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Fall Dry Air Is Here October 21, 2018

Hi All, On to my next challenge for the dry air of Winter is coming and is here with 39% humidity outside. I ordered my personal humidifiers and will be trying to find a solution for traveling outside. I’m hoping a mask will help keep the moisture in but one thing is sure I have … Continue reading

First Snow Fall 2018 and Changing Leaves

October 14th, 2018 Hi From Minneapolis, Minnesota, Cold mornings this week. My warm weather gear has been working for my morning bike rides. My all weather tires arrived so I’ll put them on the bike for better traction soon. For now the better tread I put on for the back wheel is working well. Here’s … Continue reading

First Week of September, 2018 Trail Pictures

Hi, Sunlight is 9 hours 13 minutes for today, I track this with my Apple Watch and it confirms that soon we’ll be starting Fall.  Plants are quickly spreading their seeds so they find a spot for growing next Spring.  My Morning Glories are still blooming along with my sunflowers and wild grasses are forming … Continue reading

Chainbreaker Ride Completed For Me

Hi, I made it from start to 1.75 miles up 116 Feet with a pack that was well over a loaded grocery bag – 3 bottles of water and repair kit. We also had an air quality index over 101 which means high level of pollutions particles making breathing difficult for sensitive groups – those … Continue reading

First Morning Glories of 2018 and Other Sites in Minneapolis, MN

Bike Trail and Walk Pictures First Part of July, 2018

Happy Saturday – 70 F in Minneapolis Today

Hi, I hope this post finds everyone well and finding the sunshine even on a cloudy day. I’ve finished planting my terrace garden now after the mallard duck had 6 eggs hatch in one of my terrace pots. In the nest pot there was one Morning Glory plant started all on its own from last … Continue reading

Fort Snelling State Park August 1st, 2017 Walk Pictures

Hi All,I enjoy Fort Snelling State Park walking paths. Today I went on the trail where the planes fly over – so close you could almost reach out and touch them.The airport commission restored the wetlands so its only fair that the aircraft are a big part of the Fort Snelling Hiking experience. The habitat … Continue reading

Boonsboro Maryland Neighborhood Pictures from July 21 – 23, 2017 Vacation Trip

Hi All, Last weekend I traveled to see my favorite author, Nora Roberts in Boonsboro, Maryland.  Here are some pictures from the neighborhoods around her husband’s bookstore in Boonsboro.  The yards are beautifully maintained with flowering trees and bushes.  A lovely place to spend time visiting historic landmarks with Civil War sites within a few … Continue reading

Christmas Cactus Blooming for Easter 2017

Dear Friends, Stomach Flu last week made me slow down.  Just as the body knows how to rid itself of germs it doesn’t need or want I found the strength to see endure.  After the fever left, I had time to clean and in the cleaning I started seeing my plants – my Christmas Cactus … Continue reading