Tag Archive: Bde Maka Ska

Weekly Photo Challenge: Reflecting

Returning to the Twin Cities for the summer brings reflections.       The Walker Art Center is about to reopen from a major reconstruction including the sculpture garden. This shot is of… Continue reading

Calm Waters – WPC:H2O

For the  Weekly Photo Challenge subject of H2O I am once again spending time at Lake Calhoun / Bde Maka Ska in Minneapolis. The leaves are changing colors. The boats are slowly disappearing… Continue reading

The Summer is Ending

I’ve been feeling very nostalgic as the summer winds down and we get ready to leave Minneapolis for parts unknown.     There is something about the sun setting on the lake that… Continue reading

Dark 2 Dawn – A Bike Ride Through Black History

“Was your master a righteous man?” “He owned negroes, how righteous could he be?” History came alive in the early morning hours at Fort Snelling as the bike tour met Dred Scott, an… Continue reading

iPhriday – Twilight

For this week’s iPhriday I have simple sunset shots taken at the lake. Labor Day has always meant the end of summer to me. The state fair is over, school starts back up… Continue reading

iPhriday & Weekly Photo Challenge: Mirror

For this week’s iPhriday I am using the Weekly Photo Challenge subject of mirror. While perusing some of the other WPC posts I came across one featuring Lake Calhoun / Bde Maka Ska… Continue reading

iPhriday – Wait for the West Wind

For this week’s iPhriday I have been looking backwards. Growing up in Minneapolis, my family owned a sailboat that was hand-built by my dad, his brothers and my mom (and remembering my dad,… Continue reading

iPhriday – I’m Through With You

I ticked off one of my new neighbors this week. Apparently I was supposed to show up with a snack to share.       Thanks to graydaysandcoffee for creating iPhriday showcasing phone… Continue reading

iPhriday – My New Neighborhood

This year we will be in Minneapolis for 6 months before launching into new travels. For iPhriday I have some photos taken while running various errands in the neighborhood. Expect to see lots… Continue reading