Posts tagged "Michigan"

A Sojourn in Saugatuck

A Sojourn in Saugatuck
Saugatuck is a quaint town in southwestern Michigan that has all the traits of a coastal getaway – right in the Midwest. While Saugatuck originated as a lumber town and port, it has recently become a popular tourist destination and art colony with its waterfront dining, unique shops, art galleries, and beautiful beaches. We sojourned to Saugatuck... Read more »

Life's a Beach...Well, At Least This Week

Life's a Beach...Well, At Least This Week
I woke up early this morning and decided to take advantage of a quiet, sleeping house on our first full day of vacation in Michigan. As I was running next to the gentle waves lapping up on the empty beach, I looked out to the west. Endless water. No Chicago in sight. Though we are only 2... Read more »

DIY Friday: Did You Make Your Summer Fun List Yet?

We’ve been making it for several years now – before kids and now with kids. We set aside an evening at the beginning of each summer, get the laptop booted up, iPhones handy, fridge calendar, sports practice schedules, and whatever else is needed to plan. Everyone in the family gets a chance to weigh in... Read more »
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Bracketology for Preschoolers

Bracketology for Preschoolers
T minus 48 hours ’til March Madness officially begins and we are ready. With Johnny Mathis’ “It’s the Most Wonderful Time of the Year” playing in the background, each family member carefully put together their NCAA brackets last night in hopes of winning the $4 jackpot. (We don’t mess around in this house.) Somehow though,... Read more »

Wheat Free Wanderlust

Wheat Free Wanderlust
With 4 – 7 inches of snow predicted for some of the Chicagoland area this evening, who doesn’t have the urge to get the heck out of Dodge? The months of February through April are particularly long ones around here with chilly temperatures, sleet, slush, and blah gray skies making regular appearances on weather forecasts.... Read more »
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