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2012 Summer Vacation, Day 3

| July 3, 2012

We left Sandusky and headed West to Indiana.  We’ve traveled through Gary many times between home and Mark, IL, as a kid, and I never knew this even existed.  On the Southern-most end of Lake Michigan is a national park and a state park preserving some natural wetlands and sand dunes. We hiked through the […]

2012 Summer Vacation, Day 2

| July 3, 2012

We spent the second day of our vacation at Cedar Point amusement park in Sandusky, Ohio.  I hadn’t been to Cedar Point if almost 30 years.  When we were kids Cedar Point seemed to be the place you went if you couldn’t go somewhere better.  Over the years, I’ve seen Cedar Point mentioned a number […]

2012 Summer Vacation, Day 1

| July 3, 2012

We began this year’s vacation, by retrieving Sam.  She had spent the previous week camping in Sandusky at the KOA with her friend Emma and Emma’s family.  We got on the road Saturday heading West.  They got on the road Saturday heading East.  We met just off the Pennsylvania Turnpike near the Ohio border. After […]