Frost-Free February

Been too warm to safely ice skate so I took a walk out through Proud Lake State Recreation Area. No snow but still a layer of ice in the swamp that the skunk cabbage is busily melting through.

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Day-Trip to Day-Twah

In which we visit the Detroit Institute Of Arts, Belle Isle, The Guardian Building, the Ren Cen, and Hart Plaza in downtown Detroit, Michigan.

More info for locations visited:
The DIA | Belle Isle Park | Dossin Great Lakes Museum | GM Building | Guardian Building

Learn more about the Rivera frescoes by watching this series of videos.

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Night and nebel

It’s been quite foggy the last few nights and I finally got out and tried to photograph it.

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Dawn of November

Indian Summer hit with a vengeance, treating us to a string of wonderful weather.

 

Took some photos of the morning fog on Commerce Lake on a couple consecutive days.

Take a look or two.

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Bulbous Bumbling

Early Autumn in the garden. September is the new August.

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