Thursday, June 30, 2016

Thankful Thursday

Eagan firefighters protect us and do an amazing job as city volunteers! At the Service Officer Memorial at the Eagan Community Center, one can admire several statutes like this one. 

Wednesday, June 29, 2016

Fire! Fire! πŸ”₯

We love to sit on our patio to watch the fire, talk, laugh and roast marshmallows together as a family. 

Tuesday, June 28, 2016

Topless Tuesday

Isn't this a wonderful convertible? I spotted it at Market Fest! 

Monday, June 27, 2016

Ready for Market Fest?! πŸ“πŸŒ½

Don't miss this week's Market Fest! Fresh produce, other foods, crafts, live music and fun!! 

Sunday, June 26, 2016

Something on Sunday

I always like a bigger Sunday breakfast or brunch! How about you? Your menu?

Saturday, June 25, 2016


These Stonecliffe neighborhood residents remodeled the facade of their house. I love their entrance!

Friday, June 24, 2016

The Blue Team πŸ’ͺ🏽πŸ’ͺ🏽

Personal trainer Natalie, fellow Rotarian Lyle and I posed for a pic during our workouts at Lifetime Fitness Gym! 

Thursday, June 23, 2016

Neighborhood books

Our Eagan Rotary Club built 30 "Little Free Library" boxes which are spread around our city. This one sits in my side yard next to the school bus stop! 

Bring a book, take a book! 

Wednesday, June 22, 2016

Pre happy hour

It was morning and nobody was outdoors drinking yet on the Cherokee Restaurant deck.

*** Yesterday's photo of the rusty tractor was taken here! 

Tuesday, June 21, 2016

Quiz question

Where is this tractor located in Eagan? It's appeared previously on this blog...

Monday, June 20, 2016

Got algae?

Algae definitely exists in "Fish Lake" but I wonder about fish?? 

Sunday, June 19, 2016


A new house is being built off Cliff Road!

Saturday, June 18, 2016

Forget not Father's Day

What can you give Dad on Father's Day tomorrow? An ice cream cake? 

Friday, June 17, 2016

Who was she?

Atop the Eagan bus transit parking ramp, one enjoys a commanding view over our city! 

Thursday, June 16, 2016

Royals in Eagan πŸ‘‘

Young Eagan Ambassadors greeted us at yesterday's weekly Market Fest! 
Such Royal smiles! πŸ‘‘πŸ˜ƒ


Wednesday, June 15, 2016

Day lily season

The Stella de oro day lilies are blooming everywhere! Ahhh, summer! 

Tuesday, June 14, 2016

Happy Flag Day! πŸ‡ΊπŸ‡Έ

Today, we Americans raise our flags on national Flag Day! πŸ‡ΊπŸ‡Έ

It's also my twin brother's birthday today!

Monday, June 13, 2016

Our only skyscraper

The former Blue Cross Blue Shield corporate office became a luxury apartment building over a year ago. Great views from there! 

Sunday, June 12, 2016

Vangs' veggies

Don't miss the fresh produce stands at the weekly Market Fest! That rhubarb tho.... Rhubarb pie, rhubarb cake, rhubarb sauce.... 😜❤️🍴

Saturday, June 11, 2016

Step back into 1914

The original Town Hall has been painstakingly restored after an arson incident. Come to the Open House on Sunday, June 12 from 11 am to 2 pm. Photos and memorabilia are on display! 

Friday, June 10, 2016

Air conditioned

The former Lockheed Martin corporate headquarters site is slowly been replaced by a huge, new, multi purpose site of shops, a clinic, a gym, etc. 

Thursday, June 9, 2016

Market Fest!

Join the weekly Wednesday fun at Market Fest next to the Eagan Community Center! A farmers' market, food and live entertainment in the Eagan Rotary bandshell will delight you! 


 #FarmersMarket #EaganMarketFest #MarketFest

Wednesday, June 8, 2016

Last day of 4th grade....

Can't believe it's already the last day of school! (But we say that every year!)

Tuesday, June 7, 2016

Blue and green

It's not a bad view from my office balcony to enjoy today! 

Monday, June 6, 2016

Kids, no more chickens

Kentucky Fried Chicken's restaurant was replaced by a brand new childcare center. It's a new beginning, a New Horizon! (Hwy 77 and Cliff Road)

Sunday, June 5, 2016

Handsome at Holz

I ran into my friend, Nick, at Holz Farm. It's a pioneer farm now run and owned by the city of Eagan. A great place for walking or taking photos! 

Saturday, June 4, 2016

Paul's pretty peonies

Our neighbor gave us these beautiful flowers from his garden! 

Friday, June 3, 2016

Bon voyage, Juan!

Juan has been a gift to our Eagan Rotary Club, three host families and many others this school year! He's returning home to Cali, Colombia next week. All the best, Juan!

Thursday, June 2, 2016

Humble Heros

Yesterday was the 21st annual Eagan Rotary Club's service officer recognition lunch. We thanked and congratulated a firefighter and a police officer. 

left to right: Fire Chief Mike Scott, Firefighter Mike Guggenberger, Deputy Police Chief Jeffrey Johnson and Police Chief Jim McDonald. 

Wednesday, June 1, 2016

Congratulations, Jon!

After serving Eagan for 25 combined years in community development, Jon Hohenstein just retired! All the best! 

VIPs get two cakes! πŸ‘‘