Sunday, July 31, 2022

Curb appeal

 Isn't this a lovely house? What do you think of the design? 

Saturday, July 30, 2022


 Summer flowers after springtime showers! Ah, the sunflowers

Friday, July 29, 2022

Got bass?

 These young boys were fishing and I quietly took their photo. 

Thursday, July 28, 2022

July 4th kiddos

 These two beauties were excited about the July 4th parade in Eagan! 


Photo by: Mike Sapina

Wednesday, July 27, 2022

Garden boxes

These resident garden boxes seem to be flourishing at a senior independent living apartment complex. 

Tuesday, July 26, 2022

Dogs on Diffley

This woman's two, beautiful, chocolate labs caught my attention at the stoplight at the corner of Lexington Avenue and Diffley Road. 

Monday, July 25, 2022

Artful RED


This tall, newer art sculpture has no artist's name plaque.  I wonder who the artist is and the title of the work.... 

Sunday, July 24, 2022

Seeds on good soil

 They have a good message for summer.... got it? 


Saturday, July 23, 2022

Life's a garden


Blooms and beauty are all around us - we just have to look for them! 

Photo by: Cathy Patterson Miller 

Friday, July 22, 2022

Red and orange

The orange daylilies were so lovely against the red farm building.... 


Thursday, July 21, 2022

Golden hour

 The light was magnificent and my timing was just right! 

Wednesday, July 20, 2022

Soon another salon

 In no time, they'll be giving haircuts and more in this new salon. How long will construction take? 

Tuesday, July 19, 2022

Construction chaos

Tina Sheppard spotted these smashed up construction cones. Maybe people are getting tired of construction delays and now rebelling? 

Monday, July 18, 2022

Grand opening day!

Today is the big welcoming day at the newly built Olive Garden Restaurant near Hyvee. Stop in for pasta, good bread and a glass of wine

Sunday, July 17, 2022


 The mannequins were posing quietly at Old Navy.... and not moving. 

Saturday, July 16, 2022

Balcony update

The plants and flowers are flourishing on our balcony. Come join us for a cup of morning coffee with a view! 

Friday, July 15, 2022



This beautiful, pioneer, red barn at Holz Farm always makes me smile with every visit.

Thursday, July 14, 2022

Got Zinnias?


Those pink and orange flowers are available now at Kowalski's grocery store! But hurry up! 

Wednesday, July 13, 2022

Stray cat

 A sweet cat stopped by our garage on Saturday night; lovable but my allergies won't allow for a cat. 

Tuesday, July 12, 2022

Snack packs

Members of the Eagan Kickstart Rotary Club packed Mobile Lunchbox Snackpacks for the Open Door Foodshelf

Monday, July 11, 2022

Quilts display


These three lovely ladies greeted me at the Holz Farm event on Sunday afternoon. Vintage and new quilts were displayed and visitors could tour the old pioneer farm house! 

Sunday, July 10, 2022


 Friends came over for a Brazilian lunch of feijoada; we started with Caipirinha drinks! Cheers! 

Saturday, July 9, 2022

Glass flower

 Could have, should have bought me a glass, metal flower to decorate a flower pot at the Eagan art fair! 

Friday, July 8, 2022

Eagan Ambassadors

These young ladies represent Eagan in many parades and other events.  They braved the rainy July 4th parade and kept waving and smiling! 

Photo by: Karen Dare

Thursday, July 7, 2022

Parade route

 John Plut captured the July 4th Funfest parade as is inched up Yankee Doodle Road in the rain. 

Wednesday, July 6, 2022

Drivin' in the rain

 The July 4th parade along Yankee Doodle Road was rainy but fun! 

Photo by: Mike Feber of him driving Ambassadors in his car

Tuesday, July 5, 2022

Ferris wheel

Several carnival rides thrilled and entertained Funfest attendees at the Eagan Community Center grounds. 

Photo by: Tami Phillippi

Monday, July 4, 2022

Ready, set, go!!!

Eagan Kick-start Rotary Club President Dianne Miller started the young kids race at Thomas Lake Park, one of the many fun activities with the Eagan July 4th Funfest
Photo by: Michael Proebstle 

Sunday, July 3, 2022

Keep cool!

 These kids were playing at the water park near the Eagan Community Center on a hot day! 

Saturday, July 2, 2022

Festival singers

 This band was performing at the Eagan Art Festival last weekend. Great music! 

Friday, July 1, 2022

Dog walker

 The dogs were out for a walk and she had to pick up after them...