Monthly Archives: October 2017

Hi ho, there neighbor! Happy Halloween!

  Mother Nature was not doling out treats today, but instead had a few tricks up her sleeve instead. The early morning weather forecast was teasing snowflakes and graupel.  Ugh!  I grappled with the idea of graupel wreaking havoc with … Continue reading

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Peaceful interlude at the Park.

  I thought it was about time I chose a pumpkin-themed picture to accompany this blog post as Halloween is just around the corner.  It is fitting that I use this picture since my morning walk was all about the … Continue reading

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Fall comes a-calling at Council Point Park.

All of a sudden, it is very evident that Fall has arrived at Council Point Park, as many of the trees and bushes are wearing cloaks of ruby red, burnt orange, or glorious gold, and they look like jewels studding … Continue reading

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Keep your face to the sunshine …

… and you cannot see a shadow.  ~Helen Keller Well, it seems like forever since we saw Mr. Sun … oh yes, that gorgeous weekend that just passed.  You remember, don’t you?  Temps in the 70s, and people were walking … Continue reading

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Autumn meanderings.

I decided to visit Elizabeth Park and do some strolling and leaf peepin’ there today. You couldn’t have asked for more perfect weather for late October, and I certainly was not the only person who decided to enjoy a quiet … Continue reading

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Ain’t love just ducky!

There are only ten days left in October, so I decided I’d better visit Heritage Park and catch some of the colors, before wind gusts and/or rain stripped the leaves from the trees, leaving them bare and boring looking. So, … Continue reading

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Another GOURDgeous day.   

Today we were blessed with another Pure Michigan day, just gorgeous with the sunshine, blue skies and puffy clouds, and, once that sun was out full strength, it sure warmed things up. Mercifully, the rain has stayed away, but water, … Continue reading

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