Tag Archives: Michigan

Where’s JillO?

The assignment was simple. To find the modern equivalent of 20 iconic locations around Kalamazoo. Those of us participating in the scavenger hunt were given 20 old photos  and to prove that I really found the buildings, I was required to take … Continue reading

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Into the Woods

We’ve had a lot of ups and downs in temperature this spring. Warm weather at the beginning of April popped open a lot of the early woodland ephemera, but by the time I began my annual pilgrimages towards the end of … Continue reading

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Winter in the Mitten

I’d  been moping and grumbling throughout the whole of late fall and early winter. Except for one brief flurry of snow in November, the days have been unusually warm and a lot sunnier than normal. I missed the snow. I … Continue reading

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