The beach is quite iced over this winter with mountainous ice formations reaching out a half mile into The Lake. This latest Polar Vortex is bound to add more whimsical ice formations. This picture, however, was taken almost exactly a year ago. Note the ice free beach. It does seem colder this winter.
We were picking up garbage as we walked. The balloons had journeyed across Lake Michigan from a Toy’s-R-Us store in Milwaukee.