The Chicago lakefront this time of year is absolutely beautiful. And, unlike the other three seasons, we almost always have it to ourselves during these chilly months.
Looking south from Montrose Harbor.
-17°, looking north from the Adler Planetarium.
Exploring the frozen lakeshore.
A family hike at the Indiana Dunes National Lakeshore.
After our drive home from Tennessee, the boys and I ventured out in the wind to one of our favorite lakeside views this afternoon.
A Christmas woodpecker in Brownsville, TN.