Tag Archive: hiking

A Park With Beautiful Rolling Hills and River Views

A Park With Beautiful Rolling Hills and River Views 5 Week Workout Challenge: Week 4, Day 4 Afton State Park It was early on Saturday morning when Nate playfully tried to wake me up.  He told me he’d already gotten…
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Historic Fort Snelling

5 Week Workout Challenge: Week 4, Day 2 Fort Snelling Today we visited Fort Snelling.  My parents, my sisters Shannon and Liz and Liz’s boyfriend Jimmy had a lot of fun!  We’ve been here many times and every time I find…
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4 Year Old Adventure

4 Year Old Adventure 5 Week Workout Challenge: Week 3, Day 4 The big kids went to the drive in with Grandma and Grandpa, so Princess and I decided to go on an adventure.  We went on a walk downtown…
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The Only Covered Bridge In Minnesota!

5 Week Workout Challenge: Week 3, Day 3 2nd Convention Day, Covered Bridge Park The second day of the “Don’t Give Up!” convention was great!  I felt bad for the people next to us because the kids had to get…
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Enjoying A Lovely Day In Rochester

5 Week Workout Challenge: Week 3, Day 2 1st Convention Day, Rochester MN Today was the first day of the “Don’t Give Up!” convention.  We really enjoyed it!  We left right before lunchtime.  Every time I’ve tried to stay for…
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Hastings Riverwalk

5 Week Workout Challenge: Week 3, Day 1 Hastings Riverwalk We started off week three with a walk along the river in Hastings, Minnesota. Before leaving for our walk, Princess enjoyed checking out our lilies at home.  This is the…
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A Park Merges Rich History With Green Design

5 Week Workout Challenge: Week 1, Day 5 Spring Lake Park, Schaar’s Bluff Spring Lake Park is one of my favorite places to take walks with the family.  The views are breathtaking, the trails are very well maintained and there…
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5 Week Workout Challenge: Week 1, Day 4

5 Week Workout Challenge: Week 1, Day 4 Minnehaha Creek Trail I haven’t been to Minnehaha Falls for awhile, so I was really looking forward to our hike.  Minnehaha Falls feels like home.  My Maternal Grandparents used to live not…
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5 Week Workout Challenge: Week 1, Day 3

5 Week Workout Challenge: Week 1, Day 3 Hay Creek For day three, we drove to Red Wing to check out the Hay Creek Cross Country Trail.  The kids loved playing with the tongue twister of a name after I…
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5 Week Workout Challenge: Week 1, Day 2

5 Week Workout Challenge: Week 1, Day 2 Lebanon Hills, Jensen Lake Trail Originally, the weather forecast predicted thunderstorms.  We delayed our hike due to some destructive storms we’ve had recently.  I wouldn’t want to be halfway through a hike…
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