We are currently residing in Frankenmuth, Michigan. This is a tourist destination town know for Bronner’s, the world’s largest Christmas store. Frankenmuth is also home to the Bavarian Inn and Zehnder’s, two of the largest independently owned restaurants in the country, that serve world famous chicken dinners. On Thursday we met up with family. Jerry, Ellen, Spike, Terri and I all went to Michigan on Main to get some Chicken Wings. Michigan on Main is located within the Bavarian Inn restaurant in Frankenmuth. I have eaten a whole lot of …

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Once again, it is time to gather for our annual 4th of July potluck. This year we are at Burt Lake State Park. We were here last year for the Labor Day weekend and fell in love with this place. It is centrally located in a great part of Michigan which allows us to easily get to Petoskey, the Pigeon River Country State Forest area, the Straits area and Mackinac Island. This state park is really nice and the site we chose is awesome. There are some great places to eat nearby. The …

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Terri and I decided to spend father’s day weekend up at my Dad’s cabin on Wixom Lake in Michigan. After tearing up his lawn and nearly putting my RV in the ditch, we finally got it into our campsite. We did enjoy this site. The lake here is quite peaceful during the week and is a good place to relax. However, I needed to wait until after we left the area to update this post. The cell signals and internet connectivity are next to nill up there. Another problem I found is the …

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At the risk of sounding like a broken record, once again the mosquitoes at this campground were horrendous. But then again we have come to expect this when we come to the Saginaw Bay Recreation Area. On the up side, the park is close to home and easy for the non-campers in our group to come meet with us for the holiday. Another positive thing about staying at this campground for the Fourth of July is the fireworks. Bay City has a truly great display of fireworks. It is a 3 day long event …

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