Baby Willow has been promoted to Kid Willow as there is a new Baby Willow in the family. As it takes a while to get to know how things might be with little ones, we will be taking it easy to figure out a new stride in how we choose our little adventures as a family. We hope to return to those little adventures soon.
A while ago we had a lovely picnic in this park after visiting with friends in the area. We thought it would be a lovely place to revisit. We walked around the lake and explored the park some more. I am glad we took our time as we were able to hear the birds and the frogs. Baby Willow however enjoyed running ahead frequently so I suppose not everyone wanted to take a leisurely pace. I did not expect to see an egret and a heron fishing in the lake or anticipate the lake’s size. C and I enjoyed a change in scenery and the relatively calm time.
Lately we’ve been enjoying old haunts more than exploring new places. I had a huge desire to have a picnic in the park. Due to the season I knew that my favorite park in Minneapolis, Minnehaha Park, was our best … Continue reading →
We really like Lake Nokomis. Each season brings something new. Since family was around, we thought we’d walk around the smaller section of the lake which is the western side of Cedar Avenue. A small, but gentle stroll to enjoy … Continue reading →
It’s been a busy few weeks here. Despite all that is occurring, we decided that some time in the beautiful weather was in order. C really wanted to take Baby Willow to Jackson Street Roundhouse. Baby Willow loved every minute … Continue reading →
I think it is clear that Baby Willow loves trains. So we took a small trip on the Northstar Commuter Train to have a new experience. Baby Willow loved the trip and watched with great interest as we saw large … Continue reading →
A while ago I saw that this store in Hopkins, MN was helping raise funds for research towards a childhood genetic disorder. I was craving chocolate cupcake with chocolate icing (not my usual taste) and this seemed to be … Continue reading →
So after a few misses in plans, we walked through downtown/city center of St Paul to the small island. This island is next to Harriet Island Park where you catch the riverboats mentioned in an earlier post. Please note that … Continue reading →
C has been wanting to go to this place for some time. After frigid temperatures here and there, we were ready for an outing. We’ve had a few very warm spells that have melted much of the snow, but refreeze … Continue reading →
A while ago there was a sign in a small store front that said that a deli was opening soon. After a long wait, we discovered that it was the same folks that run a popular food truck called Kabomelette. … Continue reading →