The Friday File: Frosty Lake Michigan Once Again

This was such a beautiful sunrise this morning! I was really hoping to capture the sunbeams! Can you see them rising from the sun and lighting up the clouds? It was a really ‘yellow’ sunrise.

The temperatures took a major dip overnight, causing Lake Michigan to once again be adorned with ice on its surface.  You can see a bit of sun cascading down onto the frosty lake’s surface.

It’s the beginning of the weekend, and I hope you start it off by having a lovely Friday!

  12 comments for “The Friday File: Frosty Lake Michigan Once Again

  1. February 8, 2019 at 11:48 am

    As much as I enjoy your winter pictures, I would enjoy them more come August. Here i Minnesota, we are in a winter that makes your Chicago look almost tropical.

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    • February 8, 2019 at 8:54 pm

      LOL I completely understand, Don! I moved here from Winnipeg which is not too far from Minneapolis (8-hour drive I believe). Suffice it to say, the winters in Winnipeg (Manitoba) are very similar to Minnesota, so I completely understand (that Chicago does feel almost tropical). I can never complain about the winters here, Don! LOL Cher xo

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      • February 8, 2019 at 9:50 pm

        Winnipeg. Spent a week there for a stagehand convention. Loved the city. It was during their Arts Festival. And over the years I worked and enjoyed the Winnipeg Ballet.
        Went sailing on the lake. Found a great restaurant, Cree?, that served the best buffalo stew.
        Great city.

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      • February 9, 2019 at 10:43 am

        Well that is so awesome to hear about, Don! I am so glad you love it as I sure do too! And of course the Royal Winnipeg Ballet is legendary which makes Winnipegers quite proud. Oh did you? You’ve made my day, Don! Thank you! Cher xo

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  2. February 8, 2019 at 1:40 pm

    I hope you do have a lovely weekend, Cher, and thank you for sharing the resplendent rising sun. ❤

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    • February 8, 2019 at 8:54 pm

      Why thank you so much, dear Carol! I hope you do as well! Blessings, Cher xo

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  3. February 8, 2019 at 3:08 pm

    Lovely, Cher… ❤ Wishing you a beautiful weekend!

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  4. February 8, 2019 at 6:30 pm

    Hate out weather. So over winter. Beautiful sunrise. My cousin was at Navy Pier today (gymnastic met for granddaughter) and said the Ferris Wheel was turning. I think it must have been because they didn’t want it to FREEZE. I mean who, in their right mind, would go on that ride today?

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    • February 8, 2019 at 8:58 pm

      Oh my dear fellow Chicagoan! That is unreal! You are totally correct; who would go on that thing during this weather? Even this Canuck wouldn’t do it!! Cher xo


  5. February 8, 2019 at 10:12 pm

    Who would even go to the Pier? I do think it might have to do with keeping it going in this cold weather.

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    • February 9, 2019 at 10:44 am

      That is an extremely good observation. I mean, that wind whipping from Lake Michigan at the Pier is extreme. Cher xo


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