One of my favorite photos from a July 2013 visit to the northern Midwest — the Rock of Ages light near Isle Royale National Park, taken from the boat that ferries visitors to the island.
Like other men, my dad participated in the ritual of mowing the lawn a couple of times a week. For a family living in a trailer, we had a fair amount of lawn to cover, later reduced by the installation … Continue reading →
As a follower of Indiana Dunes National Lakeshore on Facebook, I saw mention of Maple Sugar Time event on their timeline, along with a series of maple sugar-related questions leading up to it to generate interest. I persuaded J. to … Continue reading →
12 August 2014: Chippewa Falls to Black River Falls to Prairie du Sac to Petunia to the end of the road On which I don’t think of the Wizard of Oz After breakfast at Avalon Hotel and Conference Center, we … Continue reading →
August 11, 2014: Baptism River Inn to Palisade Head to Northern Lights Roadhouse and Pub to Gooseberry Falls State Park to Duluth to Superior to Pattison State Park to Chippewa Falls On which the rain continues, but lets up enough … Continue reading →