Monthly Archives: June 2015

I enjoyed a couple hours this afternoon at the Afton Strawberry Festival. In the park I wandered from vendor to vendor looking at homemade jams and salsa, photography, crafts, jewelry, and much more. Up the street I went into Squire House Gardens – a store located in a house filled with cool garden items, knick.
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Today was a tour day with Valley Tours. I took 32 people on a lunch cruise on the Mississippi River, and then to a show on the Minnesota Centennial Showboat – a docked paddlewheeler theatre. The day was beautiful, the lunch not bad (the desserts were excellent!), and it was an enjoyable cruise on the.
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I tried a new restaurant in Bayport, MN this morning for breakfast – Letoile Du Nord (it means the North Star). It was excellent. I had the Savory Eggs Benedict – ham, tomato kasundi, kale, arugula, potatoes and hollandaise, served on a savory waffle. Their menu is quite different and I had never had Belgian.
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Click here: Oak Island Shark Attack Video The link above is a news item from CNN about two shark attacks this past Sunday in waist-deep water off the beach in Oak Island, North Carolina I own a house there, and have walked this beach many times – swam in the exact same waters. You hear.
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I played hooky on Tuesday and visited the Minnesota Landscape Arboretum. Located in Chaska, it features 1,137 acres of natural areas, public gardens, and more than 5,000 plant species. The day was hot – almost 90 – and the sun was out in full force. I hiked all over the place taking photos and admiring.
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