Fall Color

The colors this year are truly wonderful, the best I’ve seen in years.  I hope these photos give you a sense of the scenery near…

Trilliums (late post)

I took these photos of trilliums a couple weeks ago and am just getting around to post them.  As I stated in an earlier post,…

Great Weekend at the Lake

Here it is, Memorial Day weekend.  We have waited for warm weather and the long weekend.  Well, we got both this weekend.  Sunny skies, warm…

Signs of Spring

It looks like Spring has come to Orchestra Camp Colony. Driving up on Friday afternoon the woods were spectacular with trilliums.   Although it was…

It may be late March, but it isn’t Spring!

Well, the calendar may say Spring, but it doesn’t take long to figure out that winter still has a strong grip on this part of…

Virgin Mary and St. Francis, Pray for us

Walking along the Fishtown docks (Leland, MI) and I saw Blessed Virgin Mary in front of this small house along the channel.  It wasn’t until…

Work Truck

This truck was parked outside Wildflower, a garden store in Glen Arbor, MI.  It is a reminder of a slower time in this very busy…

Weeds vs. Wild Flowers

Inspired by a blossom just outside my front door, I started looking for other blossoms.  My search took me around the yard and down State…

Sleeping Bear Panorama

Over Memorial Day weekend, Rose and I took a couple hikes in the Sleeping Bear area.  It is an easy drive from OCC.  That’s just…

Sleeping Bear Dunes

Memorial Day Weekend – A great time to head Up North and visit the Sleeping Bear Dunes.  We did a couple hikes.  The first was…