Category Archives: Northwoods Adventures

Life’s Little (and big) Ups and Downs

Here it is the middle of September and my summer is now at an end. It is back to school/work and being a productive member of society once again. It has been a bit difficult because everyone wants to know … Continue reading

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Sunrise Side Surprise

Northwoods Journal Monday, July 6, 2015 It was already warm and humid when we got up in the morning. The forecast was calling for a hot day and they would be right. We ate a simple breakfast out on the … Continue reading

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A Day of Rest

Northwoods Journal Sunday, July 5, 2015 No place to go today, so we had a very nice, relaxing day. And, the birds began showing up at the bird feeders today! So, I have several photos to share. Mark fired up … Continue reading

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Celebrating America!

Northwoods Journal Saturday, July 4, 2015 No lollygagging around this morning. Mark had seen in the newspaper that there were garage sales north of us going toward Hillman and Long Lake so we ate a quick breakfast and got out … Continue reading

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Ready for a Holiday

Northwoods Journal Friday, July 3, 2015 Up at 4:15 a.m. and on the road by 5:10. Even though we weren’t the only ones to have the bright idea of getting on the road before dawn, we still made quick time … Continue reading

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Rolling On the River

Northwoods Journal Friday, June 19, 2015 Mark left work at 1 p.m. yesterday (Thursday) and I had just about everything loaded up and ready to go when he got home so we were on the road by 2:08. The idea … Continue reading

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Owl Be Seeing You

Northwoods Journal Sunday, May 24, 2015 The weather did change just like the forecast predicted and we woke to gray skies and high humidity. It was very warm when I put out all the bird feeders. Mark’s first priority for … Continue reading

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Hiking the High Country

Northwoods Journal Saturday, May 23, 2015 (No journal post for Friday. The morning was spent going to garage sales between Atlanta and Lewiston, which all turned out to be fairly disappointing. Later in the day we went for a hike … Continue reading

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Unfulfilled Expectations

Northwoods Journal Thursday, May 21, 2015 We woke to another lovely morning – clear and crisp. The gang of blue jays was anxiously awaiting their peanuts when we pulled back the curtains but we didn’t see many of the smaller … Continue reading

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Keep Your Eye on the Birdie!

Northwoods Journal Wednesday, May 20, 2015 We arrived at our northwoods hideaway Tuesday night. We left home around 4:45 but ran into bad traffic at Ann Arbor. We used to have this nifty detour we could take to get around … Continue reading

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