Sunday, April 18, 2021

Not yet....


 We arrived at Holz Farm and found nobody there. The spring festival is later in May.  Oooops! 

Saturday, April 17, 2021

Before hours

 


Not a soul was shopping at 9 am as I walked through the Eagan Outlet Mall. Beautiful weather today so it will be crowded after 11 am. 

Thursday, April 15, 2021

April tulips

 


Tulips to brighten your day! Happy spring

Wednesday, April 14, 2021

Snowy regards

 


Out my office balcony, I see the snow dusting the trees and ground. It's 32 degrees and overcast. 

Tuesday, April 13, 2021

Canadian surprise


Gary Hansen was surprised to see a Canadian goose at his back door. Probably a solicitor! 
 

Monday, April 12, 2021

Last Monday's weather

 


Sorry to dwell on last week's weather but I'm missing it..... it felt like summer

Sunday, April 11, 2021

Volunteer firefighter

 


Jeff served the Eagan community as a firefighter for several years before he and his family moved to Colorado. 

Saturday, April 10, 2021

Red car, railroad car

 


Railroad cars were parked along the track near the recycling center when I dropped off my old, dead printer. 

Friday, April 9, 2021

Bambi

 


While walking around the paths at the Eagan Community Center, I spotted this lone fawn

Thursday, April 8, 2021

New firefighters

 


On Tuesday evening, 19 new, full-time firefighters were sworn in at one of the fire stations. And 18 of the new firefighters were funded through a Federal SAFER grant - one of the largest grants in the nation. 

Wednesday, April 7, 2021

Jump off the bus, Gus

 


Kids were arriving home by school bus, the sun was shining and the weather felt wonderful. 

Tuesday, April 6, 2021

Hanging baskets

 


It must be spring.... the grocery store is now selling beautiful flower baskets

Monday, April 5, 2021

Spring sprung

 


The trees are budding out and spring has arrived! The snow is gone! Today will be over 75 degrees!

Sunday, April 4, 2021

Easter cookies

 


Such cute, pretty, Easter cookies await you at Hyvee bakery..... 

Saturday, April 3, 2021

Got Spirit?

 


Lavin Mansukhani captured a SPIRIT airplane flying over Eagan. It almost looks like the plane will land on the Eagan technology tower...... 

Friday, April 2, 2021

Like popsicles ...

 


These colorful basketball hoops will provide fun, whimsical playing for hours when they are ready

Thursday, April 1, 2021

April showers, bring May flowers!

 


Members of the Eagan Rotary Club's fundraiser committee smiled with their rain gear for our April theme group photo on ZOOM. RAIN or shine, our "Live to Give" fun walk fundraiser will happen on Saturday, May 15 at the Eagan Community Center by the Eagan Rotary Bandshell. 

For more details and to donate to our fundraiser, please visit our website. 

www.EaganRotary.givesmart.com 


Wednesday, March 31, 2021

When will it be ready....


When the playground is finished.....

When the Covid-19 pandemic has greatly diminished...... 

When school vacation has almost started........ 

When the parking lot is completed....... 

When then? 

Tuesday, March 30, 2021

Oregonian dinner

 


Because my sister will be visiting from Eugene, Oregon.... 

Monday, March 29, 2021

High mileage

 


This beat up RV was parked in a nearby parking lot. It holds lots of miles and surely lots of stories.... 

Sunday, March 28, 2021

Window on the wetlands

 


The sun was shining and blue skies greeted me on my afternoon walk. The snow and ice are off the wetlands pond. 

Saturday, March 27, 2021

Hop on the bus, Gus!

 


The school bus picked up two school kids; off they go! 

#yellowmellow

Friday, March 26, 2021

Brick oven bus

 


This used to be a school bus but now they bake pizzas in their onboard brick oven. 

Thursday, March 25, 2021

Momma and her babies

 


I was surprised to see her and her two fawns. They stood still while I photographed them out my car window, stopped in the road. 

Wednesday, March 24, 2021

Sunrise at work

 


Brad Chapdelaine captured this magnificent sunrise at his work last week. Glorious

#waybackWednesday

Tuesday, March 23, 2021

Walking on water

 


These Canadian geese were strolling around on top of Thomas Lake, honking all the way! 

Monday, March 22, 2021

Need some sugar?

 


Hyvee always offers a huge selection of donuts! Oh my goodness.... 

Sunday, March 21, 2021

Jeep view

 


Driving all the way from Alaska seems like a long way to come to shop at Kowalski's Market.... 

Saturday, March 20, 2021

Lucky Charms

 


A little late for St. Patrick's Day but this cereal display caught my attention at Hyvee!

Friday, March 19, 2021

Winter or spring

 


Wednesday morning felt more like January than mid-March...... but we're getting closer to spring

Thursday, March 18, 2021

Pretty in purple

 

Andrea Kostiuk caught this gorgeous sunrise off her deck on Monday morning. Wow! 

#ThrowbackThursday

Wednesday, March 17, 2021

Happy St Patrick's Day!

 

Members of the Eagan Rotary Club fundraiser planning committee dressed up for a fun, team, theme photo! 

Our fun walk fundraiser in May: www.EaganRotary.givesmart.com

#StPatricksDay

Tuesday, March 16, 2021

Daybreak in Cedar Grove

 


Monday morning started off with some beautiful colors. Enjoy your week! 

Monday, March 15, 2021

Walkin' the dawgs

 


She was out walking her two greyhound dogs. Wonder if they ever ran races? 

Sunday, March 14, 2021

Quiet Caribou Coffee

 


We stopped in for coffee drinks. It was quite quiet...... rather unusual. 

Saturday, March 13, 2021

Oh, what a Teeling!

 


If you're looking for a yummy selection of Irish Whiskies, then head over to the Eagan Arms Public House at 4250 Lexington Avenue South. Cheers! 

Friday, March 12, 2021

Puppy power!

 


A client, Marilyn, stopped by my office with her new 3 month old Portuguese Water dog named Beauregard.  

Thursday, March 11, 2021

Rainy news

 


It was a rainy day in Eagan on Wednesday but that makes the snow melt! One day closer to spring

The view from my office at Achievement Financial

Wednesday, March 10, 2021

Kowalski's car wash

 


It was good to wash off the winter dirt and look forward to spring

Tuesday, March 9, 2021

The Open Door

 


This food-shelf, located on Cedar Grove Parkway, serves food and hope to many hungry people in Eagan and Dakota County

Bravo to them for their incredible mission and work! 

Monday, March 8, 2021

Happy International Women's Day

 


Whether you are feeling graceful or not, we admire, respect and celebrate you women today! This one is from my photo archives. Spring is coming...... 

#InternationalWomensDay

Sunday, March 7, 2021

an orange sunset

 


with just seconds to spare, i photographed the sunset just before the sun dipped below the horizon 

Saturday, March 6, 2021

Upcoming holiday fun

 


St. Patrick's Day is fast approaching so I bought some fun and a bit silly stuff to wear at my local "dollar store" for just $3.21

Friday, March 5, 2021

Playground snowman

 


Will this snowman melt soon? It's March.... but we could have another blizzard?! 

Thursday, March 4, 2021

A Lull in the road

 


Not the usual vehicle on the road next to the new apartment building under construction... 

Wednesday, March 3, 2021

Grandparents

 


John and Dianne made a snowman with their two granddaughters and the dog! 

Tuesday, March 2, 2021

Hippy types

 


Spotted these snow people on my way to work. I'm not judging but they have really big, round lower halves. 

Monday, March 1, 2021

Last day of Feb

 


Sunday morning was a snowy one. How much snow will we get in March?!

Sunday, February 28, 2021

Let us break bread together

 


One doesn't have to go to Europe for great bread; one can buy it at Hyvee bakery! 

Saturday, February 27, 2021

Ice rescue training

 


These professional Eagan firefighters were just three of the participants in a recent ice rescue certification. 

Photo by: Eagan fire department