Monthly Archives: May 2016

Vol XVI # 063 – Last Day in May

It’s a beautiful last day in May.  Memorial Day weekend turned out pretty nice in spite of the earlier forecasts last week.  Below is the “Welcome to Summer” party at the Cove yesterday.  Today continues the great Weather with the possibility of rain tomorrow.   

Vol XVI # 062 – Meggen’s Monday

Happy Memorial Day! Today we gratefully remember those who served, and deeply honor those who gave the ultimate sacrifice. Leland town is hopping with activity. Across the Manitou Passage, North Manitou Island was also a beautiful place to be. Lilacs there are in full bloom. In the hours before the Manitou Island Transit arrived, the green space near the ranger… Read more »

Vol XVI # 061 – Wine Tasting Day

   The day began with beautiful blue skies and puffy white clouds and around noon, dark clouds started moving in from the southwest and a sprinkle or two happened.  Other than that it was a beautiful Sunday in May.  Fishtown was filled to capacity with weekend visitors, places to park… none.   

Vol XVI # 060 – Still Water

   With the exception of a brief sprinkle, Leland was blessed with some sunshine for the Wildflower Sale.  Lots of visitors in town, parking hard to find. Below in front of the Dam Candy Store are my granddaughters Lauren and Shea. What kind of a day is it?…  A nice one.    

Vol XVI # 056 – Wildflowers

   The  Wildflower Rescue team will be on hand this weekend at the Village Green with a lot of Trillium for sale.   Both Upper and Northern Lower peninsulas are under an extreme fire watch and No Burn Rule is in effect. Some rain is expected this week.