So off we went.
|now we are almost there|
|Oops. One wrong turn and this is what the center of Detroit can also look like|
As always Eastern Market was a pleasure, and this time we even found the apples we have been hunting for since we tried them last year. I have never seen pinata apples before, nor have I ever heard of them, but they are the best apples we have ever tried:
We stayed for lunch at the food trucks. Luca had french fries (what else..... sigh) and Kristian and I got our lunch from a pasta/italian sandwich truck. The weather was perfect with blue sky, sunshine, and almost warm enough to wear only T-shirt. Nice!
After shopping fruits and veggies for next week, and after telling Luca that we were not going to buy the monstrous Hubbard squash for his teacher Mrs Hubbard:
here). The first thing you see after crossing the bridge is a giant US flag. I guess they want to make sure that people know they have not accidentally crossed the order to Canada..... LOL.
It was truly living up to it's name of being a beautiful island on a beautiful sunny day.
Luca was however somewhat disappointed as he spotted a playground he really wanted to test. Well, the rain had caused it to sit in a pond........
No matter what is was unexpectedly nice outside today, and it felt really good to be outdoors. I wonder how long that will last!