Michigan vacation—Day 9

~Saturday~  We started off our day by meeting more of Bob’s relatives for breakfast. We met Bob’s niece Stephanie, her son Drew (youngest of 4!), and her mom, Mary, at the Country Kitchen in Marshall, MI. We enjoyed catching up, and hearing about their busy lives. Stephanie, Bob, Mary, and Drew Back in Battle Creek, … Read more

Michigan vacation—Day 8

~Friday~  We had breakfast at the Hamilton Inn Select Beachfront hotel, since it was complimentary. Then we packed up to check out and start our day, which consisted of going over the Mackinaw Bridge to St. Ignace on the upper peninsula, and later crossing back to the lower peninsula to head to Ocqueoc Falls State … Read more

Michigan vacation—Day 7

~Thursday~  We were up early, took our time packing, and eventually headed out to start today’s drive toward Michigan’s Upper Peninsula. We’d planned to stop for breakfast shortly after getting out of Battle Creek, but we ended up not stopping until close to noon for a combination bathroom break, gas fill-up, and lunch. We both … Read more