Labor Day Weekend | 2018

Labor Day Weekend | 2018

Labor Day Weekend Friday, August 31 2018 Phil & I locked up the shop at 5 PM for the long weekend. Gina and the rest of “Team A-1” had already escaped the city for parts unknown (well some parts are known but more on that later…). I walked home...
4th of July at the lake

4th of July at the lake

4th of July at Rock Lake Wednesday, July 4, 2018 Actually my Independence HoliDAY started at 6:00 PM on Tuesday the 3rd when Phil and I locked up the shop I walked home to find Mary had already packed the car for our trek to Rock Lake. So… off we went. I...
Tour of White Bear Lake

Tour of White Bear Lake

White Bear Lake Tour | on the Admiral D Thursday, June 14, 2018 Mary and I were invited to tour White Bear Lake on the Admiral D by and with Ben and Tina Wilson.  We met up at Admiral D’s (the restaurant at White Bear Lake) waiting for the boat (The Admiral D)...
Father’s Day

Father’s Day

Happy Father’s Day at the Battisto household. We started out with Grandma Ruth and Gina showing up early. Grandma for a short visit and Gina to start her prep. Grandma headed home before dinner but enjoyed herself. It was a beautiful day on the deck. Then the...
Sacramento-Napa Valley Trip plus…

Sacramento-Napa Valley Trip plus…

Our week long trek to Sacramento, Napa & Sonoma then back to MN for some “lake(s)” time over Memorial Day Weekend… May 20, 2017 SATURDAY This trip is different from the point that we arose “as usual” and had a normal morning as compared to our...
Mother’s Day

Mother’s Day

A perfect Day for a celebration of Mothers. I’m surrounded by them… 🙂 Let’s start out before the celebration begins: Bubba is waiting patiently for visitors, his water near by just in case. Then our family begins to arrive to prep for the occasion....