Water, Water Everywhere…Really?

Traditionally, those of us fortunate enough to live near the shores of Lake Michigan, or in the once-glacial areas of Illinois and Wisconsin, have seen water as a bountiful source of both life and pleasure.  With this essential but diminishing resource we have:...

What’s To Like About Snow

Ask any winter sports enthusiast and they’ll say they love lots of snow on the ground.   Likewise, ask any tree and it will say it wants snow over its roots in the winter. But nobody who has to walk on snow-packed sidewalks or drive on icy streets will enjoy having...