I love Michigan! I am so happy to be visiting our friends Megan and Joe and their family for a long weekend.
We enjoyed the great weather outdoors and explored Saugatuck today. We didn’t really care what we did, as we just wanted to do something together and see a bit of the state and walk around.
The highlights for me were seeing the kids splash around in Lake Michigan and catching fireflies.
Our friends Kris and Pat always vacation in this town and I was curious to see what it was like. It was very quaint and I could see why they like coming here with their family. I just wish we had more time to spend on the water.
After exploring a bit of the town and having a bite to eat, we traveled along to West County Park on the Lake Michigan Shore. Here we skipped rocks, played in the water, and built rock sculptures, seeing who could pile the most together before they toppled over.
And to end the day, the kids made my night by catching and releasing fireflies that just fascinated me.
It’s the simple things in life that make me happy – like time spent together with good friends.
Life is good!
4 thoughts on “Michigan”
Now that’s a summer vacation! I recognized the location in Saugatuck, crossing the street in front of Kilwins–hope you got to stop in for a nice cream cone or piece of homemade fudge. Loved the shot of the boat on the dock also. Cheers!
Oops, “ice cream cone”…. Sorry for my bad typing! Enjoy your vacation!
Wow! What a gem you’ve found in Michigan. My husband is from there and I never thought of it as much of a vacation state, until now!
We enjoyed the open space and quaint neighborhoods. So pretty and we had great weather.