The Target store was closed on Christmas Day, as it should be. It was just very unusual to see a completely empty parking lot.
On Sunday, three candles will be lit on a Christmas wreath: two purples ones and the pink candle which represents the third Sunday of Advent. The third Sunday is called "Gaudete Sunday."
Photo by: Kristel Venzke-Wittstruck
Sue Luse caught her daughter, Chelsea, and niece, Brianna, preparing the "lefse" for their Norwegian Christmas Eve dinner last year. Lefse is cooked on a flat griddle with a mixture of potatoes and butter. Then one puts butter on it and normally white or brown sugar - so good!
Photo by: Sue Luse
We'll have no grandparents and no extended family for Thanksgiving dinner this year due to Covid. But we give thanks for our many blessings, good health and delicious food.
The turkey is stuffed with whole onions and lemons. Under the skin, a mix of butter, parsley and some other secret ingredients will flavor it! It's almost ready for the oven on Thursday morning....
We celebrated Veterans Day on 11-11-2020, an annual event for the Eagan Rotary Club. The Eagan Kickstart Rotary Club also participated in this event which honored three veterans, two present and one at home in Covid quarantine.