We have a new favourite park. I’ve passed it often in the car but for some reason always thought it was too far away to take the children hiking there. I failed to realize that it was really just a block passed some of our other routes. Yes, it may be too far away for some toddler groups but my current group has no problem with the distance.
The weather was wonderful on Friday – it was hard to believe it was October already. The park was quiet;
We headed to the bench. This was the halfway point of our planned route so it was the perfect place to take a break. It also offered a relaxing view of the river – the children all sat quietly, mesmerized by the scenery;
As we passed under the big bridge we listened to the echo as usual. One of the toddlers expressed concern that he couldn’t see our shadows anymore. We walked a little farther and there they were again – he insisted that I take a picture now that they were back;