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Farewell, Twiggy

Posted Thursday, July 19th, 2018 05:53 pm GMT -5 in Nature,Pets at 5:53 PM

The water skiing squirrel @ X Games

Originally published by DK on July 19, 2018 at 5:53 pm

Most lupine ever

Posted Sunday, July 8th, 2018 08:30 pm GMT -5 in Nature,Travel at 8:30 PM

This one was outside the candy store

Originally published by DK on July 8, 2018 at 8:30 pm

After the storm

Posted Sunday, July 1st, 2018 01:50 pm GMT -5 in Nature,Weather at 1:50 PM

Nice recovery, Saint Paul

Originally published by DK on July 1, 2018 at 1:50 pm

Forest Lake chicken shack

Posted Monday, May 28th, 2018 08:41 pm GMT -5 in Nature,Pets at 8:41 PM

A little hot in the coop

Originally published by DK on May 28, 2018 at 8:41 pm

Not even two weeks

Posted Monday, May 28th, 2018 08:39 pm GMT -5 in Nature at 8:39 PM

Lilac season seems to get shorter and shorter every year

Originally published by DK on May 28, 2018 at 8:39 pm

That was close

Posted Friday, May 25th, 2018 12:28 pm GMT -5 in Nature,Weather at 12:28 PM

Glad I stayed in the pavilion

Originally published by DK on May 25, 2018 at 12:28 pm

They *do* still grow here

Posted Thursday, May 17th, 2018 06:32 pm GMT -5 in Nature,Weather at 6:32 PM

Very late lilac bloom season this year

Originally published by DK on May 17, 2018 at 6:32 pm

Goats at work

Posted Monday, April 30th, 2018 08:03 pm GMT -5 in Nature at 8:03 PM

First time I’ve seen them this year

Originally published by DK on April 30, 2018 at 8:03 pm

The beachcomber

Posted Tuesday, April 3rd, 2018 06:31 pm GMT -5 in Family,Nature,Travel at 6:31 PM

SK ❤️ seashells

Originally published by DK on April 3, 2018 at 6:31 pm

Shark Reef was A+

Posted Wednesday, March 28th, 2018 08:21 pm GMT -5 in Nature,Travel at 8:21 PM

Mandalay Bay presentation was really cool

Originally published by DK on March 28, 2018 at 8:21 pm

Lions, Tigers and Dolphins

Posted Wednesday, March 28th, 2018 08:19 pm GMT -5 in Family,Nature,Travel at 8:19 PM

MK @ the Secret Garden

Originally published by DK on March 28, 2018 at 8:19 pm

Rogue doge

Posted Sunday, December 3rd, 2017 01:50 pm GMT -5 in Nature at 1:50 PM

The outside pigeon game is strong

Originally published by DK on December 3, 2017 at 1:50 pm

Happy Squirrels 

Posted Saturday, September 30th, 2017 12:19 pm GMT -5 in Nature at 12:19 PM

The giant acorns are out in Jordan

Originally published by DK on September 30, 2017 at 12:19 pm

My nature nemesis

Posted Saturday, September 9th, 2017 04:08 pm GMT -5 in Nature at 4:08 PM

That time of the year

Originally published by DK on September 9, 2017 at 4:08 pm

Welcome back, poultry

Posted Saturday, August 26th, 2017 09:22 pm GMT -5 in Nature at 9:22 PM

Closed last year because of the outbreak

Originally published by DK on August 26, 2017 at 9:22 pm

Summer in St. Paul

Posted Sunday, July 30th, 2017 11:14 pm GMT -5 in Nature,Personal,Weather at 11:14 PM

My hometown rocks

Originally published by DK on July 30, 2017 at 11:14 pm

Scenes from the lake

Posted Monday, July 3rd, 2017 02:49 pm GMT -5 in Nature,Travel,Wildlife at 2:49 PM

Daisies, loons and eagles on Vermilion

Originally published by DK on July 3, 2017 at 2:49 pm

Wish these bloomed all summer

Posted Saturday, May 27th, 2017 11:39 pm GMT -5 in Nature at 11:39 PM

The smell of lilacs is one of my all-time favorites (along with vanilla and Hawaiian leis)

Originally published by DK on May 27, 2017 at 11:39 pm

Should’ve been a biologist

Posted Sunday, May 7th, 2017 09:01 pm GMT -5 in Nature at 9:01 PM

Mears Park flora, Lowertown 

Originally published by DK on May 7, 2017 at 9:01 pm

The creek was a-flowin’

Posted Saturday, April 29th, 2017 03:13 pm GMT -5 in Nature,Weather at 3:13 PM

Minnehaha Creek after Get in Gear

Originally published by DK on April 29, 2017 at 3:13 pm

My new squirrel neighbor

Posted Saturday, April 8th, 2017 07:46 pm GMT -5 in Nature,Wildlife at 7:46 PM

That’s his tree – the best is way up high

Originally published by DK on April 8, 2017 at 7:46 pm

SK at Nokomis

Posted Saturday, April 8th, 2017 07:45 pm GMT -5 in Family,Nature at 7:45 PM

Breaktime between Saturday shifts

Originally published by DK on April 8, 2017 at 7:45 pm

Pest control?

Posted Tuesday, April 4th, 2017 07:21 pm GMT -5 in Nature,Travel at 7:21 PM

I assume that’s why they paint the tree trunks white, but I don’t really know

Originally published by DK on April 4, 2017 at 7:21 pm

Butchart Gardens in snow

Posted Thursday, December 15th, 2016 10:52 am GMT -5 in Nature,Travel,Weather at 10:52 AM

These plants are also not very happy

Originally published by DK on December 15, 2016 at 10:52 am

Frozen ferns

Posted Thursday, December 15th, 2016 10:47 am GMT -5 in Nature,Travel,Weather at 10:47 AM

Bet they aren’t very happy

Originally published by DK on December 15, 2016 at 10:47 am

French Beach Postcard

Posted Thursday, December 15th, 2016 10:41 am GMT -5 in Nature,Travel at 10:41 AM

Just like the North Shore (but with saltwater)

Originally published by DK on December 15, 2016 at 10:41 am

A little Stan and his plan

Posted Saturday, November 12th, 2016 03:44 pm GMT -5 in Nature,Wildlife at 3:44 PM

Getting ready for winter @ Edinburgh USA

Originally published by DK on November 12, 2016 at 3:44 pm

Cheater camera mode

Posted Saturday, October 29th, 2016 07:58 pm GMT -5 in Nature,Photography,Technology at 7:58 PM

Not sure how I feel about iPhone 7 portrait mode 

Originally published by DK on October 29, 2016 at 7:58 pm

Northland sunsets still rule

Posted Friday, June 17th, 2016 11:08 pm GMT -5 in Nature,Weather at 11:08 PM

On the way to Duluth

Originally published by DK on June 17, 2016 at 11:08 pm

Nature likes purple & gold

Posted Friday, June 3rd, 2016 12:35 pm GMT -5 in Nature at 12:35 PM

Some of my favorites @ Minnesota Zoo

Originally published by DK on June 3, 2016 at 12:35 pm

Shroom Season

Posted Saturday, May 28th, 2016 11:48 am GMT -5 in Nature,Weather at 11:48 AM

Near the pool, Eagan, Minnesota

Originally published by DK on May 28, 2016 at 11:48 am

A top five smell

Posted Thursday, May 5th, 2016 09:34 pm GMT -5 in Nature at 9:34 PM

Lilacs in spring are so wonderful 

Originally published by DK on May 5, 2016 at 9:34 pm

Spring has sprung

Posted Saturday, April 30th, 2016 08:16 pm GMT -5 in Nature,Weather at 8:16 PM

Plus lots of rain and temperature swings

Originally published by DK on April 30, 2016 at 8:16 pm

A quick dusting

Posted Sunday, February 28th, 2016 02:39 pm GMT -5 in Nature,Weather at 2:39 PM

I knew there would be more – yesterday was a fluke

Originally published by DK on February 28, 2016 at 2:39 pm

February in Minneapolis

Posted Saturday, February 27th, 2016 06:10 pm GMT -5 in Nature,Running,Weather at 6:10 PM

Almost hit 60F on 2/27/2016 – crazy

Originally published by DK on February 27, 2016 at 6:10 pm

Good morning Stan

Posted Wednesday, December 9th, 2015 11:21 am GMT -5 in Nature,Travel at 11:21 AM

Seagulls love donuts (and Alcatraz)

Originally published by DK on December 9, 2015 at 11:21 am

Name that lake

Posted Monday, December 7th, 2015 06:26 pm GMT -5 in Nature,Travel at 6:26 PM

I have no idea where this is – anybody know?

Originally published by DK on December 7, 2015 at 6:26 pm

Whitetail Nature Walk

Posted Saturday, October 31st, 2015 08:28 pm GMT -5 in Nature,Travel at 8:28 PM

Lots of great stuff around Empire Lake

Originally published by DK on October 31, 2015 at 8:28 pm

Des Moines Botanical Gardens

Posted Saturday, October 17th, 2015 01:34 pm GMT -5 in Family,Nature,Travel at 1:34 PM

So peaceful (and warm)

Originally published by DK on October 17, 2015 at 1:34 pm

That’s a big boy

Posted Wednesday, October 7th, 2015 07:44 pm GMT -5 in Nature at 7:44 PM

Bear on the deck, Birch Point, Lake Vermilion

Originally published by DK on October 7, 2015 at 7:44 pm

You can’t eat that one

Posted Saturday, September 26th, 2015 01:22 pm GMT -5 in Nature at 1:22 PM

So said another golfer, anyway

Originally published by DK on September 26, 2015 at 1:22 pm

New marathon pacer

Posted Friday, September 25th, 2015 04:00 pm GMT -5 in Marathons,Nature,Running at 4:00 PM

Seriously, how’d I get so slow?

Originally published by DK on September 25, 2015 at 4:00 pm

Apple season in Minnesota

Posted Saturday, September 19th, 2015 06:39 pm GMT -5 in Food,Nature at 6:39 PM

Crab apples in Le Sueur

Originally published by DK on September 19, 2015 at 6:39 pm

It’s that time again

Posted Wednesday, September 2nd, 2015 06:33 pm GMT -5 in Nature,Weather at 6:33 PM

The leaves are OK with meteorological fall up here

Originally published by DK on September 2, 2015 at 6:33 pm

Invasion of the helicopters

Posted Saturday, August 29th, 2015 01:22 pm GMT -5 in Nature at 1:22 PM

Eagle Valley Golf Course, Woodbury

Originally published by DK on August 29, 2015 at 1:22 pm

Sad Rock is Sad

Posted Saturday, August 15th, 2015 04:13 pm GMT -5 in Nature at 4:13 PM

Ninth tee box box @ Brookview, Golden Valley

Originally published by DK on August 15, 2015 at 4:13 pm

The hike wore her out

Posted Sunday, August 9th, 2015 05:01 pm GMT -5 in Family,Nature,Travel at 5:01 PM

SK on the Brule River trail

Originally published by DK on August 9, 2015 at 5:01 pm

Baby Bambi (x2)

Posted Wednesday, July 8th, 2015 09:08 pm GMT -5 in Nature at 9:08 PM

A couple new Birch Point residents

Originally published by DK on July 8, 2015 at 9:08 pm

Way Past May

Posted Wednesday, July 8th, 2015 07:41 am GMT -5 in Nature at 7:41 AM

These little buggers are still everywhere

Originally published by DK on July 8, 2015 at 7:41 am

Tree Trouble

Posted Wednesday, July 8th, 2015 07:39 am GMT -5 in Nature at 7:39 AM

Birch Point Road, Lake Vermilion

Originally published by DK on July 8, 2015 at 7:39 am

Gopher Flowers

Posted Monday, June 15th, 2015 11:08 pm GMT -5 in Golf,Nature at 11:08 PM

No filter, Dwan tee boxes

Originally published by DK on June 15, 2015 at 11:08 pm

Trolling with Shuey

Posted Tuesday, June 9th, 2015 08:49 pm GMT -5 in Friends,Nature at 8:49 PM

Big Bay @ Lake Vermilion

Originally published by DK on June 9, 2015 at 8:49 pm

Storms on the Horizon

Posted Tuesday, June 2nd, 2015 03:56 pm GMT -5 in Nature,Weather at 3:56 PM

Fortune Bay Marina, Lake Vermilion

Originally published by DK on June 2, 2015 at 3:56 pm

Birch Point Visitor

Posted Monday, June 1st, 2015 09:47 pm GMT -5 in Nature at 9:47 PM

Another one came around this year

Originally published by DK on June 1, 2015 at 9:47 pm

No filter fly-by

Posted Monday, June 1st, 2015 05:46 am GMT -5 in Nature,Travel,Weather at 5:46 AM

Plane taking off from MSP

Originally published by DK on June 1, 2015 at 5:46 am

Spring Colors

Posted Tuesday, May 19th, 2015 01:49 pm GMT -5 in Golf,Nature,Weather at 1:49 PM

Flowers popping at The Wilderness

Originally published by DK on May 19, 2015 at 1:49 pm

Busy as a beaver

Posted Friday, May 8th, 2015 09:08 pm GMT -5 in Golf,Nature at 9:08 PM

Thirteenth hole, The Wilderness at Fortune Bay

Originally published by DK on May 8, 2015 at 9:08 pm

Hello again Sand Creek

Posted Saturday, May 2nd, 2015 03:02 pm GMT -5 in Golf,Nature,Weather at 3:02 PM

First round of 2015 in Jordan (third overall)

Originally published by DK on May 2, 2015 at 3:02 pm

Spring doesn’t suck

Posted Friday, May 1st, 2015 11:44 am GMT -5 in Nature,Weather at 11:44 AM

Blooming tree outside Wings Financial, Eagan

Originally published by DK on May 1, 2015 at 11:44 am

Ready for summer

Posted Tuesday, April 28th, 2015 07:56 am GMT -5 in Nature at 7:56 AM

Someone put the dock in – guessing Steve the (Former) Mayor

Originally published by DK on April 28, 2015 at 7:56 am

Fantastic Mr. Fox

Posted Wednesday, April 22nd, 2015 08:31 am GMT -5 in Nature at 8:31 AM

A new visitor to Birch Point this morning

Originally published by DK on April 22, 2015 at 8:31 am

Spring blooms in Minneapolis

Posted Friday, April 17th, 2015 05:22 pm GMT -5 in Family,Nature,Weather at 5:22 PM

Walk around Nokomis with MK

Originally published by DK on April 17, 2015 at 5:22 pm

Lower those docks!

Posted Wednesday, April 15th, 2015 11:49 am GMT -5 in Nature,Weather at 11:49 AM

Big Bay is almost ready to go

Originally published by DK on April 15, 2015 at 11:49 am

The last of the ice

Posted Wednesday, April 15th, 2015 11:48 am GMT -5 in Nature,Weather at 11:48 AM

Birch Point, Lake Vermillion

Originally published by DK on April 15, 2015 at 11:48 am

Still very frozen

Posted Tuesday, April 7th, 2015 03:36 pm GMT -5 in Nature,Weather at 3:36 PM

One month to melt before opener

Originally published by DK on April 7, 2015 at 3:36 pm

No shit

Posted Sunday, March 15th, 2015 02:44 pm GMT -5 in Nature,Weather at 2:44 PM

Thin ice between Isles and Calhoun

Originally published by DK on March 15, 2015 at 2:44 pm

Still can’t believe these are free

Posted Tuesday, February 17th, 2015 05:08 pm GMT -5 in Art,Nature,Wildlife at 5:08 PM

Plate-431-A, Flamingo, John James Audubon

Originally published by DK on February 17, 2015 at 5:08 pm

Free high-res Audubon prints

Posted Tuesday, February 10th, 2015 08:12 pm GMT -5 in Art,Links,Nature at 8:12 PM

https://www.audubon.org/birds-of-america

Originally published by DK on February 10, 2015 at 8:12 pm

Shelter Me

Posted Monday, December 22nd, 2014 05:00 pm GMT -5 in Music,Nature,Quotes at 5:00 PM

This ain’t no place for losers
Or the innocent of mind
It’s a full time job
For anyone to stay alive

Originally published by DK on December 22, 2014 at 5:00 pm

We’ve got hoarfrost in the city

Posted Thursday, December 11th, 2014 01:31 pm GMT -5 in Nature,Weather at 1:31 PM

Birch Point Road, Lake Vermilion

Originally published by DK on December 11, 2014 at 1:31 pm
 

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