" was our first … Continue reading Cowboy Charlie…
Several squares got a little extra something special to help represent their chosen book