Charlevoix, Michigan

Last fall I spent some girl time with my BFF and cousin Denise in Michigan. We drove to Charlevoix, spent the evening shopping, eating, laughing, walking the pier and having ice cream sandwiches in a liquor store parking lot! In other words we had a great time! On the way to Charlevoix we stopped at … Continue reading Charlevoix, Michigan

The Enchanted Forest

One of my favorite parts of Castle Farms in Charlevoix, Michigan was The Enchanted Forest. As the day was winding down and the wind and rain was winding up, we snuck into the Forest to see what we could find. What we found was a lot of cute gnomes, a few fairies, lots of trees … Continue reading The Enchanted Forest

Earl Young Mushroom Houses

As you know I like the occasional Gnome, so it is only natural that when I saw the following houses when visiting Charlevoix in Michigan I would fall in love with Earl Young's gnome or mushroom houses. Earl A. Young (March 31, 1889 – May 24, 1975) was an American architect, realtor and insurance agent. … Continue reading Earl Young Mushroom Houses