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The 145th Belmont Stakes were ran in New York this past Saturday June 8th. A different horse won the third race of the triple crown and it was Palace Malice! He showed real speed in the Kentucky Derby but fell off the pace. After taking the blinders off for the Belmont, Palace Malice held the […]

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Great Lakes Radio and Flanigan’s Bar hosted their 12th annual Golf Outing at Gentz’s Homestead Golf Course in Harvey this past Saturday, June 8th. My team consisted of my fiance and our friends Andrew and Ellissa, team HEAT. Starting off at 9 a.m. on hole # 7 my first ball…and first hit of the year…went […]

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After getting engaged in April, I knew I had to start looking for a wedding dress soon, because I am SO indecisive! My mom, sister and I decided to go Wednesday, June 5th to get some ideas of what I liked. I knew mermaid’s were out, but I did like dropped waists and beading! I […]

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“Salaries with Benefits” won their second volleyball match in Marquette Mountain’s B-League again last night! With scattered showers all day we weren’t sure if the games would be called off or not, at about 45 degrees we were all hoping they would be. They weren’t. We played in the last set of games and it […]

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Living the country lifestyle means giving yourself a, sometimes, overly large project to do during the snow-free months. So, we had a field cleared at our house. After getting the trees logged, our summer project consisted of clearing the brush…the never ending brush! But our neighbor called, he’s a landscaper, and he was doing a […]

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Yesterday, June 3rd, my fiance and I got our engagement pictures taken! We were waiting for my mom’s Lilacs and Apple blossoms to bloom, and they finally did this past weekend. We heard it could rain Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday so we thought we better do them…even with only a days notice. I decided that […]

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This weekend at my fiance’s grandparents house they had a spectacle out of their dining room window. Could be a record! There were 12-15 Hummingbirds buzzing around the sugar-water feeder all at once! Our grandparents are actually used to many of them flying around, but Sunday evening there were a lot even for them! With […]

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The Flanigan’s Bar and Great Lakes Radio Golf Outing is coming up June 8th at Gentz’s Homestead Golf Course in Harvey and I signed up! Since picking up golf last year, this will be my first 4-man scramble. My fiance and I will be golfing with another couple we’ve known for years, we should do […]

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For the second year, I have put together a team for the beach volleyball league at Marquette Mountain. We are in the Wednesday night B-League and I think we will do really good this year! We have more people and more guys. Last year we had a good team, but we always seemed to beat […]

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My fiance and I are huge Duck Dynasty fans! Now that the season is over, we are still quoting the show and watching re-runs. My fiance told me about these Cozies at a gas station in Manistique that we had to stop and get. At $5 a piece, they were pricey for Cozies, but they […]

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