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Being out in the woods most of this past week finishing up a project with a short deadline I regret that I missed all of our Pope's visit.Fortunately Hannah Williams and a few others on social media helped to fill us in on what we missed.Thank you! Pope Francis the Holy Father arrives in Philadel...
Generally I am not a big fan of sunrises or sunsets, perhaps I have spent too many hours squinting at the road while driving toward them.But this one is too Amazing not to share!Thanks for sharing this amazing bit of Gods beauty Trish Van Housen and Brian England !! For all of your East Valley AZ...
Fantastic post Sandra Graves !Goal setting is critical, in home buying and everything else worth doing. Buying a new home is a huge investment and it can take a lot of time to make a final decision. Sometimes it takes months or even years to find that perfect home that has everything you need and...
A Pleasant Week in the U.P.It has been great spending a bit of time in the woods of Upper Michigan this week, spending some time with my son who is heading up this part of our Huron Mountain Forest Inventory, and enjoying some fall in the Northwoods beauty.I hope you enjoyed some of the posts tha...
Big Bay Outfitters, Leave Fully Clothed and Caffeinated!Big Bay Outfitters, Walk in Through our Front Door in Yer Birthday Suit with a Fist Full of $$$, and Leave Fully Clothed and Caffeinated!Or so says the sign on the building.I had to stop at this little shop that had plenty of canoes and kaya...
Big Bay Lighthouse and B&B, a Relaxing Stop and Worth the Trip. Yesterday while checking on our Forest Inventory Project in the Huron Mountains of Upper Michigan I took a little detour to do some touristing near Big Bay.Seeing a sign indicating “lighthouse this way”, I thought that this could be ...
I have been waiting nearly a month to repost this gem.Tonight is the night!The night of the second of these special moonsThanks Kristin Hamilton CA Realtor !! First of 3 Supermoons on August 29, 2015...Spectacular The world saw the first of three supermoons in a row, starting on August 29,  and t...
Jean Kays Pasties, a Must Stop in Marquette Michigan.I have been working in the UP, Upper Peninsula of Michigan for about 30 years off and on and had never stopped at Jean Kays until this past week.Though Marquette is one of my favorite destinations in the UP, I never had the desire to seek out a...
St Peters Cathedral, in Marquette MichiganThis morning Nick and I had the opportunity to attend Mass in St Peters Cathedral in Marquette.This Cathedral is not just a special place to worship God but holds significant historical value to this region of the country.This is the Cathedral that the sn...
Ever Have One of Those Friends Who Should Never Go Out in Public?My friend Jack just wants to go everywhere I go and visit with everyone along the way as well.Yet there is one lesson in social etiquette that I just cannot get him to understand and follow.I tell him over and over again..."It is no...

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