Due to circumstances we had to be away from crowds. However, we definitely wanted to get out and enjoy a gorgeous day so we went the other direction on the Greenway. We decided to walk to the river. In the past C and I have walked to the Mississippi River at different points in town so it suits that we would chose the Greenway this time. I am so glad we did, it was a nice change of pace.
C also enjoyed asking Kid Willow if they could get the shoes from the benches for him. Seeing as the shoes were bronze sculptures attached to the benches, Kid Willow couldn’t. At the same “rest stops” they had questions to think about along the way. It was nice to see public art in such a place.
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 →
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 →
It was one of those days when you really want a sweet treat from a bakery. C stopped by A Baker’s Wife to buy a variety of baked goods. I was really curious about what C thought due to the … Continue reading →
A family of friends wanted to share the experience of Macy’s Santaland with the three of us. For them, this is a traditional visit. Upon hearing that the Macy’s downtown is closing and that this was the last year for … Continue reading →
The Firefighter’s Hall and Museum is a hidden gem of a place for those with small children. I would recommend it more for those children between 4 and 10 years of age. C and I enjoyed the old fire engines … Continue reading →
So a couple weeks later C wanted to take a walk along a different stretch of Minnehaha Creek. Baby Willow was being looked after, and we brought Spotty and Stripes with us. This time we started at 28th Avenue and … Continue reading →
So feeling like taking a walk is sometimes the thing to do. As long as C and I have known each other we’ve gone for decently long walks. I wanted to walk along a stretch of Minnehaha Creek that I … Continue reading →
After a hectic morning we decided to take it easy and visit Theodore Worth Park and have a picnic. Baby Willow seems to enjoy having a meal outside as long as the biting bugs are at bay. This is a … Continue reading →
One of the wondrous things about summer in the Twin Cities is that the weather is celebrated with many events packing the few months of warm in the year. One annual event that I like to attend is the Powderhorn … Continue reading →