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Wednesday – Midweek = “After the Storm” – Black and White Visions

On Monday the local newscasters’ predicted snow after 8:00 p.m. I checked outside – so far the snow had not appeared in Minneapolis MN. The next morning the snow was flying in high winds around the houses and in the … Continue reading

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The Squirrels have disappeared from Washburn Fair Oaks Park…

For several weeks, I was looking for the little jokers who have populated the small park from where I have shared many original photos of over the years. [Wow. That was a long convoluted sentence. I don’t even know how … Continue reading

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“Why is Exposure to Nature So Good for Kids (and Adults)?” = Naturally Human

There was a time not long ago, when every Autumn I made a yearly pilgrimage to the local apple orchards to pick or buy apples. Continue reading

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Spring Sunrise = A Moment of Beauty

While walking to my polling place the sun illuminates the quiet with winter light. Large patches of snow remain. Snow is melting with our mild days. The forecast today is more snow. After all this is the Northland. Spring arrives … Continue reading

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July 4 Walk in Fair Oaks Park Continued = Save Our Park – Part 2

This is a reminder about the Washburn Fair Oaks Park Concept plans to place a parking ramp underneath the park and/or pave over a section of park at this nexus point of the park where you see the person strolling. Continue reading

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