Monday, March 16, 2009

Happy St. Urho's Day!


What? You have never heard of Saint Urho?
Chance and I found Saint Urho last October and took some photographs, last year I blogged about this legend and shared a recipe, you may enjoy that story here!

October 16, 2008..It was a beautiful day to visit this tiny park in Menahga, Minnesota. Today it is a feast for my wintery eyes:)

10 comments:

  1. I was looking at the statue, and thinking, "that can not be a giant grasshopper can it?". And yes indeed it was.......

    No wonder he ran around yelling at them, they look like they could eat people. Ha.

    Jen

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  2. Thanks for this posting. I have enjoyed learning all these neat things. I really appreciate this.

    Linda
    http://coloradofarmlife.wordpress.com/

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  3. I enjoyed this post and looked back to the previous one you did on this. Great story and recipe. What a beutiful, crisp Fall day it was.

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  4. Ya gotta love Minnesota...:-)

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  5. We actually had a nice day here in Michigan. We were waaaaaay overdue!

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  6. So, are you making mojakka today to celebrate?

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  7. some weird proportions going on there... Short legs, big grasshopper

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  8. Hi Connie, could you please drop me a email at wateringcans@gmail.com.

    Thanks! Jen

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  9. Lovely photos - and the grass is so green! I've nearly forgotten that it can look like that!

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  10. I had never heard of St. Urho. I love the photo with Chance. I remember what grass is now :)

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Thanks for stopping by! I appreciate your comments! If you have a question I will try to answer it here. Connie