After leaving my family in Texas for this final leg of my trip through the west back home, with just a few weeks left, I’m not just having bittersweet feelings – happy to get back home to friends and family, yet sad that this extended vacation is coming to an end – no, I’m also feeling scared. 1,300 more words
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Just in time for holiday gift-making, a pair of fast, fun, and cozy fingerless mitts, decorated with a tiny butterfly motif.
These mitts are named for Mackinac (pronounced “Mackinaw”) Island, one of the many treasures of Michigan; Mackinac Island is a National Historic Landmark and a beautiful and popular destination for summer travel. 352 more words
During our bicycle run around the perimeter of Mackinac island in 2011, I couldn’t help but be drawn to this rather large abandoned lodge. After some new research, I have come to find that this place known as Silver Birches lodge had recently been purchased and has received some big renovations. 76 more words
During our 2011 trip to the mini island of Mackinac in Michigan, we had the chance to visit a house of butterflies on display during the summer season.
From my 2011 trip to the 8 mile around island which was Native American, then French, then British, then American, then British, and then American again.