And then there was a beautiful butterfly…err moth


Well one of our caterpillar finally emerged from its cocoon.  Looks like my identification was wrong (not surprising) since it turned into a beautiful brown moth.


As promised my youngest daughter dressed up in her butterfly costume to teach the baby moth how to fly.


After a few minutes of doing jumping jacks to demonstrate the moth figured things out and fly away to freedom.

3 Responses to “And then there was a beautiful butterfly…err moth”

  1. kate Says:

    ahh the ancient butterfly err moth ritual dance.

  2. Megan Says:

    Maddie is sooooooooooooooo cute.

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