Oct 30, 2015

Happy Halloween

Ghost and goblins are waiting to come out for Halloween, but in Frankfort everyone comes to see the great pumpkins.  Ed Moody has been carving giant pumpkins for 25 years and is a local celebrity thi...
Oct 24, 2015

Michigan’s Art Prize Winner

The Art Prize Winner for 2015 is from my area and the winning piece is on display in Frankfort, Michigan for the next couple of weeks.  I went to see it on Thursday afternoon for myself. Ann and Stev...
Oct 23, 2015

Crystal Lake at Crystalia

After I visited the Point Betsie Lighthouse I started home but not before I checked out the scenery in an area known as Crystalia. This is the west side of Crystal Lake and homes along the highway on ...
Oct 23, 2015

Point Betsie Lighthouse

I’ve been all over town this past week, a local gone tourist during leaf peeping season. Wednesday took me to the Point Betsie Lighthouse on M-22 just a few miles north of Frankfort. After I fin...
Oct 19, 2015

Fall Colors and Apple Cider

It’s apple picking time in Northern Michigan and on Saturday I visited a local, organic apple farm to get a taste of some delicious, fresh pressed cider.  Blackbird Farm owned by Don Smeltzer...