The surrealistic natural setting of trees encased in ice – our version of a bayou – is the result of recent meteorological fluctuations. Cold weather was followed by rain, wind, and thawing temps, quickly replaced with bitter cold temperatures.
Photo taken in Sugar Grove, Illinois.
Nature’s little helpers — always willing to reach out and extend a hand, whenever necessary.
Photo taken at Mayslake in Oak Brook, Illinois.
Lowering onto the back of the water, the sun rides the gentle waves of Lake Michigan in Union Pier, Michigan.