Down Day and a Visitor Center June 10th 2018 Sleeping Bear Dunes National Lakeshore, Empire, Michigan
The refrigerator was getting empty and the dirty clothes bag was overflowing. So we needed to get some chores done. We were also pretty tired from the drive up here and the hangover from Joan’s bicycle accident. We called a down-day, slept-in, and had a big bacon-and-eggs breakfast.
Then we gathered up the dirty clothes, stripped the ... read more
North America » United States » Michigan » Traverse City Britain's American colonies broke with the mother country in 1776 and were recognized as the new nation of the United States of America following the Treaty of Paris in 1783. During the 19th and 20th centuries, 37 new states were added to the origina... ... read more