A perfect travel day, this Saturday, save for the über-early start.
I got on the earlier flight to Traverse City. I ate chicken pot pie and a berry crumb pie slice at Community Pie Co. I drove over to Empire and sat on the very chilly beach on for an hour, enjoying the sound and sight of the waves on the eastern shore of the lake. I stopped by L. Mawby Winery and Traverse City Whiskey Co. And I gazed at Lake Michigan for a long, long time.
Here’s that slice of dessert: