Point of Origin, photo by Jamie MacDonald From the annual Jackson Hot Air Jubilee earlier this month. View Jamie’s photo bigger and see more in his awesome Jackson Hot Air Jubilee slideshow. (here’s Point of Origin, part 1 in case you missed it)
Balloon Festival, Howell, MI, June, 2008, photo by Norm Powell (napowell30d) If you’re needing any boost to your Independence Day attitude, I’m guessing this guy could help you out. Happy Fourth of July everyone! Check this photo out bigger and see more in Norm’s huge Southeastern Michigan slideshow. Much more Fourth of July fun on Michigan … Continue reading Happy Fourth of July, Michigan!
BALLOONS HEAVENWARD, phoot by marsha*morningstar Many new graduates entered the next stage of their lives. Good luck to all of them in college or the world of work, and here’s hoping that all get a chance to make Michigan and the world better for all! View Marsha’s photo bigger and see more in her slideshow.
BACKYARD NATURE, photo by John E Heintz Jr April is the time when we start to hear some of Michigan’s 13 species of frogs and toads making noise. While the green frogs pictured above were confusing their Frogbook friends in July, most of the distinctive spring frog calls are males advertising that they’re looking for … Continue reading Frog Sex: It’s Complicated
Decoy Upside down, photo by F. D. Richards Putting up a Purple Martin house is like installing a miniature neighborhood in your backyard. In the East, dark, glossy-blue males and brown females will peer from the entrances and chirp from the rooftops all summer … Our largest swallows, Purple Martins perform aerial acrobatics to snap … Continue reading Purple Martins (and Mosquitos)
In a Sea of Blue, photo by sl33stak. Jamie took this photo last weekend at the Jackson Hot Air Jubilee. Check it out as big as the sky (makes an awesome background) and in his Jackson Hot Air Jubilee slideshow. While this event has passed, you can still check out the Metamora Country Days & Hot … Continue reading In a Sea of Blue
Champion coming!, photo by Frankenmuth Fun. Frankenmuth invites you to Dog Bowl 2011, the Midwest’s largest Olympic style event for dogs. This annual event takes place Memorial Weekend (May 28 & 29) at Frankenmuth River Place and includes events for dogs including agility competitions, dock dives, dog disc competition, fashion shows, canine cruise and (of … Continue reading Frankenmuth Dog Bowl