Fun Facts About Michigan

Michigan has the second longest coastline in the U.S., following Alaska…Michigan is home to more than 11,000 lakes…Michigan has 129 lighthouses…Michigan has the longest freshwater coastline in the U.S…In Michigan, you are never farther than 6 miles from a lake or river…In Michigan, you are never farther than 85 miles from a Great Lake…Michigan is…

Throwback Thursday – Tahquamenon Falls

Prayer of the Woods I am the heat of your hearth on the cold winter nights, the friendly shade screening you from the summer sun, and my fruits are refreshing draughts quenching your thirst as you journey on.  I am the beam that holds your house, the board of your table, the bed on which…

Beer Chases My Blues Away

‘Cause I’ve got friends in low places Where the whiskey drowns And the beer chases my blues away Garth Brooks – Friends in Low Places

Fine Time For A Visit

Looking toward the billowing clouds in the sky during the morning, one could almost imagine it was going to be a somewhat normal Wednesday. All of that changed when you stepped outside and looked toward the trees swaying and bending and the water whipping across the lake. Rarely sighted on this lake, the bufflehead chose…

Lake Michigan Lighthouse

A good book is a lighthouse; a wise man is a lighthouse; conscience is a lighthouse; compassion is a lighthouse; science is a lighthouse!  They all show us the true path!  Keep them in your life to remain safe in the rocky and dark waters of life! Mehmet Murat Ildan

Musings and Photos about Michigan Summer Memories

(Photos by A Curious Introvert) Recently while finishing a 1000 piece puzzle of Michigan the Great Lakes State, I began musing about all the wonderful places, events and attractions on the puzzle and a lifetime of Michigan summer memories.  In Michigan we tend to start our summers early due to the excitement we experience on…