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Bike Trail – Storm Damage Along the Minneapolis Diagonal Trail – July 21, 2019

Hi All, Sunny bike ride this morning – 70 F with 73% humidity. My overall average speed was 5.1 miles an hour and average heart rate 103 bpm. I covered 5.07 miles. Total time 59:23 minutes. I had fun and kept the meter running on my watches even during breaks this time. I thought my … Continue reading

Calm After the Storm July 15, 2019

Summer Garden Pictures Closing Days of June, 2019

Hi All, I hope the beginning of the Summer Season is treating you well wherever you are in the Northern Hemisphere. Here in Minneapolis it has been a warm 2nd weekend of Summer. High humidity has brought us into the sub-tropics without even needing to take a trip. Some lightning and thunder so far this … Continue reading

Bike Trail Pictures – June 16, 2019

Hi All, I hope you’re enjoying your Father’s Day. My Dad died January 6, 2018 at 79 years old. He had lived a long life & after battling dementia for several years I know he’s in a better place. I’ve decided to just keep living the best life I can & not dwell on the … Continue reading

Bike Trail Pictures Weekend 2 June 8, 2019

Hi All, Lovely day for a bike ride in Minneapolis Minnesota. More ducklings hatched & a pair of wild turkey came to visit. Also, 3 buds on my peony bush this time. The ants are busy helping the blossoms open. Here’s some pictures from the day.

Bike Trail Pictures June 2, 2019

Hi All, My first bike ride of the Spring season was a little more than 4 miles in about 44 minutes. The tune up involved adjusting the front brake caliper, oiling the chain and derailer. I also pumped up the tires put on the front tire. All survived the winter in the back of my … Continue reading

Memorial Garden Terrace Pot Brings Forth 8 Mallard Hatchlings

Hi All, New life is coming from my Memorial Terrace Garden. Our rainy duck weather today in Minneapolis greeted 8 new Mallard ducklings. The mother duck chose well. A big pot on my terrace about 7 feet from the sidewalk with a morning glory trellis that limited the size of the bird that could access … Continue reading

Fall is Coming in Minneapolis, Minnesota

Hi, I found some leaves changing along the trail. Here’s a few highlights from my bike rides and walking trails. The sun has been hot here – 90 F for a high yesterday and sunny and humid. I’m hopeful the rain stops falling in North and South Carolina soon and I hope all get the … Continue reading

Antietam In Sharpsburg, Maryland Reverent Moments to Share

Hi All, Last Sunday, July 23, 2017, I had the honor to walk where soldiers fought the most bloody battle of the Civil War.  In just one day on September 17th, 1862, 23,000 Americans lost their lives.  All Americans fighting for their country for different ideals that by the end of the day neither side … 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

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