Big Old Tree

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The huge, very old, pine tree outside my window is host to a variety of wildlife.  During the winter, a couple of squirrels tantalize the cats with their antics, chasing each other up and down the trunk, then over and …

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Early Spring

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March came in like a lamb this year so I wonder how it will go out.  Right now, the view from our window looks like those last days of winter when nothing is very pretty.  The snow is gone, the …

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Swans

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Last year around this time, while the ground was still under cover of snow but the lake ice had melted, an elegant swan pair swam silently into the millrace.  They stayed, lazily swimming around, while the ducks made room for …

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Wintering Ducks

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Looking out my second floor window on the east side of my home, I see the dam and watch the water spill over then flow under the bridge and continue on its way to Sturgeon Lake.  On the west side …

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Musings 2-22-10

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Looking out the window this morning at the wonderful world of white, and thinking about the “snow day” the children in the area are enjoying today, I remember my own childhood in northern Michigan. We did not live in the …

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Santa Visits Colon Dec 5

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Elementary School to Library SANTA PARADE 11am Abbotts Magic Free Magic Show 1pm Granny’s House Spiced cider, coffee & cookies. In store specials. 10am to 5pm Davis & Davis Insurance & Real Estate Open house with refreshments 8:30am to noon …

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New Bridge Ceremony

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