8/6/13

Taking a Summer Break ...

 ... as I am going on a little vacation to the Mid-Atlantic part of the United States of America.


8/5/13

Over My Head


Every summer a vendor comes to the city's public marina and flies (and sells) these gigantic kites. 

8/3/13

Over 3000 Archers at this Event

They are literally the "Christian Homeschoolers of Northern Michigan," and they are among the best archers on the planet.

Read their story. Here's a photo of the group ...


7/31/13

Slightly Grumpy Post: Last Boat Festival (I'm attending) for the Summer

My latest boat watching event was the Venetian Festival in Charlevoix.  The vessels were large, mostly white, and ridiculous.



I do like the Chinese lanterns, but are they a fire hazard?




The highlight of this event was the nighttime boat parade. Campy, but pretty.

7/29/13

How's your Monday starting out?


The future "Dr. Lyman" getting psyched to watch knee surgery at a Virginia hospital.

7/28/13

Lavender and Cherries ... and Colorful Produce


Scenes from the Petoskey Farmers Market

7/26/13

Buying Locally, Organically


A few items from our local Farmers Market: