Friday, December 6, 2019

Yule yard decos

These Christmas characters caught my attention as I drove home from work. Even the Grinch

Thursday, December 5, 2019

Before winter's arrival

Fading autumn colors. No snow. A bit of ice.

Wednesday, December 4, 2019

Candles and lotions

Need some stocking stuffer ideas? Head over to the Eagan Outlet mall

Tuesday, December 3, 2019


Some overhead enclosures protect the holiday shoppers but do dress warmly as we enter into winter.
On a cold, evening......

Monday, December 2, 2019

decidedly different and divine

What do you think of this modern sculpture in front of the Eagan Art House

Sunday, December 1, 2019


December 1 is "Theme Day" in the "City Daily photo" community. This month's theme is "Rainbows." 
Click here to see other theme day blog representations of "Rainbows."

One never knows what one can find when grocery shopping...... 

Saturday, November 30, 2019

M and M

Wondering where to worship on Sunday? Worry less and go the the Episcopal church on Lexington Avenue and Diffley Avenue. 

Friday, November 29, 2019

A quiet path

It was a peaceful, sunny day earlier in November.

Thursday, November 28, 2019

Thanksgiving feast

Yummy, traditional, Thanksgiving holiday food: turkey, cranberries, stuffing, potatoes, gravy, green beans....

We gathered at my brother's family's house for today's celebration of thanks.
Wishing you and yours a Happy Thanksgiving

Wednesday, November 27, 2019

Railing measure

Based on my balcony railing, I guess more than 8 inches of snow fell last night! Winter is now here to stay.... 

Tuesday, November 26, 2019

perfect pottery picks

"Will work for pottery!" -  I just can't seem to stop buying pottery....... these pieces are from Saturday's art sale.

Monday, November 25, 2019

in transition

house story unknown. its future unknown.

Sunday, November 24, 2019

Art sale

Barbara Waltz, Still Earth Pottery, held her handmade pottery creations. Fun and practical.

On Saturday, art buying afficonados descended on the Eagan Art House and next door Advent Methodist Church to purchase pottery, painting, jewelry, etc. Myself, I love me some pottery!  

Saturday, November 23, 2019

His old shed

What could be inside this old shed along Thomas Lake Road? 

Friday, November 22, 2019

Rotary Foundation trustee

Eagan Rotary Noon Club president Laura Helmueller posed with Jennifer Jones, trustee of the Rotary Foundation, after Thursday morning's breakfast meeting. Eagan Rotary Kick-Start Club, Eagan Rotary Noon Club and Burnsville Rotary Noon Club members joined along with District 5950 VIPs to hear Jennifer's informative and motivational speech about Rotary and its global service initiatives. 

Thursday, November 21, 2019


She was ringing a small handbell to invite donations for The Salvation Army in front of a grocery store.  We chatted, I took her photo and then placed some cash in her red bucket. 

Wednesday, November 20, 2019

White lights

This house has already strung its white, Christmas lights for the holidays. Lovely lights! 

Tuesday, November 19, 2019

Firewood and Yule decorations

Christmas wreaths and wood for your fireplace are on sale now at Kowalski's grocery store. 

Monday, November 18, 2019

Give joy for $15

Just because I like you?
Just because I love you?
Just because I'm nice?
Just because________. (fill in the blank) 

Sunday, November 17, 2019

Deck the halls

If you want to hang a wreath on your door or in your hallway, stop by Cub Foods grocery store for your pre-Thanksgiving deal on a Christmas wreath.