MLK ski trip weekend

This past weekend we hit the slopes of Northern Michigan.  It’s about a 5 hour drive from our house, but with the truck stocked with snacks, videos, iDevices and magazines, we kept entertained for the duration.  Boyne Highlands and Boyne Mountain were our destination this trip, but we also like to go to Nubs Nob. … [Read more…]

Thankful Tuesday

On the eve of what is going to be a bad day for more than a few people out there, I thought I would talk about some things that I am thankful for on this “day before Boston Marathon cutoff declaration day“! But first, a quick recap of my camping weekend…  It was beautiful weather! … [Read more…]

Punta Cana – part 3 – snorkeling!

Wow, can you believe it’s taken me 3 weeks to recap a 8 day vacation??  Well, life gets busy ‘ya know.  Moving right along, here is part 3 of my Punta Cana vacation adventure.  And then I’ll get back to writing about some marathon training, since I’m getting down to a 3 week deadline (eeek!). … [Read more…]

Adventures in Traverse City & Mackinaw

I’m interrupting my recap of Punta Cana because I got sidetracked with the pictures from the camping trip we just took!  We took a trip up North to Traverse City, Michigan, this past weekend.  The highlight included a day at Mackinac Island.  Complete with lots of fudge!  It’s a specialty of the island.  We had … [Read more…]