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a polished petoskey stone

Petoskey: State Stone of Michigan

Every state in America, has its own state gem, mineral, stone, rock, etc. or a combination of them, which are special to that state. http://www.netstate.com/states/tables/state_rocks_all.htm

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waves of Lake Superior roll to a rocky shore during the onset of a storm

Michigan’s UP & Its Pasty

Thank you Mohamad for this fantastic experience of being a continued guest author on your blog. You have a wonderful following of beautiful people, whom I am grateful to be meeting along the way. Today I bring a favorite or rather a traditional food of the Upper Peninsula of Michigan in America.

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aerial overview of trap hills wooded forest in upper peninsula of Michigan

Michigan USA: Upper Peninsula and Lower Peninsula

I extend my heartfelt gratitude to Mohamad for inviting me to be a guest author here on his blog and for allowing me to continue forth with more writings of the two American States (Michigan & California) that have been my home. You are very kind, Mohamad, thank you.

I will continue with the State of Michigan, located in the northern Midwest of America. You can read an introduction to Michigan, here: Michigan USA ~ Welcome, in case you missed it. In that post, I explained how Michigan is actually two states and the only state like it.

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a michigan sunset on Lake Michigan

Michigan USA ~ Welcome

I am grateful to Mohamad for inviting me to be a guest author on his blog. I will be writing more than one post, for I have a lot to share in the “Around the World” category. I will be focusing on one of the two states where I have lived in America: Michigan and California.

Knowing Michigan (mIH-shih-guhn) the best, I will begin with a poem I created. If you are not familiar with Michigan, you are in for quite a treat, for it is the only state in America, of its kind.

Welcome to Michigan

a poem for the renagain original collection

solid blue image of the upper and lower peninsulas of Michigan USA

Michigan has two pieces of land
Miles of beaches and lots of sand

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The Seasons of West Michigan

Last week, I was invited by Mohamad, to be a guest blogger for his “Around the World” Category.  What an exciting way to celebrate West Michigan! Thank you, Mohamad!

When I contemplate our Great Lakes state, I consistently come back to one word…weather!  Living in West Michigan is like living in four completely different locations on Earth, depending on the season! I have used seasonal views of our horse barn, to display the power of Mother Earth!

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