Holiday Inn Express Plymouth
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Participants: Dad (44), Mom (43), Isaac (14), Augustine (11), Maggie (9), Giles (8), Frances (5), and Esther (2)
We stayed local again this weekend and went over to the Notre Dame campus to see the travelling exhibit Crèches from around the World. The crèches were set up in about five different buildings, but we only saw the ones in the Main Building and the Hesburgh Library. The Main Building ...
... I just kept myself on Esther (2.5 year-old) duty the whole time.
While there weren't really any "wow" features of the museum, the kids kept busy the entire time we were there. Even Isaac (14) found exhibits to interact with for almost the entire time. The exhibits and activities contained a nice mix of mental and physical engagement that could draw the kids in like ...
... low in the trough.
The waves broke over where we were and just a little bit of my pants got wet but not to worry - this was fresh water and the pants dried nicely. It was hard to get my head around the notion that water and sand do not mean salt water. It would have been good to come at a time when I could have swum in the water and experienced that activity. Something for the bucket list, maybe.
Back home late afternoon after having a ...
Slept in which was so lovely. Sun is getting up later and the foggy morning also helped. Nice to have a home breakfast courtesy of Madge's kitchen.
It was still quite foggy when we headed for the local farmer's market in South Bend. It is open 3 times a week and they sell fruits and vegetables, meats, cheeses, baked goods and then some craft items. I was intrigued by the number of varieties of apples on sale. So many that I had not heard ...
... a truck stop for Wes to buy a coffee. There were dozens of trucks parked in rows and several more lined up to buy fuel. It was fascinating to watch the trucks roll in and out constantly. The building at the stop housed a food outlet, as well as toilets, showers, laundry and telephones. Wes thinks there may have been a lounge area as well.
Continued on highway 80 which took us past Chicago. The traffic was heavy both ...