Lilacs, Hikes & Postcards

For those of you who missed the Lilac Festival…There were some beautifully floral moments throughout the lilac festival week, and this year I wanted to incorporate something new into the schedule – I led photo enthusiasts on a photo hike to some of the not-so-well-known areas of Mackinac Island, stopping every so often to take…

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More Than Enough Snow

This year’s polar vortex has certainly caused quite a stir in Michigan this year. Mackinac Island is no exception to the snowfall, and it seemed as though we were running out of places to put the snow this past week:

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Snow storm and Holiday Postcards

Take a stroll with me on the boardwalk…   Today a nice big snowstorm hit Mackinac Island, and it was great. Well, maybe the wind wasn’t so great, but everything else was great. We had to endure an entire weekend with no snow and barely enough ice on the ground for snowmobilers to get by,…

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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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Postcard to Mackinac 08.03.2012

From Minnesota to Mackinac: I wasn’t quite sure about this one, until I read the other side! This is apparently the very school that Bob Dylan attended! As someone who has been learning guitar on my own for the past couple of years and trying to delve into the world of folk and rock music,…

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Postcard to Mackinac 07.28.2012

Starting to get global, here! A postcard all the way from Victoria: As a blogger, you tend to meet a lot of new people online. It’s great hearing from people from different parts of the United States who have visited Mackinac Island, but who would’ve thought that I’d hear from someone out of the country?…

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