Tag Archives: Minnesota

Lake of Isles ~ The Canada Geese Picnic at the Lake & How to Cope with Humans

Lake of the Isles is one of the three lakes inside of the city. It’s closed of to traffic and that’s since the start of the Shutdown stage. It is a place of beauty lined by mansions. Every year there a few Canada Geese who stop over Continue reading

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Sunny Day = Welcome to Spring in the Northland – A Walk in the Neighborhood

After a longer than normal winter finally Spring has truly begun. Here’s what I saw in the neighborhood. It was a white, pink, lavender, deep purple and blue flowered day. Continue reading

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Down By The River = Mississippi River Visit to Saint Anthony Falls

The Mighty Mississippi River is a short drive from where I live.  Since we are now allowed to drive for leisure and the weather on Thursday was sunny, it was a perfect opportunity to go to St Anthony Falls and take a few photos. Continue reading

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A Contemplative Life = Walk in Fair Oaks Park – Snow April 12, 2020

Outside my kitchen window the snow started out gently Sunday April 12 , 2020. Later in the day I went for a walk to the Washburn Fair Oaks Park. The wind and snow felt exhilarating. Weather can really affect my … Continue reading

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Weekend Lyndale Farmers Market = Autumn Bounty

Made a trip to the Lyndale Farmers’ Market. Each week the produce offerings change. I went for flowers, broccoli, parsley, zucchini and golden beets. It was a grey day. Inspired by all the beautiful colors and being partial to dahlias…took … Continue reading

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