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Column: Mindfulness found in search for Petoskey stones on Lake Michigan shore

Posted on August 17th, 2017
Kneeling in the waves of Lake Michigan, I was reminded that sometimes there is nothing more important in this world than searching for a stone. Not just any stone, of course. In this case, it was a Petoskey stone, fossilized coral found along the beaches of northwestern Michigan, remnants of an ancie… Read More
Posted on August 17th, 2017
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Northwest Michigan: Your Next Sweet Summertime Getaway

Posted on June 29th, 2017
What if I were to tell you of a place where lavender fields bloom, vineyards line winding roads, morel mushrooms wait for you in the woods, cute waterside villages dot the land, and summer festivals abound. Thinking maybe the South of France? Napa Valley? How about if I add towering white sand d… Read More
Posted on June 29th, 2017

“Cool” vibes Up North in Boyne City, Michigan

Posted on November 1st, 2016
Several weekends ago we ventured to Boyne City, Michigan to take in the vibrant fall colors of Northwest Lower Michigan. Beyond the standard driving tour, we stopped at a park/preserve that was once a busy ski hill in the winter months, Avalanche Peak in Boyne City. A few days previous to our journey t… Read More
Posted on November 1st, 2016
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Michigan’s top fall color spot: Tunnel of Trees!

Posted on October 19th, 2016
Michigan’s Top fall color spot: Tunnel of Trees!
 
CROSS VILLAGE – The unique restaurant known as Legs Inn has just closed for the season, but that may have been a hasty decision.
 
“Fall color is probably peaking right now,” said owner George Smolak. “Bu… Read More
Posted on October 19th, 2016
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Bucket List Cycling: The Tunnel of Trees

Posted on August 25th, 2016
Bucket List Cycling Rides:  The Tunnel of Trees, Harbor Springs, Michigan I rode the tunnel of trees, South to North, along 119 just north of Harbor Springs, Michigan last year for the first time. I’ve driven the route before, long ago when I was just a kid and the day after I bought my first road b… Read More
Posted on August 25th, 2016
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