A bit ago, we made a return trip to Crosby Farm Park to show an old friend around the area. In being here we discovered that Baby Willow loves it as much as Kid Willow did when we last visited.
It is just as pretty as I remember it. There is one section of boardwalk where the water was level with the walk so it was a bit worrisome from overflow. C saw a little garter snake. Lots of green algae was in the cattails.
So after more local stops we wanted to try another small journey with Kid and Baby Willow. We chose Redwing, MN. C was really excited to take a hike and Barn Bluff was the place. We went along. We walked … Continue reading →
Baby Willow and I went to the St. Paul side of the Mississippi River and walked on the river-walk from the Hartford Avenue to Summit Avenue. Baby Willow really seemed to enjoy the yellow maple leaves. Maple leaves are giving … Continue reading →
Many people know to visit Stone Arch Bridge when visiting the Twin Cities. A place that does not get as much attention is Mills Ruins Park right next to the bridge on the south side of the Mississippi River. C … Continue reading →
I am so excited to say that one of my goals for years has now been completed. I have been to the headwaters of the Mississippi River in Itasca State Park. This was a great experience with C, Baby Willow … Continue reading →
The three of us recently went to a place that was recommended by other moms for free activities in the area that are family friendly. This place is Crosby Farm Regional Park. It is literally across the river from Pike … Continue reading →
It has been a fairly quiet few weeks. We had some highlights which I would like to share with you. It has also been a definite roller coaster in the transition from winter to spring. This March and April have … Continue reading →
Well, we had a visiting relative this past weekend. We wanted to show them some of our favorite things in the area and the relative wished to visit a local eatery. So we spent the Saturday afternoon in Saint Paul. … Continue reading →
So another little day trip away from the Twin Cities. This time C and I visited for a short day trip to Hastings, MN. The day was beautiful and we only wanted to check out a couple of spots in … Continue reading →
We’ve had family over for the winter holidays, and one of the visitors asked to write an entry of our little adventures in the blog. I hope you enjoy their photos and experience shared. Jen We flew in on Christmas Day … Continue reading →