minnesota summers

Are You Attending the MN State Fair? [POLL]
The Great Minnesota Get Together is underway, bringing in countless numbers of people to take in the grandstand shows, the exhibits, all of the food on a stick and more! It's 12 days of fun. So, will you and your family and friends be attending?
There is Still Time to Cross Items Off the Summer To-Do List
Summer is flying by! I can't believe that we are already nearly to the end of August. Just like every year, at the start of the summer, I created a list of things that I wanted to do this summer. My list was ambitious, and life and work happen, so I didn't get to everything, but there is s…
In denial
Today's weather was cooler, it rained much of the day, and was just kind of dreary. Despite the fact that I have already seen some leaves on the ground, I am choosing to be blissfully ignorant and believe that today was just a rainy day.
The small things
Summer is going so fast! Too fast! You may remember that earlier this summer I created a list of some of the things I wanted to see and do this summer. Well, I haven't hit my goal. I've checked a few off the list and I will be scrambling and hoping for good weather to complete a few more!
O’ Mr. Sun
I love summer. I love more daylight, outdoor patios, music in the parks, floating down the river, long bike rides, being warm, bonfires, strolling festivals, and basically everything else that summer encompasses! I even love the look of a tan. It's not like I am spending my days in a tanning be…
Lakefront Music Fest
The Lakefront Music Fest is in Prior Lake July 18th and 19th! Its two days of live music with one night of rock, and one of country! On Friday, enjoy the Under the Sun Tour featuring Blues Traveler, Smash Mouth, Uncle Kracker, and Sugar Ray! Then, come back on Saturday and catch The Jason Paulson Ba…
Local beauty
On Sunday, the sun was shining, there was a nice breeze, and I opted to take advantage of the good weather and take a stroll at the River Bend Nature Center.
The ground is shaking!
Here at the KDHL and Power 96 studios, the floor has been shaking all day! The culprit: the road in front of our studios is currently being worked on, and there some heavy duty equipment being used.
Warmer days and cold hands
"Cold hands and a warm heart" is something my grandmother used to say. I sure hope she was right, because I'm pretty much always cold. In fact, even as the temps have finally broken into the 70's, I've been using a space heater!