Sunday, August 31, 2008
Saturday, August 30, 2008
rain in a while and none is predicted in the near future. The ground
is getting cracked and parched, the leaves are turning brown before
they turn color and falling off the trees, the lawns are brown and dry
except for those unenvironemntal types who water them and the sidewalk
and their driveways and the road. Don't they know that estivation is
part of the normal healthy cycle of grass? Aiee!
Friday, August 29, 2008
Thursday, August 28, 2008
yet--long time waiting. This is near The Renaissance Center and The
Riverwalk and Centennial Park. Near Downtown Detroit. Really near.
PJ has kindly supplied a link to a cool tour of Detroit ruins! Thanks, PJ!
Wednesday, August 27, 2008
Canada, the busiest international crossing in the world, they say.
It's evening near sunset and the party boat. the Princess, is out on
the Detroit River.
Tuesday, August 26, 2008
Monday, August 25, 2008
Ford in association with the Henry Ford Museum. He moved Historic
buildings here from all over the country. We're members and love to
Sunday, August 24, 2008
The pears are rip, but can't be reached without a ladder--except these few. I ate one. It was GOOD!
Saturday, August 23, 2008
It's VERY hot today, after some nice fall-like days. PB has a choral concert tonight. I'm sorry I am behind again. I may just have to give it up.
Friday, August 22, 2008
Thursday, August 21, 2008
haven't had time to try to ID it) and BB priming the trim ont he house
for painting. It's summer, the cicadas are singing. Yesterday, I
posted flowers by mistake--they were supposed to go to No Poalr
Coordinates. I just left them, even though it was an accident. Today
I am posting them on purpose.
Wednesday, August 20, 2008
evening sailboat races on Lake St. Clair, for example. I love the
boats in the setting sun.
When I was riding in the GM hundred + car parade, I took lots of
pictures of passing scenery. Here is the St. John Episcopol Church
along Woodward taken from the 100-car parade.
Tuesday, August 19, 2008
Monday, August 18, 2008
Sunday, August 17, 2008
We saw an unfortunate accident where a police car, with its siren on, running along the side of the parade, slammed into a woman in an SUV turning left through the parade. Luckily, no one seemed seriously hurt.
You can see more pictures from the event here at BB's and my personal Woodward Dream Cruise website. Learn more about the Woodward Dream Cruise here. It is the largest 1-day classic car event in the world.