The Butterfly House

IMG_1688OLYMPUS DIGITAL CAMERAThis morning son, Rob, and I took five kids to the Butterfly House. Fun…fun…fun! On the walk from the entrance to the butterfly house we saw these ducks in the stream.

This is Haleigh,

Bella was on crutches because she had foot surgery. We pushed her in a wheel chair from the Dow Gardens Entrance to the Butterfly House. It’s a long, beautiful

IMG_1723walk through the Dow Gardens. When we arrived we left the wheel chair outside and she used her crutches inside. She went outside after a while, it wasn’t as easy as she thought it would be.




It’s very humid inside but it has to be. We hung our jackets in a room. My glasses actually steamed up! It gets very crowded because everyone wants to see the







All the kids got to hold a butterfly, some several different ones.









IMG_1706Even I got into the act! Okay…so he just happened to land on my back! At least he stayed long enough to let us get a picture! He showed up great on my red shirt!





Armon with another butterfly. Rob is in the background.


OLYMPUS DIGITAL CAMERAThis is my friend, Linda! It was nice to see someone I knew.






There were frogs in a pond. A couple frogs even let OLYMPUS DIGITAL CAMERAme take their picture!







There was even a large caged area for birds!




It was finally time to go home.






Here’s a close up of our five kids walking back out to go home. They were so good and we all enjoyed the morning!




About allinadayofme

I can't believe I'm in old age! I'm now in my eighties! I'm a child of God, wife to one, mother to five, grandmother to 15 plus two granddaughters-in-law! I'm a great-grandma now! I'm a sister, aunt, cousin, friend and neighbor. I'm a housewife and former ESL tutor. I love reading and writing. I've just retired from writing and editing a newsletter, Prime Time News, for seniors. I love genealogy, traveling, birds and animals, blogging and taking pictures.
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9 Responses to The Butterfly House

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