When in Doubt, Jump off a Cliff

When in Doubt, Jump off a Cliff, photo by shaleewanders Through the magic of Twitter, I came across the website Shalee Wanders the other day. Created by Shalee Blackmer, it’s a really engaging site she created to inspire people (especially young people) to get out and enjoy traveling on a budget. The post that drew me in was her Michigan Bucket … Continue reading When in Doubt, Jump off a Cliff

The Deer That Jumped Into the Sun

The Deer That Jumped Into the Sun, photo by arrdubyazee. Today is Opening Day of deer season in Michigan, and for over 600,000 people, it’s a pretty important holiday. Over on Absolute Michigan we have a roundup of of the 2011 deer hunting season that has all kinds of information about this annual ritual. If that … Continue reading The Deer That Jumped Into the Sun

The Michigan Jump

Jump, photo by jnhkrawczyk. I saw this photo of Nikki jumping which reminded me of the photos last week of assorted maniacs jumping over Detroit and I realized that there’s a whole lot of jumping going on in the Absolute Michigan pool on Flickr. The part of me that tries to relate everything to Michigan … Continue reading The Michigan Jump

Michigan Jumpology

Untitled, photo by LedaVL. Leda writes that the trampoline was purchased for the kids … YEAH RIGHT! Check out this slideshow of Michigan jumping from The Jumping Project. The Jumping Project group says they draw their vision from the pioneer of the jumping portrait, Philippe Halsman. Halsman was one of the most famous portrait photographers … Continue reading Michigan Jumpology

Return to Suicide Hill

126 Suicide Jumps by PhotoYoop I thought I’d bring back this photo from February of 2013 when Cory attended  the 126th annual ski jumping tournament at Suicide Bowl in Ishpeming, where skiers have been jumping annually since 1887! Suicide Hill  is run by the Ishpeming Ski Club. You can get more photos including shots from last … Continue reading Return to Suicide Hill