Monthly Archives: September 2013

‘Tis the season …

We’re ready to turn the calendar page to October and Michiganders are still hoppin’ and boppin’ to the orange barrel polka out there. In our neck of the woods, thankfully, the final phase of the Fort Street construction will wrap … Continue reading

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Cozying up to the radio … I’m all ears.

Yesterday, all the weather people predicted overnight rain lasting into the early morning hours so I didn’t set the alarm figuring I’d sleep in and rest on my laurels. Of course I regretted the extended slumber when the rain didn’t … Continue reading

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Sweet success.

An absolutely perfect Fall day! I started my morning with a trek to Council Point Park, then walked to Wyandotte toward the river, and finally reluctantly headed home rather than risk shin splints. I walked a total of five miles … Continue reading

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If the wind is right you can sail away and find tranquility …

Christopher Cross sang about the joy and wonderment of sailing in his song by the same name. My boss Robb is sailing, if this would be the correct term for hopping a freighter in Detroit and plowing through the waters … Continue reading

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See Spot run!

Fog The fog comes on little cat feet. It sits looking over harbor and city on silent haunches and then moves on. ~Carl Sandburg This morning the fog enveloped the low parts of Council Point Park making the soccer field … Continue reading

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Caleb asks: “Guess what day it is?”

Weather wise, it was a stellar Hump Day. Thankfully I departed using two feet, not four wheels (or on four legs) and I walked an easy three and half miles before I got home. I wish we could bottle up … Continue reading

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Yup, things happen in threes …

Yesterday, I struggled with the wayward drawstring on my sweatpants, and that apparently set the tone for the rest of the day. Well, it was Monday after all. After I came home following the sweatpants debacle, I removed, then washed … Continue reading

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