We decided it was time to take a break from all the insanity and Afton State Park Minnesota was a perfect respite. Fall is definitely in the air! The park is gorgeous with plenty of places to hike and birdwatch- also spend a night or two in a cabin, tent or yurt. If apple dessertsContinue reading “Getaway!”
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Final Garden Update?
Flower close ups! Is this the garden’s last hurrah?
Friday update from the wildflower garden
There are a few new stars of the garden!
Dylan the Tabby is bored
The Wildflower Garden
The secrets of the wildflower garden are slowly being revealed. I look forward to sharing updates. 🌞
It’s going to be a hot day furriends!
Wild (Woke) W7th, St Paul, MN
I wanted to share a few images from a 4 mile walk around our neighborhood. W7th strong! The first picture is of two small business owners about whom I have blogged over the years (7th Street Tattoo, 7th Street Barbers). Also pictured is Shamrock’s Pub and Schmidt Brewery Complex and Keg and Case Market.
A Community Despairs
When will we learn? My cities (St Paul and Minneapolis) are, literally, on fire. “No justice, no peace.” We demand justice for the murder of George Floyd. Curfews are in place. Peaceful protests continue. We walked through our neighborhood this afternoon. A very different place. The world has seen the images. Cities around the countryContinue reading “A Community Despairs”
A walk in the neighborhood…6 feet of separation please
We got outside for a bit to check on the neighborhood. The Mississippi River is running high and fast and the car wash is closed (much to the dismay of the gentleman pictured in this post) but people are out and about.