Sunday, January 27, 2013
Tuesday, January 22, 2013
|Sleeping Bear Dunes National Lakeshore|
Monday, January 14, 2013
FIRE AND ICE FESTIVAL ARRIVES SOON: Bring on the snow in Oakland County!
|Fire and Ice photos from 2010 and 2012 by Jonathan Schechter|
any of the winter events. Translation: FREE!
And plenty of fun just walking around town!
night near the corner of East Third and Water Streets and a concert by the teen singing
group TRUE, precedes fireworks each night. It's also a great time to walk down the streets
and visit with local merchants. Another bonus: The Big Bright Light Show will illuminate downtown stores in a rainbow of colors from 6 pm to midnight each day of the festival.
to let it snow and snow and snow.
And more good news, your children can borrow snowshoes!
Last year the winter festival was cancelled: Why? No snow.
Friday, January 11, 2013
ROBINS & BLUEBIRDS: False prophets of spring!
|Robin January 2013 photo by Jonathan Schechter|
nearly breathless with excitement when reporting "They are back!"
Fact of the matter is clear; many robins spend the winter in Michigan and feast