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What’s your word for 2018?

Cruising right along this week! Welcome to the first Thoughtful Thursday, where I’ll be sharing a short & sweet post about something on my mind or something of interest lately.  As we’re still in the fresh energy of the New Year, I wanted to share my personal word choice for 2018 . . . (continued).

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The Big Lake Original

Welcome to Watercolor Wednesdays! For today’s post, I wanted to share a bit of my origins with The Big Lake and share some of the original pieces that started everything and made the foundations for this very post. For those of you who may be unfamiliar, The Big Lake is my art business, my Etsy shop, my Great Lakes passion expressed through watercolor . . . (click to read full post)

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Michigan Winter

Welcome to the first installment of Michigan Mondays! To start things off, and in the spirit of early January, I’d like to share some recent and favorite snowy scenes from some of our backyard adventures. Each week…(click to continue reading)

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Big Lake Updates

Welcome to The Big Lake!

With the fresh energy of the New Year upon us, John and I have been busy making plans for 2018: adventures/micro-adventures, projects, races, and personal & business goals, to name a few. Over here at The Big Lake, I’m excited about welcoming you to my new + improved blog, where I’ll be writing more about life Up North, sharing our Great Lakes adventures, and diving into some new, fun, and favorite projects for my shop. (…click to read more)

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