Mackinac Bridge

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Well, well, guess who is back? Whew! I had the most amazing time last week, the weather was perfect, the food was amazing, the sights were beyond beautiful. I love the UP so much, I seriously want to move up there when I am older. It would be impossible to pick which area but still. Did you have fun reading all of the guest-posts while I was away? I did! Well, when I got back anyway. I loved all of them and I love all the bloggers behind them, they are some of my favorites so I am glad that they were all able to take care of this little blog while I was away.

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I have over 1,000 photos from this trip, insane! I have so many great post ideas for you lovely readers, I am so excited! I am going to try my best to break up all the vacation pics so you are not bombarded. I also read a lot while I was gone, so I am hoping that some book reviews will make their way onto the blog again, I miss doing those!

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Here is the Mackinac Bridge, isn't it beautiful? The bridge is over 50 years old and divides two of the Great Lakes, Lake Michigan and Lake Superior. I think I have been in this exact spot for photos several times before, I shall have to dig them out. We actually camped out at Tahquamenon Falls, but we had to stop at Mackinac City for some pizza & a view of the bridge before sunset. Kyle, Dan and Brian had fun throwing pebbles at the rock in the water, a favorite pastime of theirs. It is funny because a week later, my boss took his girlfriend to Mackinac and proposed to her on that rock. It was really funny because he was trying to explain it and I was cracking up because it is the only rock out there and the guys always throw things at it. Haha, small world.

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School starts up again this week and my last first day of school is tomorrow! It is very bittersweet. I can't wait to graduate but at the same time, I love my school so much. I am stoked that my last two classes are English classes, and now I am off to get my back-pack together and order my books for the very last time.

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Dress-f21
Shirt-Gift
Shoes-Payless
Bag-Amazon

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16 Musings

  1. Oh, the horror! The horror! Seeing that bridge again is giving me nightmares. :)

    But the UP is really nice. I want to go back there. I'm glad you had fun. Please tell us more about your trip after you relax and get back to normal-life.

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  2. I'm so glad you had such a great time! And I hope you have a great first, last day tomorrow. I had my first last today and it was definitely bittersweet.

    xoxo ~ Courtney
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  3. Glad u are back tho that bridge look like a very long jetty! ! Misses! Xx

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  4. Wow, You guys looked to have had a lot of fun. Glad you didn't go to New England.

    So love the blues in your outfit. & you had some great guest's posts.

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  5. Glad you're back! Wow, a 1,000 photos and probably more. Hope you have a great day back..tomorrow.

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  6. What a great time it must have been. Can't hardly wait to see what you've got for us. All the best to that final semester!

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  7. I really love this outfit. It must be a very unique place to go. Love the pictures so far!

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  8. You did a good job in playing with prints, lovely ensemble :)

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  9. Yay, you're back! I missed you :)
    Lovely photos :) this trip looks so much fun! And I like the outfit, that dress is amazing!

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  10. a thousand photos? It's insane! Haha! Love the ones you posted in the blog, btw. And I like your dress and shoes. good luck with school. :)

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  11. Yayay for your return to the blogging world - I missed you! And...I love love your shoes! :)

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  12. Sounds like an amazing time! All the best on your first day of your last semester!

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  13. welcome back! it looks like an amazing trip!

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  14. you look so happy :-) great pics!

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  15. It's great to have you back, although, I did really enjoy your guest posts! Great use of patterns here.

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