Traverse City Botanical Gardens

Back in late June, we visited the Traverse City Botanical Gardens at the Historic Barns Park. …

Flower Close-Ups

I was inspired by the flowers in our front garden and pulled out my macro lens. …

An Evening Visitor

We had an evening visitor last night.  A young screech owl was sitting on the back…

Birds, Turtles, and Water Lilies

We finally got back on the lake this morning.  It is going to be a warm…

Flat Water

We are back at the lake and got out in the kayaks last evening with a…

Pink Lady’s Slippers

We found a beautiful wild flower on the common property of Orchestra Camp Colony this week,…

Napoleon Memorial Day Parade and Celebration

There is something about a small-town Memorial Day Parade that I enjoy, even more so when…

Redbud and Dogwood

The redbud is in full bloom and is spectacular this year.  The dogwood, as usual, is…

The Lake to Ourselves

This morning was the first that we put our kayaks in the lake.  It was a…

Updated Website

I have updated my website to be more secure.  You will also notice it has a…