Friday, January 31, 2020

Hoops in Eagan

The Wildcats of Eagan beat their big rival, Eastview Lightning, is a very close, junior varsity game tonight. 

Thursday, January 30, 2020

Eagan Kickstart Rotary Club

This morning, I attended the 7 am breakfast meeting of the other Rotary club in Eagan. They meet weekly on Thursdays at Granite City Grill on Pilot Knob Road.

Wednesday, January 29, 2020

Snowy driving

Pulled off along the road, I snapped this snowy morning road photo. Is it spring yet?

Monday, January 27, 2020

Stuck in the snow

The pioneers and horses seem to have left the scene. Now it's just a covered wagon in front of Casper's Restaurant.

Sunday, January 26, 2020

Lemony fresh

A lemon tree jumped into my shopping cart at Hyvee grocery store! I wonder how long until lemons will appear.... How big will they be? 

Saturday, January 25, 2020

Classy chandeliers

On Saturday afternoon, I had my haircut as the last customer of the day. The Vincent Salon chandeliers are always brilliant; the haircuts are great and affordable. 

Friday, January 24, 2020

Outstanding office oaks

This clump of frosted oak trees looks glorious out my office window after Wednesday night's snowfall
Photo taken from the Oak Cliff Place building on Nicols Road.

Thursday, January 23, 2020

Cool cat

Can you imagine driving this cat around in the snow? Could be a fun, big toy!

Wednesday, January 22, 2020

Cat and Bobcat parking

Bobcats and cats were all lined up along the street in "The Ridges" neighborhood. Seems like they should move out, non?

Tuesday, January 21, 2020

All lined up

It was a grey day which subdued the actual house colors of these homes in "The Ridges" neighborhood, formerly a golf course. Home prices start at $600,000

Monday, January 20, 2020

It's no picnic!

Nobody was having a picnic lunch at Holland Lake Park! Brrrrr 

Sunday, January 19, 2020

Ice fishing huts

I counted 9 ice fishing huts stationed on Holland Lake off Cliff Road and Lexington Avenue. It's 9 degrees Fahrenheit today but it feels more like a subzero - 10 degrees!

Saturday, January 18, 2020

Frosted Tannenbaums

I think less than 6 inches of snow arrived? I was hoping the trees would be prettier and more snow frosted...

Friday, January 17, 2020

Winter advisory

The long-awaited, huge, snow blizzard has just started. They say 6 - 12 inches by tomorrow.... 

Thursday, January 16, 2020

Need nurtured nails?

Nails, nails, nails! It's only 8 am right now..... you'll need to wait until 10 am! 

Wednesday, January 15, 2020

Free ice skating

The ice rink at Clearwater Park on Pilot Knob Road near Cliff Road is open. A warming house provides respite from the cold. Free fun!  

Tuesday, January 14, 2020

Is it spring yet?

This re-blooming orchid makes one hope that spring is coming soon....

Monday, January 13, 2020

On frozen pond

Didn't Katherine Hepburn star in this 1981 movie entitled "On Frozen Pond?"
Current temps = 16 degrees Fahrenheit (-8 degrees Celsius)

Sunday, January 12, 2020

Pre sunrise view

What do you think of the Lifetime Fitness gym design?

Saturday, January 11, 2020

New sign, new logo

Driving by Bremer Bank, their new sign caught my attention. The installation guys had just finished their work. 

Friday, January 10, 2020

Jr and Sr high bands

Falcon Ridge Middle School and Eastview High School band members held a joint concert at Eastview High School. Both bands played together as the finale. Bravo! Encore! 

Thursday, January 9, 2020

Wash the baby

Sunny and no snow, so the Paradise Car Wash on Town Centre Drive was busy today! 

Wednesday, January 8, 2020

Sunrise at Lifetime

When I walked out of the gym on Tuesday morning, this was my view

Tuesday, January 7, 2020

Cake from Kowalski's

We savored every bite of this chocolate cake.....ummmm, so good!
Served on Danish Christmas plates

Sunday, January 5, 2020

Dinner party

Set for a dinner party with a Brazilian twist and lingering signs of Christmas..... 

Saturday, January 4, 2020

Free throws that count

Eagan High School and Eastview High School teams met on the basketball court! 

Friday, January 3, 2020

2020 in focus

Can you see me? Lots to look forward to in the new year - 2020!

Thursday, January 2, 2020

Where were they?

It was 3:30 pm and I expected to see Lifetime Fitness Gym super packed with the New Year's resolution people.... Maybe they all worked out in the morning? 

Wednesday, January 1, 2020

Cheers to 2020!

Did you have champagne or prosecco last night to toast in the new year and new decade?
Photo by Valdir