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Mike Hardy

Joined 2 years ago from Caseville, Michigan

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  • Storing a Catalina 27 for Great Lakes Winters
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    Storing a Catalina 27 for Great Lakes Winters

    7 weeks ago

    Storing a Catalina 27 sailboat for a long winter on the Great Lakes can be an expensive proposition. We found an inexpensive solution that every practical sailor can appreciate.

  • Worst Restaurant Food Poisonings of the Past 40 Years
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    Worst Restaurant Food Poisonings of the Past 40 Years

    15 months ago

    Food poisoning from food contaminated at a restaurant can be a nightmare for public health officials and result in the end of business for even a large restaurant chain. Here are some of the most noteworthy cases of restaurant food poisoning over the last 40 years.

  • Famous Bankrupt Restaurants We Would Love to See Again
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    Famous Bankrupt Restaurants We Would Love to See Again

    16 months ago

    If you're a Baby Boomer some of your most cherished memories growing up was getting out of the house for an ice cream or hamburger. We take a look at some of our most favorite, but bankrupt, restaurant chains that are no longer around and remember what made them special.

  • Tour Detroit in a Day
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    Tour Detroit in a Day

    11 months ago

    If you find yourself in the Motor City and want to catch the highlights without blowing a lot of time or money, then this little tour will have you feeling like a Detroit insider in short order.

  • First Time Sailors on the Great Lakes
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    First Time Sailors on the Great Lakes

    18 months ago

    After a couple buys an old sailboat to explore the Great Lakes they tell the tale of their first short cruise across Michigan's Saginaw Bay with four young kids.

  • How to Create a Straw Bale Garden in Your Backyard
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    How to Create a Straw Bale Garden in Your Backyard

    5 months ago

    With a large lot next to our cottage consisting of mostly sand and a little acidic oak leaf loam, the opportunity to put in a real successful garden was remote. So we dedicated to experiment ourselves with this unique technique of straw-bale gardening.

  • Largest Protest Marches in the United States
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    Largest Protest Marches in the United States

    16 months ago

    The protest March For Our Lives on the streets of Washington DC was to demand that lives and safety become a priority and end gun violence. Protests have resulted in gatherings at our nation’s capital that have been attended by millions of people. Here are the most notable and largest among them.

  • Pack Like a Pro for Your Next Cruise
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    Pack Like a Pro for Your Next Cruise

    12 months ago

    From region-specific recommendations to tips that apply to any cruise, this article will have you packing like a pro.

  • Ora Labora: A Lost Colony in Northern Michigan
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    Ora Labora: A Lost Colony in Northern Michigan

    6 weeks ago

    Ora Labora known as “Christian German Agricultural and Benevolent Society of Ora et Labora” (Pray and Work), where it's parishioners could combine work with prayer, and live according to the Methodist Church Discipline. Founded in 1862 on Michigan’s Wild Fowl Bay, the colony disappeared in...

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