While I’ve gotten close to seagulls and pigeons over the year, I couldn’t believe my luck when this pelican allowed me to get within a couple feet of it on Continue Reading →
I wanted to give readers an idea just how tall the sunflowers have grown at my community garden. I thought the best way would be to lie down on the Continue Reading →
Scenario: Your 13-year-old daughter comes home from school, runs crying up to her bedroom with cell phone in hand. Do you: Go up and talk to your daughter but don’t Continue Reading →
They look bigger this way.
Chicago weather is often worse in the spring than even the winter. This year has been no exception and today has been particularly bleak. So instead of running a picture Continue Reading →
A foggy Sunday morning in Chicago gave way to the most glorious day of the year so far. And after recovering from a stomach bug, I joined the family at Continue Reading →
While our trip to The Dells went great, we were worried that a snow storm might make the drive impossible. Fortunately, the roads were cleaned up before our drive. I Continue Reading →
The one picture I’ve been hoping for may not come this year: A frozen lake covered in snow. So far, Lake Michigan has stubbornly refused to harden because temperatures are Continue Reading →