In Thought

I have had an awful lot on my mind lately and I’m sure many of you know what I’m talking about… the recent passing of my father has left me and my family in a state of grief over the past three weeks and for the unforeseeable future, and is something I do not wish…

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After the Snow

And as soon as it came, it went…         On Sunday, the majority of snow on Mackinac Island disappeared, with all of it gone today. And who knows when it’ll be back again… but I’m sure more snow will be on its way soon enough.  We are also almost near the start of our…

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Postcard to Mackinac 08.11.2012

A new postcard! Tandem biking on Mackinac Island: Look! It’s my future home on a postcard, hehe… the Frederick R. Weisman art museum is quite an art piece itself! As a new art teacher, it’s always interesting to visit different museums and galleries, especially ones that feature art that’s local and therefore more personal to…

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First Fudge

As the school year is winding down, I’m slowly starting back up at May’s Fudge Shop on Mackinac Island for the summer. This weekend, I worked side by side with my oldest sister, Tienne, to make fudge throughout the day. And I am proud to say… I STILL got it! As a candymaker, you really…

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Mackinac Island Student Art Show

This weekend was the reception for the Mackinac Island K-12 student art show. We had a wonderful turnout and the students and parents alike enjoyed seeing art from across each grade level. Many of the students’ parents, grandparents, friends, and teachers were in attendance: Some of the students also had the opportunity to be interviewed…

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Sights around Mackinac Island

It was a fairly busy weekend for Mackinac Island this past weekend. Unfortunately, I missed most of it! But here’s what I was able to catch: For almost all of Saturday my time was spent at the Mackinac Island Public Library, putting up the artwork for our school’s 2012 spring art show. I was not…

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