The Yachts Arrived

Sunday morning, I glanced out my window and much to my surprise, there were several yatchs from the Chicago to Mackinac yacht race. They were being pushed along by a stiff southwest wind. I had to hurry to take some pictures because these boats were moving. I grabbed my camera and took some pictures from the second floor end balcony. Some of the sails were red, white and blue. Others were bright orange, lime green and deep purple. They were … Continued

The Sign

Last week our new panels for our sign were delivered and installed. It was fascinating to watch and the guys installing worked and worked in the hot sun until it was right.Yesterday morning, our painter came and made our sign look brand new. He tarped everything off , being especially careful not to crush my flowers. (Thanks, Dennis)! After the prep work was done, he started with a special primer and then two coats of paint. Then he did the … Continued

Evening Drive

I was headed back to Mackinaw from Cheboygan yesterday evening around 9:30. As I drove through the countryside I was again mesmerized by the beauty of northern Michigan. I opened my sun roof and turned off the music. It was just God, me and the road. The huge sun looked like a large cantaloupe peering at me through breaks in the trees. The soft rosy orange rays cast it’s glow along the countryside and bathed the road ahead in the … Continued