I have been on a mission this year to avoid what I call cliché photos. This photo qualifies and certainly, we have all seen it before. The clouds made me do it.
I played hookey on Wednesday and spent the day in Taylors Falls MN. We went on the boat ride and it was a lovely day . . . but a bit too sunny for photographs.
These flowers are blooming along the bike paths. It must be August.
There are flowers right outside my office and I can see the butterflies from my desk. Oh, look a butterfly!
Lindstrom is a small town north of the Twin Cities. There are a lot of lakes and cabins in the area. I spent my summers as a child on South Center Lake mear Lindstrom.
Sometimes shooting into the sun is the only option. This is the train that came to Saint Paul with the Big Boy 4014 Steam engine.