My family gathered at our house for a Christmas Eve day lunch of Swedish meatballs, mashed potatoes, sweet potatoes, cranberry salad, lingonberries, fruit soup, green beans and lefse. Pies topped off the dessert!
Shop your favorite Eagan Market Fest food vendors at the winter indoor farmer's market held at the Eagan Community Center on Dec 21, Jan 4, 18, Feb 1, 15 and March 1 from 9 am to noon. A partial list includes: apple products, eggs, honey, chocolates, artisan breads, bakery items, sweets, jams, jewelry, etc.
This original farmhouse built in 1919 sits on a half acre surrounded by a residential neighborhood on south Braddock Trail. Imagine if the walls could talk….. and the Eagan historical stories they could tell!
Crowds gathered at Holz Farm for its "Old Fashioned Holiday Event" on Sunday afternoon. Photos with Santa, hayrides, making smores, viewing live reindeer, treats and more made for a fun pre-Christmas opportunity!
This second new east location of a Minneapolis based bakery, "Cupcake," is located in the former "Pardon My French cafe'" on Cliff Road. Half of the 7,000 square feet space will be a full service restaurant called "Savory Side by Cupcake" and the other half will be a standard cupcake bakery with fast-casual dining. Opening "soon."
We celebrated Thanksgiving at my twin brother's house. The buffet menu included: turkey, potatoes, gravy, carrots, stuffing, red jello salad, glorified fruit salad and a spinach salad. Kringla and pumpkin pie for dessert.
Most of the representatives from 27 community charities gathered after receiving grant checks at the Eagan Rotary lunch meeting. The proceeds totaled $30,000 raised by the Rotarians' annual gala event held each February. Guest photog: Michael Proebstle, Legacy Creative Images
Potter Siiri Silpala Doan talked with sale visitors at the Eagan Art House on Saturday afternoon. Other pottery instructors and students also displayed and sold their clay creations at this annual artsy event.
The Eagan Rotary Club recognized three local veterans during their weekly lunch meeting on Wednesday at the Eagan Community Center. On the left, Rev. Al Pruis served with the army in Vietnam in 1970 - 1972. John Connelly traveled the Pacific to Japan during WWII from 1944 - 1946. William Swanstrom sailed for 2 tours to Vietnam in 1966 - 1972.