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Winter Surfing -- It Is A Thing -- 5* Pix

Total Shots taken 122 Number of 5 star ratings (5* yield %) 28  (23.0%)

Chicago winter days can surprise you sometimes.  It was Super Bowl Sunday, and the waves of Lake Michigan were churning; the air temperature was 15 degrees, and the winds blew west at 20 miles per hour.  336 more words


weekly photo challenge: tour guide

We live in Evanston, IL which we think is a perfect location!  The border to the south is the city of Chicago and the border to the east is Lake Michigan.   147 more words


Gadsby Lake Residence In Alberta For Sale

One of the most unique and well built estates in all of Alberta has hit the market and we are in love. This grand property has it all including stunning grounds, incredible materials and craftsmanship throughout and room for the whole family and then some. 160 more words


Deep Freeze on the Lakefront -- 5* Pix

Total Shots taken 65 Number of 5 star ratings (5* yield %) 12  (18.5%)

Two short weeks ago, we in Chicago were “enjoying” sub-zero temperatures and high winds off the lakefront.  432 more words


First hike of 2018

As I sit here writing, the winter cyclone rages outside. Knowing it was coming, and doing what I could to escape the many plumbers and contractors in my house fixing busted pipes and walls from our recent deep freeze, I made my way to a trail yesterday to get some much needed time in the woods. 1,038 more words


Fall Color Explosion -- 5* Pix

Total Shots taken 178 Number of 5 star ratings (5* yield %) 21  (11.8 %)

This past week had 3-4 days with sub-zero wind chill factors, and after that bone-chilling, face freezing statement that winter is here, I needed something to warm me up inside, and to remind me that we just turned the corner from fall.  591 more words


Vandiyur Lakefront Development- An Urban Intervention

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City centre of Madurai, a sterilised urban form, on the river banks of Vaigai, is defined by its streets that were constructed with a yardstick that fits exactly a bullock cart. 1,197 more words