Tuesday, September 27, 2022

Lovely Fern

When green hair is the new style in Eagan..... 

Photo by: Valdir

Monday, September 26, 2022

Pumpkins galore!

Trader Joe's is selling beautiful pumpkins for $4.49 each.  Such a lovely autumn sight! 

Sunday, September 25, 2022

Held together

 This Silverado truck seemed to be held together with orange tape and pieces of wood.... 

Saturday, September 24, 2022

319's sunrise

School bus driver Jennifer Peery captured this gorgeous, autumn sunrise recently.  

Friday, September 23, 2022

National ice cream cone day

Cupcake store invited the community to enjoy Sebastian Joes ice cream on Thursday for $1 per scoop. I recommend the coffee, chocolate chip variety! Yum! 

Thursday, September 22, 2022

Farm fresh food and flowers

The weekly Market Fest farmers' market is overflowing with fresh, yummy produce. Flowers, honey, coffee, soaps, etc can be found, too! 

Wednesday, September 21, 2022

Pottery for sale

Some students' pottery was displayed for sale on Sunday afternoon at the Eagan Art House. I found some artsy deals! 

Tuesday, September 20, 2022

Pottery demo

 A local potter demonstrated his talent at the Eagan Art House on Sunday afternoon. 

Monday, September 19, 2022

Farewell to HRH Queen Elizabeth II


This morning, live on BBC TV, I watched the funeral in Westminster Abbey of Queen Elizabeth in my living room in Eagan.

Sunday, September 18, 2022

Family dinner

My parents and sister joined us for dinner. Our friend Jamin was also happy to enjoy the leek risotto with burgundy wine sauce, caramelized pearl onions, cognac sautéed organic mushrooms, confit tomatoes, teriyaki pork tenderloin, sautéed carrots, bacon sprinkles and radish sprouts.  All cooked by Valdir!  

Saturday, September 17, 2022


 This cute gal is meant to scare off the crows.... a fun yard ornament! 

Friday, September 16, 2022

Jack-o-lanterns and more

 This "neighbor" on Rahn Road always goes crazy decorating his yard for Halloween.... 

Thursday, September 15, 2022

Morning tractor

It was 6:30 am and a tractor was gliding along Diffley Road. Surprising!

Wednesday, September 14, 2022

Frightened frog?

 Such a cute frog.... is he hiding or a little bit scared? 

Photo by: Mike Sapina

Tuesday, September 13, 2022

Some guidelines....

 Well, we all have to follow the rules in Eagan.....

Monday, September 12, 2022



On my Sunday afternoon stroll, I passed these tall, yellow flowers

Sunday, September 11, 2022

Sunny Sunday


Sending you beautiful weather and best wishes for a "Funday Sunday!" 

Saturday, September 10, 2022

British singer

Florence + the Machine performed recently at the Xcel Center in downtown St. Paul, an easy drive for us from Eagan.

Friday, September 9, 2022


 Those orange, lovable pumpkins! Pumpkin pie? Pumpkin bars? 

Thursday, September 8, 2022

From Tokyo to Eagan

My friend, Yukari from Tokyo, is visiting and she gave me a Japanese lacquer plate for the Hagen Art Gallery

Wednesday, September 7, 2022

On target for Halloween?

 As you see, Target is all ready for Halloween shoppers. Can you imagine this at your house? 

Tuesday, September 6, 2022

Labor Day lunch

 People were lunching out on the patio at Doolittle's Restaurant on Labor Day. Love it! 

Monday, September 5, 2022

Hornet or wasp?

 Local photog hobbyist, Cathy Patterson Miller, captured this winged insect on garlic chive flowers


Sunday, September 4, 2022

Bike envy?

 Do you like the bike? Does it belong to Mike

Saturday, September 3, 2022


The Eastview High School girls volleyball team was back in action this week. They lost a game and won one. 

Friday, September 2, 2022

Ready for Halloween?

 Hyvee grocery store already has its Halloween candy out on display. Seems a bit early.... 

Thursday, September 1, 2022

1st day back to school

Kai posed for the annual back to school photo for his mother.

Photo by: Lori

Wednesday, August 31, 2022

Mums are on the way....

This flower pots greeted me at Kowalski's grocery store.  Then I noticed the mums.... an autumn flower..... 

Tuesday, August 30, 2022


 This little pollinator was flying around in front of Cathy Patterson Miller's camera lens. Snap!  

Monday, August 29, 2022

Purple clouds

 These pretty, puffy, purple clouds were a good start to my day. 

Sunday, August 28, 2022

Rope and duct tape

 This car with its temporary repair caught my attention in the Cole Salon's parking lot. 

Saturday, August 27, 2022

The Magic Flute

Nearly 300 people gathered at Caponi Art Park on Friday evening to watch a modern interpretation of "The Magic Flute" performed by "Mixed Precipitation." They called it a "Pick-up Truck opera." 

Friday, August 26, 2022

$15 per hour

Taco Bell on Cliff Road is remodeling their restaurant. How much do they pay fast food restaurant workers per hour where you live? 

Thursday, August 25, 2022

Fresh bouquet for you

This $10 bouquet of flowers was purchased at the Market Fest's Farmers Market. Enjoy! 

Wednesday, August 24, 2022

Market Fest

Remember that the weekly Market Fest is on Wednesdays from 4 - 8 pm. Live music also plays there at the Eagan Rotary bandshell. Buy flowers, produce, raw honey, handmade soaps and enjoy food or ice cream from the food trucks! 

Tuesday, August 23, 2022

Grupo Mio

 This traditional Tejano band played at the Eagan Rotary Bandshell at Market Fest last Wednesday. 

Monday, August 22, 2022

Big buck!

 This 8 or 10 point buck ran away from my car and iPhone camera one morning on my way to the gym. 

Sunday, August 21, 2022

Accident event

A traffic accident on Saturday night brought police cars, an ambulance and fire trucks to the Silver Bell Road and Nicols Road intersection.  Details are still pending...

Saturday, August 20, 2022

At Trader Joe's

 Over the lunch hour, I stopped by Trader Joe's to buy an orchid for my office. Love that place! 

Friday, August 19, 2022

Salt and Pepper?


Lauren was walking her two beautiful dogs. I forgot to ask their names.... any guesses? 

Thursday, August 18, 2022

Lucky 7

 This neighborhood flock of Canadian geese was strolling down the sidewalk.... 

Wednesday, August 17, 2022

Driving suggestions

School bus driver Jennifer Peery reminds people to drive defensively, slow down and be patient on the road. 

Selfie photo by: Jennifer 

Tuesday, August 16, 2022

Chicken and sides

 This was my lunch recently at home.  What did you have for lunch

Monday, August 15, 2022

Over the net

 They're still playing beach volleyball at Cedarvale Bowling. I guess they'll play into September? 

Sunday, August 14, 2022

Dog park

 This new apartment building has an onsite "dog park" for its dog owner tenants, a nice "amenity."

Saturday, August 13, 2022

Salon update

 The hair salon construction is progressing nicely.  When will they give their first haircuts

Friday, August 12, 2022

Under $4

 Exciting to see our local gas price drop below $4 per galloon! How much does gas cost by you? 

Thursday, August 11, 2022

Voting booth

 After checking in with a voting judge, one takes the ballot to a voting booth. How is it by you?