Saturday, October 16, 2021

Casper's colors


The tree in front of Casper's Restaurant on October 1 in the middle of autumn

Friday, October 15, 2021

Friday view


It's kinda quiet, fallen leaves, no snow. Enjoy your weekend

Thursday, October 14, 2021

Eagan Kickstart Rotary Club


Rotary District 5950 Governor Marianna Khauv visited the newer Eagan Kickstart Rotary Club. She gave her message, updates and inspiration to their morning club which meets weekly on Thursdays at 7:00 am at Granite City Grille

Photo by: Mike Ferber, past club president of Eagan Kickstart Rotary Club

Wednesday, October 13, 2021

Classic in black

 This refurbished classic car stood waiting at the Kowalski's grocery store. Sorry, no details. 

Tuesday, October 12, 2021

Leaves and Lexus


The leaves are turning colors everywhere! However, because of the dry, hot summer... the colors aren't as vibrant. 

Monday, October 11, 2021

More pumpkins.....

 At Hyvee grocery store, one can find many orange pumpkins! Future Jack-o-lanterns

Sunday, October 10, 2021

Passing over Eagan

 Lots of airplanes fly over Eagan as they land or take off from the Minneapolis International Airport

Saturday, October 9, 2021

Eagan Rotary Club


Eagan Rotarians posed for a photo after a recent club lunch meeting when District Governor Marianna and past District Governor Tom came for a visit at the Lost Spur Golf Club.  

Photo: Rotarian Tami Phillippi 

Friday, October 8, 2021

Blown up for Halloween

 It's under a month until Halloween..... but they are already all blown up! Jack-o-lanterns!

Thursday, October 7, 2021

Porsche envy


This beautiful, baby blue Porsche sat in the parking lot at Kowalski's grocery store. Just as I photographed it, the attractive, young, blond owner arrived with her groceries.  

Wednesday, October 6, 2021



Cub Foods has a huge amount of various pumpkins for Halloween, fall decorating and even into the  Thanksgiving season. 

Tuesday, October 5, 2021

Got snowblower?


Home Depot seems optimistic that snowblowers will be popular this year!

Monday, October 4, 2021

Hazardous voltage!


Dakota Electric has an electrifying spot off Dodd Road. But don't get too close! 


Sunday, October 3, 2021

La Croix mountain


Can you help me get the green box of bottled water from the top row?! Got ladder? 

Saturday, October 2, 2021

Wall of macrame


Art of the 1970s seems to be making a big comeback. This macrame display is at Artworks

Friday, October 1, 2021

Progress reports


The apartment building is progressing nicely and I picked up garbage bag 111 on a long morning walk! 

Thursday, September 30, 2021

School bus drop-off

 It was an autumn day and the kids were happy to jump off the school bus at home! 

Wednesday, September 29, 2021

Autumn at Achievement

 The fall colors at our Achievement Financial office on Tuesday morning were magnificent! 

Photo by: Olivia Franti

Tuesday, September 28, 2021

September produce


Don't forget to pick up your autumn flower bouquets and fresh produce at the weekly Market Fest on Wednesdays at 4 - 7 pm. 

Monday, September 27, 2021

Orange you loving' it?


This spectacular sculpture has already been featured here before now. I love it! 

Sunday, September 26, 2021

Play or pray on words


A clever message was forecasting the future at Christ Lutheran Church

Saturday, September 25, 2021

Red Beauty


This beautiful, 1964 Chevy Impala was waiting at the red light! What a fun, classic car! 

Friday, September 24, 2021

Momma and her babies


They didn't seem to be very afraid of me spying on them from my car.....

Thursday, September 23, 2021

Thanks to our safety officers


Wednesday marked the 25th annual safety officer recognition event by the Eagan Rotary Club.
Fire Captain Dan (left) and Police Detective Dan were honored. 

Wednesday, September 22, 2021

Karl's classic car


Karl arrived in style in his beautiful, 1952 Ford pick-up. Wonderfully restored, she purred when he pulled up! 

Tuesday, September 21, 2021

Potter wanna be


That boy was enthusiastically questioning the potter for answers and inspiration. Mom and sister quietly watched. 

Monday, September 20, 2021

Another annual Artworks artfair



Artists were ready for art fans on Saturday morning at Artworks on Pilot Knob Road. Luckily, I bet the crowd and found some nice art pieces. 

Sunday, September 19, 2021

Fall harvest festival

Young families showed up in droves to the annual celebration at the pioneer Holz Farm which is now owned and operated by the city. Photos, petting zoom, demonstrations and a farmhouse tour were all available. 

Saturday, September 18, 2021

With artsy friends


Rotarian friends from the Eagan Kickstart Rotary and others joined me in my office for my art "Vernissage" on yesterday's beautiful autumn afternoon. We shared wine, appetizers and a love of  original art. 

Photo by: Valdir 

Friday, September 17, 2021

Do you dare?


Skeletons and other scary Halloween items already wait for you in their yard as we approach October 31! 

Thursday, September 16, 2021

Handicraft trees


Knitting and / or crocheting on the trees by local school children..... artsy! Colorful! Fun! Art Block!

Wednesday, September 15, 2021


 It was a lovely ending to the evening. Almost glorious.... 

Tuesday, September 14, 2021

Big snake


Visit the Caponi Art Park to encounter this huge, ceramic snake! He's not dangerous.... 

Monday, September 13, 2021

Artblock kick-off


Saturday started two weeks of art fun, exhibits, activities and more in Eagan! Art Block!

Sunday, September 12, 2021

Remembering 9/11


American Legian members, Lion Club members, firefighters, police officers, Boy Scouts, Girls Scouts, Eaganites and others gathered for Saturday's 9/11 20th anniversary ceremony at 5 pm at the Eagan Community Center's plaza. 

Saturday, September 11, 2021

Look at my fish, Grandma!


This boy caught a nice fish on Heine Pond! I wonder if he sent it back into the water? 

Photo by: Karen Dare

Friday, September 10, 2021

Somewhere over the rainbow....


While walking along Diffley Road on Wednesday evening, Valdir spotted this magnificent rainbow

Thursday, September 9, 2021

Coneflower envy


Jennifer Peery beautifully captured these coneflowers behind the Eagan Community Center


Wednesday, September 8, 2021

Got signs?


Need a yard reminder that Halloween is coming in October? Swing over to Home Depot

Tuesday, September 7, 2021

Teaming with kids


The park was packed with children on Labor Day; no school and no work.

Monday, September 6, 2021

Outdoor evening


Another dinner outside on the patio of the Lone Oak Grill..... summer is ending. 

Sunday, September 5, 2021

Pumpkins already!


Surprising to see pumpkins this early at Hyvee..... we're in September, not October

Saturday, September 4, 2021

Friday food


 Brazilian meatballs, pasta and pine nuts. Yes, it was yummy. 

Friday, September 3, 2021

Dark and rainy


At 6:30 this morning, it was still dark outside. The days are getting shorter.... 

Thursday, September 2, 2021

Live music


A live singer was entertaining the Market Fest crowd at the Eagan Rotary band shell

Wednesday, September 1, 2021

Cute and crafty


Welcome to September. Need a cute fall decoration for your front steps? 

Tuesday, August 31, 2021

Last water splash?

 These kids were enjoying the last water park fun of August. Splash!

Monday, August 30, 2021

A labyrinth of colors


These beautiful flowers and late summer colors grabbed my attention at the Eagan Community Center

Sunday, August 29, 2021

Where's Waldo?

 The Blue Cross / Blue Shield fields are often busy with kids' soccer practices and games!