Saturday, May 31, 2014

Another pink and green

Out walking the dog, I spotted another crab tree!

Friday, May 30, 2014

Spring opener

Brave Minnesotans swam and canoed in the early summer water of Schulz Lake last weekend.

Thursday, May 29, 2014

Looking spring-y

Kowalski's grocery store looks lovely with the colorful flower pots for sale. Great to have such an awesome market near our house! 

Wednesday, May 28, 2014

A secret road….

It's one of the last dirt roads in Eagan... but I'm not telling! 

Tuesday, May 27, 2014

Pink and green

Just can't get enough of those crab trees...

Monday, May 26, 2014

Happy Memorial Day!

Today is a national holiday for us to remember all the fallen military of our country

Sunday, May 25, 2014

Prom coffee break

These two needed some coffee to make it through prom. My daughter thought it was terrible to take a sneaky photo of them. What do you think of their prom outfits?
iPhone photo

Saturday, May 24, 2014

Horton hears a who!

D R Horton Homes are building new houses on a former golf course off Cliff Road. What do you think of this model

Friday, May 23, 2014

Magical moment

Love these crab tree blooms….

Thursday, May 22, 2014

Y R U crabby?

We all love the crab tree blossoms in the spring! 

Wednesday, May 21, 2014

Exemplary educators

Twelve extraordinary local teachers selected from Eagan High School, two middle schools and nine elementary schools were honored and congratulated last week at Eagan Rotary club's annual "Teacher Recognition day."
Photo by Rotarian Jerry Swanson

Tuesday, May 20, 2014

Greening up

Monday was dark and rainy but the green brightened the mood!

Monday, May 19, 2014


… I feel like I'm sitting next to a monster

Sunday, May 18, 2014

Hide and seek

Two kids were playing in this sculpture at the Eagan Art House last week. Do you like this outdoor art?

Saturday, May 17, 2014

Orange cones

Construction sites seem to be popping up  all over in Eagan these days...

Friday, May 16, 2014

Through the branches...

The spring sky surrounds the big, old, oak tree known as Eagan's symbol.  See other Skywatch meme contributors here.

Thursday, May 15, 2014

Richly rusty

Eaganites gathered at the Eagan Art House on Wednesday evening for the dedication of Minneapolis sculptor Marcia McEachron's "Sentience" creation.

Wednesday, May 14, 2014

Dandy Dandelions

'Tis the season for these yellow, flowering weeds...

Tuesday, May 13, 2014

No bright future?

A former social hub in Eagan, Al Baker's Restaurant looms dark and empty.  It's parking lot seems to be a used car overflow location. 

Monday, May 12, 2014

Mr. Oak Tree

Green. Budding. Leaves. Spring. Trees
iphone photo

Sunday, May 11, 2014

Happy Mother's Day!

Wishing my mother and my wife a wonderful day in thanks and celebration for all that they do for us! 

Saturday, May 10, 2014

Go green!

Hallelujah! Loved to see today's green leaves

Friday, May 9, 2014

Wednesdays are garbage days

We sort our garbage here in Eagan: regular garbage, yard waste and recyclables. 

Thursday, May 8, 2014


My two older daughters made and decorated chocolate cupcakes in honor of yesterday's 5 year blog anniversary!! 

Wednesday, May 7, 2014

Blog anniversary!

Already 5 years ago today, I started the "Eagan Daily Photo blog" to present my city to the world. I joined 1,000 others in the City Daily Photo blog network around the globe. After 1,825 daily postings without a day missed, I'm starting to need help with photo ideas! Help me!
Photo by Allison

Tuesday, May 6, 2014

Grill season!

Finally, the weather permitted me to bring the patio furniture and grill out to our backyard patio. I grilled chicken for the first time since last summer.  What do you like to grill?

Monday, May 5, 2014

Smartly stacked stones

The stones caught my attention as I strolled by with our dog….

Sunday, May 4, 2014

Beauty be budding...

The buds of spring brought me a smile while out walking this afternoon!

Saturday, May 3, 2014

Pre-sunset green grass

The sky. The green grass. The tree branches. 

Friday, May 2, 2014

Spring sweeping

The city Pelican is out cleaning up!

Thursday, May 1, 2014


These three extraordinary Eagan High School students received recognition at Wednesday's Eagan Rotary lunch meeting. Academics, volunteerism and more topped their accomplishments! Bravo!