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The Best of ... Mackinac Island

About a month ago, I went to one of the most beautiful places I’ve ever been to. From the title of this post, I think you can guess where I’m talking about. 96 more words


You Gotta Laugh 9/23/17

You gotta laugh.

When Ted and I look back on our three months on Mackinac the summer of 2017, we will laughingly (hopefully we’re laughing) label it “the summer of the mishaps”.  851 more words

Mackinac Island

Death's Garden: Tombstone Tales

by Loren Rhoads

Just north of Michigan’s lower peninsula lies Mackinac Island, the #1 tourist destination in the state. When I was a kid, my folks took me and my brother up several times to explore the old fort—complete with costumed soldiers doing marching drills and cannons fired out over the water—and a museum dedicated to a doctor who had studied digestion through another man’s abdominal war wound. 2,506 more words

Death's Garden Revisited

Mackinac Island Eight Mile

Do you want to run a race with coastline on your left? And forests on your right? While on vacation? Without obnoxious swarms of tourists (because the kids are back in school)? 1,174 more words


Cemetery of the Week #160: St. Ann's Cemetery

Saint Ann’s Cemetery
also called Sainte Anne’s Cemetery or the Catholic Cemetery
Garrison Road & Custer Street
Mackinac State Park
Mackinac Island, Michigan 49757
GPS: 827 more words

Cemetery Of The Week

Another Bucket List Check

September 18, 2017 (by Angela)

Mackinac Island in Michigan is a place I’d hoped to visit for quite some time. The idea of an island that doesn’t allow motorized vehicles on it was intriguing to me. 704 more words

Fun Seeking

Scenes from Mackinac Island, Michigan

I finally found a place where I want to make chubby babies, grow old and paint until I die. I’m at peace here.