All Posts by Traci Warren

Prentice Park, WI

“I love rest areas,” said no one, ever. But dang if we didn’t find one that’s worth a shout out. Is there someplace that collects the Best of Rest Areas? A connoisseur of highway turn outs? If so, I heartily nominate Prentice Park in Wisconsin. Two days before finding the rest area Scott said to […]

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The Mackinac Bridge Experience

Bridge Advice As we were zooming past the VERY LAST EXIT before the bridge, a fact made excessively clear with lots of signs and big letters, hidden in the mix was a helpful little sign for an AM station broadcasting bridge conditions and weather alerts. Scott turned it on. AM Station {alert sound}, “Due to […]

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Petoskey State Park, Michigan

We have a rock hound in our midst. It might be my fault. Rocks are just so cool. That’s how we found Petoskey State Park. Ev took whatever interest I showed and 10x’ed it. The good homeschooling advice says something like, “Take whatever they’re interested in and go with it until they aren’t interested any […]

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Sleeping Bear Dunes National Lakeshore

I’m not one to forget a Do Not Miss. I collect those like other people collect shoes or tools. Before we set out for our first loop around the country in an RV, Kim said, “You must go to Sleeping Bear Dunes National Lakeshore.” I hadn’t heard of it. There’s a lot of sand somewhere […]

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