Category Archives: Mackinac’ing

Three for Thursday: Three Reasons I Want to Live on Mackinac Island

If you’ve followed my blog for awhile you already know I hope to some day live on Mackinac Island. People who’ve been there tend to fall into one of two categories: those who understand the magic and those who don’t. … Continue reading

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Three for Thursday: Mackinac Island Dining

I’m starting a new Thursday column, “Three for Thursday.” Every Thursday I’ll talk about something in threes. That’s about all I can tell you for now. The actual topics are secret (aka: still unknown!) Today I’ll cover my three favorite … Continue reading

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Mackinac Island Porch Sitting

Our typical day on Mackinac Island usually goes a little something like this: 6:00 – Wake up 7:00 – Breakfast at Chuckwagon 8:00 – Bike around the island with copious photo stops 9:30 – Other morning activity (more biking, hiking, … Continue reading

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The Mackinac Island Flag

If you’ve spent any time browsing the shops on Mackinac Island, I’m sure you’ve come upon Flagship at the corner of Astor Street and Market Street. Or, if you haven’t, be sure to look for it next time you visit. … Continue reading

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The Horses of Mackinac Island

I have likely mentioned in previous posts, I love Mackinac Island horses. Whether they are pulling a taxi, a carriage tour, garbage, or postal deliveries, they’re all special to me. Let’s take a walk around the island with them! Unless … Continue reading

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A Hike Around Mackinac Island

One of our favorite pastimes on Mackinac Island is hiking. Last fall we set out on a long hike in search of changing leaves. As it happens, we were a bit too early for the best color, but we had … Continue reading

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Mackinac Island – May 2012 Visit – Day 4

I’m having Lilac Festival withdrawal. It’s going on right now, but we’re not there! Sad! I’m sure all the visitors and island residents alike are having a blast. Meanwhile, we’ll take a look back at the final day of our … Continue reading

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