|Jacob, Lexi, Holly, Erin and Elijah|
|"Look Mommy, I'm a horse. Take a picture."|
|We were really hungry at this point, so I know I was thinking "Man that fake food looks tasty."|
|The kids all got to try out this loom. I couldn't take a picture because I was helping, but it was really fun for them.|
|Elijah loved every minute of every demonstration. This is his learning style for sure.|
|Is this not the hugest rocking chair ever?|
- It takes/took longer to become a master blacksmith than it does to become a surgeon.
- Women used dead hair collected from hairbrushes to fluff up their real hair.
- In 1860, toasters, tea kettles, cast iron stoves and an ice box (as opposed to the spring house) were modern conveniences.
- A zither is a musical instrument common to German settlers
- Elijah and Holly are best friends- really and truly. They are kind to one another, share, talk, laugh and have fun,... and that's all.
- Elijah is a great kid!