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The Tale of Mackinac Island's Arch Rock

Arch Rock, Mackinac Island, photo by Mark Swanson

Here’s one of my favorite Michigan origin stories, the tale of Arch Rock, adapted from Dirk Gringhus’s wonderful book, … 880 more words


A Long Awaited Escape

As a mother, my time is divided between my husband, my children, my job and what’s left over is trying to maintain a chaotic household. Some days I pat myself on the back because I helped my kids with their homework, cooked dinner and even managed to do a load or two of laundry. 574 more words

a tumble of thoughts

I wanted to write something intelligent tonight. I wanted to share with you some of the lessons I’ve learned lately or some of the anecdotes that my life seems to provide in abundance. 769 more words

Thoughts On Life

Exploring Michigan

I’ve not spent a lot of time traveling around our neighbor to the north. No, I don’t mean Canada. I’m talking about Michigan. Yep, a northern Indiana girl my whole life and I can probably count on two hands how many times I’ve crossed the northern state line. 544 more words

Lilacs are still out on Mackinac Island!

Mackinac Island, photo by Gary Ennis

While lilacs have faded in much of Michigan, they’re still going strong on Mackinac Island as we head into the final weekend of the annual… 151 more words



I think I expected college to transform me into some greater version of myself, to wake me up and revitalize me and just generally embolden me. 866 more words

Thoughts On Life

Fort Saint-Joseph, Ontario - Mickinac & Michilimackinac

Fort Saint-Joseph, Ontario

Après avoir vue certaines photos de l’endroit historique, j’aimerais vraiment y aller pour une visite! Regarder par vous mêmes…

After seeing some pictures of the historic place, I would definitely go there for a visit! 452 more words