2019 Photo of the Week – 39 Black-Throated Blue Warbler Fall is here and I’m eagerly watching for migratory birds to start passing through. Last year, I had a plethora of various species of Warbler pass through. A week or so ago, this handsome guy was here ever so briefly.Read More →

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2019 Photo of the Week – 38 Fall Hummingbird The first day of fall is only a couple days away and we’re still having a fairly steady stream of Ruby-throated Hummingbirds.  We’re only seeing the females now as I think the males have all headed south already. This female wasRead More →

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2019 Photo of the Week – 37 Monarch This was taken last month at Ada Park. But it could have been taken in so many different places at different times this summer here in Michigan. I can’t remember a summer where I’ve seen more Monarchs than I have this summer.Read More →

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2019 Photo of the Week – 36 Bond Falls This is from our trip over Labor Day weekend to the western end of the Upper Peninsula of Michigan. I knew Bond Falls was one of the places I wanted to go. I’ve seen many beautiful pictures of Bond Falls soRead More →

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2019 Photo of the Week – 35 Old Ore Dock POTW 35 is a little late.  We were in Porcupine Mountains for the Labor Day weekend. We drove as far as Marquette on Thursday night to break up the long 9-10 hour drive.  Friday morning, I went out at sunriseRead More →

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2019 Photo of the Week – 34 Field of Dreams There is something about circular bales of hay in the field in late summer that catches my eye. I went out one morning around sunrise last month while in the U.P. and saw this field.  It had a slight hazy,Read More →

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2019 Photo of the Week – 33 Magical Forest Something about this view makes me think of the land of Narnia or some such magical land.  The mix of greens and golds and oranges all aglow says dream land to me. It really is a dream land in the UpperRead More →

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2019 Photo of the Week – 32 Bee and Foxglove Last month, while on vacation in the Upper Peninsula at Birch Point near Brimley, Michigan, one of the things I always look for is the wild Foxglove. We were up north a little later this year so the Foxglove wasRead More →

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2019 Photo of the Week – 31 Sunset Over Superior We just got back from our vacation in the Upper Peninsula at Birch Point near Brimley, MI.  We had 10 days of great weather, numerous kayak rides, a couple rounds of golf, and many spectacular sunsets over Lake Superior.  ThisRead More →

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