The “Mar” and family say good by. They are on their way back to Oregon.
This is my grandson Christopher, visiting Leland with his parents Mary and Gary Curtis from Ashland, Oregon.
This weekend was a great time to take advantage of being outside. Especially if you find an unoccupied bench in the national park, and spend a few minutes taking in the view and the crisp, not-so-humid-anymore air. This bench is up the Bayview Trail, either from the trailhead on Thoreson Road, or from the new grassy Heritage Trail parking… Read more »
Leland as well as Fishtown and all the beaches were elbow to elbow. Cars everywhere. Even the river had people.
A rainy day the first day of September.
A beautiful last day of August. After a cool 57 degree beginning, summer 81 degrees.
Thousands of customers out of power with restoration Friday, today was almost a perfect day. Happy 16th birthday to our grandson Daniel
Yesterday at dinnertime, another thunder and lightning storm roared through with winds gusting to 65 mph. Thousands out of power, many until Friday. Happy birthday to our granddaughter Meredith! Jumping into 15!
An overnight rain storm roared through the Leelanau with 75 mph winds and torrential downfall. Fallen trees greeted our morning trip to town. More of the same forecasted for tonight.
On Saturday, I headed over to Good Harbor beach (651) because it looked like the northern lights just might be putting on a display. It was also cloudy with an almost-full moon illuminating the night sky. It was a quintessential up north evening, with a calm Lake Michigan, and a perfect moment for a beach bonfire and conversation. I… Read more »