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A Summer Bestiary

What did you do this summer?

We met a polar bear. We were as up-close and personal to one of these magnificent creatures as we will ever be. 775 more words


Chicago - 1/31/16 - North Pond

For as many fantastic views and great dining rooms that there are in Chicago, North Pond perhaps has the most perfect setting.  Unfortunately I seem to only make it here in bad weather, but even so its beautiful.   58 more words


Nicely Dressed.

There is still too much flood water at the southern end of the North Pond Chain; finishing the willow coppicing at its outflow into the River Stour will have to wait again. 231 more words

Wildlife Photography

Chicago's Best Farm-to-Table Restaurants

With the farm-to-table revolution, Chicago dishes are chock full of the freshest locally-sourced ingredients so they’re not only infinitely more tasty, but much better for you! 284 more words


Dawn at North Pond. 

This is the place to be at first light on a cold autumnal morning.

Nature Photography.