It was one of those chilly South Dakota mornings, as well as most people was bored! My child was depressed because Christmas was over, as well as our parents had gone home, then it was just my hubby, me, as well as Alyssa.
I asked her if there was anything special she wanted to do… She told me she wanted to go see fishes.
My buddy and I are a land-locked state, as well as the nearest location to see fishes was at the Butterfly House as well as Aquarium of Sioux Falls. I reset the temperature control so the boiler wasn’t heating the house like when my buddy and I were home, as well as the three of us headed out. My hubby was grumbling because he hated having the butterflies flying into his face as well as landing on his body. I was told there were over 760 free-flying butterflies from around the world as well as they were in a tropical conservatory, then they had a pop-up Dome Aquarium as well as a Pacific Tide Pool. Alyssa prefers the colorful marine fishes, jellies as well as corals in over twelve aquarium habitats. My buddy and I were in a year round tropical destination. I like that the Butterfly House as well as Aquarium of Sioux Falls is a not for profit organization, as well as is funded by donations, memberships, admissions, as well as sales from the gift shop. She was finally glad as well as getting over her disappointment that most people went household as well as she had to wait another year before Christmas. My hubby as well as I talked about taking her this summer, but considering all the humidity in the aquarium as well as butterfly house, my buddy and I thought it would be like walking from the heat outside into a more humid heat inside.