Monday, March 31, 2014

Blending in...

We walked our dog past my favorite house on Sunday evening.
iPhone photo

Sunday, March 30, 2014

The new black in 2014….

Why wear black when you could wear bright, cheery colors? How does your back hallway look? 

Saturday, March 29, 2014

Homie history

Home Federal Bank celebrated its 80th anniversary with a ribbon cutting in its Eagan branch with members of the Dakota County Chamber of Commerce. Congrats!
Photo submitted by Branch President Scott Swenson

Friday, March 28, 2014

One last snow?

Flakes flew as I left work in my Swedish car...

Thursday, March 27, 2014

Moving away

Are they packing up and heading away from the snow?
iPhone photo

Wednesday, March 26, 2014

I want summer...

I want to go canoeing with my family on a lake wearing shorts and sandals. I'm tired of winter now. 

Tuesday, March 25, 2014

Too early...

The picnic table will have to wait a bit longer. 

Monday, March 24, 2014

Do gooders alert!

Several Eagan Interact Club members volunteered at "Feed My Starving Children" last week. They packed meals to ship to starving people far away.
Smartphone photo by Rotarian Amy Nosbush Reinke 

Sunday, March 23, 2014

Family foodie fun

I put together a colorful fruit and veggie tray for our family movie night, part of our dinner!

Saturday, March 22, 2014

"Empty Bowls"

Throngs of people selected handmade bowls and donated money at the 5th annual food shelf fundraiser held at St. John Newman Catholic Church.  Proceeds benefited the "Open Door," the newly renamed Eagan and Lakeville food pantries. 

Friday, March 21, 2014

Sunny street

The sun shone on the snow…. melt, snow, melt! 
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Thursday, March 20, 2014

Spring, not yet…

My view as I arrived at work on Wednesday morning…. fresh snow, again! 

Wednesday, March 19, 2014

Mt Dirty Snow

A huge mountain of darkened snow sits along Rahn Road near Target! Yuck!

Tuesday, March 18, 2014

Make a wish...

Our oldest daughter celebrated her birthday yesterday on St. Patrick's Day

Monday, March 17, 2014

Sunny Sunday stroll

Elsa and I walked around the neighborhood. She sat for just a moment...

Sunday, March 16, 2014

Michael's melting mountain

Many cul-du-sacs in Eagan have large snow mountains from winter's record snowfall

Saturday, March 15, 2014

March moon madness

The moon shone brightly last night; I tried out my new tripod! 

Friday, March 14, 2014

Someone's new neighbors

Builders were working on this new house in the Madelyn Woods neighborhood off Cliff Road just east of Highway 35E.  My shoes became muddy….

Thursday, March 13, 2014

At the bank

The snow banks are starting to melt...

Wednesday, March 12, 2014


This covered wagon stands surrounded by snow piles

Tuesday, March 11, 2014


Sooooo glad to see a big, springtime puddle….

Monday, March 10, 2014


The parking lot snowbanks are shrinking! Wahoo!

Sunday, March 9, 2014

Subway Saturday

On the fly, we stopped for a quick Subway….

Saturday, March 8, 2014


The snow is melting...slowly!

Friday, March 7, 2014

Sunrise at Lifetime

It was 6 am or so and I was running in for a workout….
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Thursday, March 6, 2014

Snowy trail...

It's difficult for bicyclists to travel down this bike path, currently...

Wednesday, March 5, 2014

Winter fashion

Jordan sported his winter GQ look. Yep, it's still winter in Eagan

Tuesday, March 4, 2014

Lonely ice

The Goat Hill Park ice rink was quiet at lunchtime...

Monday, March 3, 2014

you + me = hunger free

Local Eagan volunteers bagged groceries at Cub Foods to raise funds to support the Eagan Lakeville Foodshelf

Sunday, March 2, 2014

Snow covered trail

High snowbanks and snowy roads….

Saturday, March 1, 2014

Red and ready

This guy has a side snow plowing business apparently...