Browsing All posts tagged under »Central Lake«

Coming Attractions

June 28, 2012


No matter how jammed your summer calendar is, you would be sorry to miss these excellent adventures.

In Cottage Gardens

April 12, 2012


Yesterday was a fine day in the County and Louan Lechler agreed to meet for lunch and explorations. We wound through Ellsworth and East Jordan and back along Old State Road to Central Lake, where we stopped at a tiny cottage across from the Post Office.

Christmas in a small town

December 10, 2011


The Village of Central Lake is tucked into a valley in Antrim County, Michigan. Winter holidays come quietly here, with the lights of Window Night.

TLV Sunday Morning

May 15, 2011


It’s good to wake up to sunshine flowing in the windows. The Duo knew it was going to be a good day. They just didn’t know whether the excellent walk or the excellent breakfast would come first. I stepped out on the deck to assess the situation. OK, I would definitely need a jacket, and, […]

By moonlight

December 20, 2010


It is good to walk through fresh snow under a full moon.  The light is brilliant.  Shadows move before us, stunningly sharp.  The cloud blanket is rolled aside.  The big lake is quiet under a clear sky.  The cold goes all the way to heaven, or whatever is out there.  We can breathe, and breathe, and breathe.  […]

Fourth of July in a small town

July 4, 2010


I am burned to a crisp and unaccountably came home with a t-shirt dress with a wolf on it. Really, it doesn’t get any better than this. Not if you want to understand us as we really are when we’re at home. Not if you want to remember the summers of your childhood. Over in […]