Camping out on Verdant Ground, with presents!

April 28, 2016


Aldo Leopold-style bench under the spreading willow tree on Guyer Creek, Verdant Ground

Yesterday I delivered an Aldo Leopold-style bench to Verdant Ground so that I will have something to sit on while I watch Sue Swain and Shirley Johns renovate the guest cabin on the property. I have a particular interest in this enterprise.

Two Naughty Kitties and a Delinquent Blogger: A Secret Post

April 22, 2016


You.  Are.  Late.

Babs asked if I would feed and pet Selene and Hecate when she was over in Leland. I would. I overslept.

Wordless Wednesday: Spring!

April 20, 2016


Dutchmen's breeches laughing

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Spiderweb shadows

April 17, 2016


Babs Apr 17 Spring shadows

Babs has been out and about on this warm – yes, really warm at last! – spring day.  She  captured these interesting shadow patterns in Elk Rapids, where the white stuff on the ground was beach sand, not that other stuff.  Fie on that other stuff.

A benevolent Swamp Creature

April 13, 2016


Who's that

The swamp is beginning to thaw. But wait, wait . . . who's that????

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Archaeological treasures revealed – Crow pie served

April 12, 2016


Exhibit 2: Torch Lake Café revealed as descendant of The Eastport - photo by Gerry Sell

I love quests. Crow pie not so much. I am reliably informed, by Leanna Collins herself, that it will not appear on the Torch Lake Café menu, not even disguised as "Gerry's Just Dessert."