Sunday, August 21, 2011

Blue Skies at Lake Michigan

I spent a few hours today out in Holland, Michigan on Lake Michigan.  What a beautiful day.  I wish all of our Summer days were just this perfect.  It was a gorgeous day just right for capturing photos to link up with Alicia's Summer Photo Challenge.  The theme this week is "Blue Skies".

Not a cloud in the sky...
Sometimes we perch our beach chairs in the dunes next to the channel instead of going down to the main beach area.  It's fun to sit and watch all the boats go by.
"Big Red"
Head on over to Project Alicia and check out all the wonderful Blue Skies entries.
Hope you weekend was filled with Blue Skies too!


Traci said...

What wonderful pictures! I want to go to the beach now.

The Yellow Cape Cod said...

Great pics. I am also enjoying this perfect Michigan summer day!

Dina @ 4 Lettre Words said...

Oh, yes! GORGEOUS. I'm in love with Big Red, too. :)

alicia said...

Love this piece of Lake Michigan you've shared. What beautiful pics!! So glad you are joining us for the Crazy Days of Summer. Make sure to stop back next week with a fav summer pic for the Sweet Summer Finale!

Meg {henninglove} said...

what a lovely day!! i love any day without a cloud in the sky just perfection

A Pretty Life in the Suburbs said...

Gorgeous photos! Lake Michigan looks so dreamy!

Jennifer @ Studio JRU said...

Wow... what a beautiful place! And looks like the perfect summer day. Amazing photos! :)

Lisa said...

gorgeous pictures!

natasha {schue love} said...

I love Lake MI. My grandparents live on the lake and near a harbor {from White Lake} that looks just like this...light house and all! :)

Yasmeen said...

Lovely photos! I used to live in Chicago and once went on a beach vaca to MI with a friend. The weather looks divine... makes me really miss summer!

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barbara@hodge:podge said...

What a perfect lake day. Yesterday we spent the day at Whistler, it was a perfect mountain kind of day! Enjoying the last few days of summer, when does it turn to fall there?

Carmie of the Single Nester said...

I always find it so hard to believe that Lake Michigan is a lake. Just gorgeous.

Kristi {at} Live and Love...Out Loud said...

I love that first shot of the lighthouse. By the way, is it pink or do my eyes deceive me?
Thanks so much for joining Alicia and me again in the Crazy Days of Summer Photo Challenge. You won’t want to miss the giveaway extravaganza we have planned for next week’s Sweet Summer Finale. Photography and scrap booking goodies galore! Just share your favorite summer pics. That’s it!

Brandi said...

gorgeous pictures, Alissa! such a beautiful day you spent at the lake.

Days at Buttermilk Cottage said...

Oh, the blue in your pictures! It has me longing for a beach trip!

LindyLouMac in Italy said...

Stunning brilliant blue skies.

Miss Raj said...

I love the third picture down. STUNNING photography and what a bright blue sky. beautiful.


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