I want to thank Master Books for providing me with a copy of the Explore Dinosaur National Monument with Noah Justice DVD in return for my honest review.
A couple of years ago, our family went on an amazing Western State trip, which will probably remain one of the highlights of my life. In seventeen days, we drove through fourteen states, visited ten national parks and monuments, two science museums (one at the La Brea Tar Pits!), a ghost town, Focus on the Family, a wedding, and an emergency room. (With that kind of craziness, you know there’s going to be x-rays happening!) My husband and I took turns driving at night and we hiked and explored during the day. It was truly fabulous.
One of the great places we visited was the Dinosaur National Monument. I’d been there right after I graduated from college, and I couldn’t wait to show my kids the amazing wall of dinosaur half-excavated dinosaur bones. During my graduation trip, things were a little different for me. I wasn’t saved, had decided only two years prior that evolution was unsupported scientifically (oddly enough, I came to that decision in my Physical Anthropology course—a class on evolution), and we didn’t take the tour down the path behind the quarry. [Read more…]