Thursday, July 31, 2014

Classic car coveting

So many delicious, classic cars…… yummy! 

Wednesday, July 30, 2014


It was early evening; brother and sister seemed frozen like a statue!

Tuesday, July 29, 2014

The Hollywoods

I missed Elvis but "The Hollywoods" played Elvis era music for dancers and a huge crowd of lawn chair spectators. 

Monday, July 28, 2014

From Sweden to Eagan

My mother's second cousin, Hjördis Lundgren, and her daughter, Jenny, visited us from Örnsköldsvik, Sweden. We visited them in 2010. Mycket roligt! 

Sunday, July 27, 2014

Hanging flowers

So many beautiful flowers….Which color?!

Saturday, July 26, 2014

It's getting political...

Election day is coming up again soon so we'll see more lawn signs….

Friday, July 25, 2014

Byerlys flag

Byerlys flag was flying in the wind on a July afternoon. 
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Thursday, July 24, 2014

Parking lot xylophones

The Minnesota Brass were practicing out on the former Lockheed Martin parking lot.  They tour with a complete marching band of instruments.

Wednesday, July 23, 2014

Sidewalk view

Flowers in the evening sunlight on the walk with the dog….

Tuesday, July 22, 2014

Cosmetic surgery

A vacant bank along Cliff Road had its drive-thru removed.  Wonder how the remodeled building will eventually be used?

Monday, July 21, 2014

Motorcycle Monday

Biker Steve paused for a photo along one of the last dirt roads in Eagan. Vroom, Vroom!

Sunday, July 20, 2014

Evening dip

Cascade Bay water park remained open all evening until 10 pm on Saturday night.
Photo by Twila 

Saturday, July 19, 2014

Shadow people

A crowd gathered at the Eagan Rotary Bandshell for live music recently at the weekly Market Fest

Friday, July 18, 2014

Taipei to Eagan

Terry Wu, a Taiwanese Rotary youth exchange student in Eagan back in 2009, returned for a visit. 

Thursday, July 17, 2014

Pretty pink classic

Yesterday was a perfect evening to admire a field of classic cars at Market Fest! Sadly, Elvis left before we arrived.  (Anybody get a good Elvis photo? - contact me!)

Wednesday, July 16, 2014

Classic car craze

Don't miss the classic cars and ELVIS today at Market Fest

Tuesday, July 15, 2014

We scream 4 ice cream

Swing over to Market Fest tomorrow afternoon 4 - 8 pm for ice cream, other foods, farmers market produce, classic cars and ELVIS!

Monday, July 14, 2014

Wednesday jammin'

Last Wednesday, this group performed for the weekly Market Fest crowd gathered at the Eagan Rotary bandshell. This week Wednesday: classic cars and Elvis!!

Sunday, July 13, 2014

Sweet Sheila's sweets

Our friend, Sheila Hittner, celebrated her 50th birthday in style with 200 guests, an incredible buffet, live music, casino games and these yummy desserts! Cheers to the birthday girl!

Saturday, July 12, 2014

Day lilies for days...

Yellow flowers are the reason for the season! 

Friday, July 11, 2014

Fishing training

Instruction in the art of fishing appeared in process at Holland Lake

Thursday, July 10, 2014

Fresh and lush

Consider a walk along a path at Holland Lake….

Wednesday, July 9, 2014

A new sheriff in town...

Dr. Tom Wilson, retired Eagan High School principal, assumed presidency of the Eagan Rotary Club on July 1, the beginning of the Rotary year

Tuesday, July 8, 2014

Brain Freeze

Ambassador candidates devoured their way through scoops of vanilla ice cream at an eating contest last Friday afternoon at Eagan's July 4th Funfest

Monday, July 7, 2014

Rockin' with Rockstars

July 4th Funfest attendees rocked out to loud music on Friday night before the fireworks

Sunday, July 6, 2014

Clowns and cars

The clowns lined up before the July 4th Funfest parade began. 

Fancy cars and flags!

Saturday, July 5, 2014

An explosive ending

Fantastic fireworks illuminated the Eagan sky at the Eagan Community Center on Friday night! Which one of these four July 4th fireworks do you like the best?!

It's a double

Go green

The Grand Finale

Friday, July 4, 2014

Beginning with the flags...

The Color Guard lined up and waited to begin Eagan's July 4th Funfest parade

Thursday, July 3, 2014

Need for speed

Spinning and going upside down….. not for everyone! 
Eagan's July 4th Funfest!

Wednesday, July 2, 2014

Finding fair food & fun

The fair rides and food stands were being set up on Tuesday. So, Wednesday you can ride and eat and get crazy at the Eagan July 4th Funfest! Don't miss Friday morning's parade and the fireworks and so much more! 

Tuesday, July 1, 2014

Orange juice

Traffic was stopped and VIVINT orange caught my attention.