June 2013

Lake Superior Circle Tour / Day 9 After getting a good, yet somewhat stiff, rest at The Econo Lodge, we made our way towards the Keweenaw Peninsula and Copper Harbor.  We drove through little old mining towns and stopped at the Nation... June 28, 2013 / Travel ila Handbags I had the utmost pleasure in photographing Paula (owner and designer of ila Handbags) and her husband Brian (he does all of the website work) in their new South Minneapolis studio recently.  I felt li... June 27, 2013 / Personal Lake Superior Circle Tour / Day 8 Since we were already up, we packed our cold and chilly tent and headed into the town of Munising for a quick breakfast so we could hop on the Pictured Rocks boat tour.  Okay... prepare yourself for s... June 26, 2013 / Travel Lake Superior Circle Tour / Day 7 We traveled through the last bit of the Canadian side of the Lake and though we were sad to say goodbye to Canada, we were excited to see what Michigan held for us. Once in the uppe... June 25, 2013 / Travel Lake Superior Circle Tour / Day 6 In the morning we drove through a few small towns and made a quick stop at Aguasabon Falls before we began our long stretch of driving. There was a lot of driving to do across the easte... June 24, 2013 / Travel Lake Superior Circle Tour / Day 5 In the morning we had a delicious breakfast of coffee, fruit and Finnish pancakes, made by Hubert and Jacomyn.  We chatted some more, and I ran about, photographing all the little details of their hom... June 21, 2013 / Travel Lake Superior Circle Tour / Day 4 We woke up dry and warm and the sun was shining!  Yay!  I sat in the room for a few moments with the window open, listening to the birds singing and the waves crashing on the shore.  We began the day ... June 20, 2013 / Travel Lake Superior Circle Tour / Day 3 Another chilly & damp morning in our tent.  I just slept in my clothes, so it was easier to get up and get going.  We rolled up our wet tent and crammed it into the trunk and headed back into Gran... June 19, 2013 / Travel Lake Superior Circle Tour / Day 2 I woke up to a chilly morning in the tent.  It was extremely difficult to scramble out of my sleeping bag, slip into my winter coat and put my feet into my cold tennis shoes.  Tim had the fire going a... June 18, 2013 / Travel Lake Superior Circle Tour / Day 1 We awoke excited for our first day of travel!  We got started about an hour late, but that's pretty average for me, (unless I'm working of course)!  We packed all of our camping gear, food, suitcases ... June 17, 2013 / Travel