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Tahquamenon Falls Video

Here’s a video (see below, scroll down) we put together from Jo’s family visit to Tahquamenon Falls near Paradise, Michigan in the Upper Peninsula. The falls is located in Tahquamenon Falls State Park along the […]

2017 Grandmas Marathon Race
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2017 Grandma’s Marathon Race Festival

Saturday, June 17, 2017 It was a beautiful day for the 41st running of Grandma’s Marathon. 6444 racers competed in the full marathon (26.2 miles) and 7337 ran in the Gary Bjorklund Half Marathon (13.1 […]

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Bayfield Arts Festival

The middle weekend of July is Bayfield’s Annual Festival of the Arts & Gallery Tour. In 2017 this will be the 55th annual celebration (July 15 & 16). The arts and crafts portion of the […]

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Rock Hound – Agate Hunting Trip

Agate Hunting and Rock Picking in the Michigan Upper Peninsula In early May we headed up to Lake Superior’s south shore near Ironwood, Michigan to get an early start on searching for agates on some […]

Sand Island Lighthouse Apostles
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Apostle Island Sea Caves

  Visiting the Apostle Islands Sea Caves Last summer we chartered a boat ride with Captain Mike out of Cornucopia for an Apostle Islands Sea Caves and Sunset Tour. We had previously taken a similar […]