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Happy Tuesday, y’all! What did you guys do this weekend? I hope something epic =]

If I tell you John and I spent the weekend kid-free for the first time in 2 1/2 years, would you believe me??? 745 more words


Girls weekend.

Last weekend my sister’s, cousin, and I went on a weekend getaway to Mackinac Island, MI, aka one of our favorite places. I don’t have much to say about the weekend except that the weather was perfect, we made new memories, and had one last “hurrah” before the… 71 more words

Fall at Sugar Loaf Rock on Mackinac Island

The Rock, photo by Sandy Hansen Photography

Here’s a color check-in from last week on Mackinac Island. The Mackinac Island State Park Commission says the following about… 180 more words


Going Home

On the last day of July, 2014 we awoke in Seattle for the last time. We spent the night at Matt and Deb’s, since all our belongings were now on a truck headed for Michigan. 579 more words


Epic Birthday Adventure (Belated)

I’m belated in writing this post, the birthday wasn’t. The birthday was right on time. You know how I was dreaming of going back to Mackinac Island? 144 more words


lighthouse 10 September 2014

Boarding the boat, The Hope, we set off on a three hour tour (not kidding) and got to hear every manner of Gilligan’s Island jokes. We passed right under the Mackinac Bridge heading off to the west to see the lighthouses that keep the ships, to this day, in safe waters. 315 more words

Because this, my friends, is indeed a flashy investment.

Today, it came to my attention that there are lighthouses for sale in the United States. Sure, this little tidbit might seem a little odd and not worthy of a blog post, but what’s more odd is my extreme, sincere desire to purchase one. 474 more words