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The Seasons of Petoskey

By |March 5th, 2017|

Where we stay in the Petoskey area is technically closer to Harbor Springs, an equally charming town. It is a condo in a wooded area that faces one of the many of the springfed streams and a cedar forest. The stream is a defining feature, it is a constant in the background, especially in the [...]

Sunset Detroit, Sunrise Frankfurt

By |January 5th, 2016|

At approximately 5PM EST our flight took off from Detroit heading away from a beautiful pink, orange and peach-colored sunset. Our Lufthansa Airbus was very comfortable and quiet. Having flown on several smaller airplanes in recent months I was pleasantly surprised by... well... everything. The staff were very accommodating, attentive and the in-flight movie selection [...]

Soaking It All In

By |December 31st, 2015|

Detroit, MI It's strange to think that we'll barely be in the U.S. next year. The thought of being abroad for more than a few weeks is pretty daunting but with so much potential for adventure and discovery it seems to be blurring out any fear or anxiety. One thing I have noticed [...]

The Twilight Zone

By |December 19th, 2015|

I was recently writing to my friend Katherine about our move and where we are at now and thought it would be good to write a blog post and update everyone else too. It's officially been a week since we moved out! We moved from Greensboro, NC to Birmingham, MI where my parents live. Most [...]