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50 States
100+ Households
375 Days
1251 Gallons of gas
29,403 Miles

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Jun 30 - Networking and More
Jun 8 - 141 Gas Stations
May 26 - Daily Fruit 2.0
May 8 - 624 Days in a Duffel Bag
Apr 30 - Bickering About Gas Prices
Apr 16 - We Are All Hokies
Mar 25 - A Small World
Feb 25 - Power to the T-Shirt
Feb 11 - Published in JPG Magazine
Feb 11 - 4 Best Bars in the United States

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Great Lakes State

Admitted to Union: January 26, 1837

Capital: Lansing

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Population: 10079985

Largest City: Detroit

Motto: If you seek a pleasant peninsula, look about you

Area: 96716sq. miles

Bird: Robin (unofficially)

Flower: Apple blossom

Tree: Eastern White Pine

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Blog
Jun 30 - Networking and More
Jun 8 - 141 Gas Stations
May 26 - Daily Fruit 2.0
May 8 - 624 Days in a Duffel Bag
Apr 30 - Bickering About Gas Prices
Apr 16 - We Are All Hokies
Mar 25 - A Small World
Feb 25 - Power to the T-Shirt
Feb 11 - Published in JPG Magazine
Feb 11 - 4 Best Bars in the United States
Dec 23 - The Next Invasion Mobile
Dec 13 - How to be a World Explorer
Dec 12 - Advertising Bits
Dec 2 - 8 Best Pizzerias in the Country
Dec 1 - Mini Conclusions
Dec 1 - What I Miss the Most
Nov 26 - Photos of Finishing the Trip
Nov 24 - The Ugliest U.P. Ever!
Nov 23 - I'm Most Likely to Move...
Nov 23 - My Favorite Cities
Oct 21 - Compass vs. Escort
Oct 19 - Sleep by Number
Oct 16 - Getting My Sanity Back
Oct 14 - Alas! A Toothbrush Holder
Oct 13 - The Teepee House
Oct 9 - The Last Banana
Oct 5 - Speaking Engagements
Oct 3 - The One Constant
Oct 1 - A Dream Accomplished
Sep 29 - One Year Ago
Sep 28 - Lifestyle Change
Sep 27 - Driving by Numbers
Sep 25 - Comforts of Home
Sep 23 - Finding a Place to Live
Sep 22 - Ready for More, Stay Tuned
Sep 18 - Home: 375 Days Later
Sep 18 - The Mackinac Bridge
Sep 13 - Lunch with the Ladies
Sep 12 - What's Next?
Sep 12 - Looking for a Job
Sep 12 - East Lansing Invasion
Sep 11 - Michigan, I'm Back!
Sep 9 - MSU Invasion
Sep 8 - Young Inspiration
Sep 8 - Packed and Ready
Sep 7 - Friends of Generations
Sep 6 - Small Town History
Sep 4 - From a Dream to Reality
Sep 3 - Home Sweet Home
Aug 31 - Packie & The Boot
Aug 28 - 101 Things About Me
Aug 25 - My College Travels
Aug 25 - My Previous Travels
Aug 22 - Farewell to MSU
Aug 16 - Travel Quotes
Aug 10 - When I'm Grandpa
Aug 9 - Appreciating a Photograph
Jul 25 - A Little More About Bugsy
Jul 20 - My To Do List
Jul 19 - Want Some Cards?
Jul 14 - You, Me, and Bugsy
Jul 12 - Who I'd Like to Meet
Jul 11 - I Can't Sleep
Jul 1 - Established
Jun 27 - Away From Home
Jun 13 - Across the Country
Jun 9 - Inspiration
Jun 7 - The Beginning

Towns - Submit your town
Beulah submitted by Angela Duncan
Baraga submitted by Bugsy
Midland submitted by Katy
Lansing submitted by Angie
Sault Sainte Marie submitted by Marissa Ainslie
Ypsilanti submitted by Bonnie Wheeler
Flushing submitted by Mary
Berkley submitted by Kristin
Escanaba submitted by Katie MacKenzie
Grand Rapids submitted by James
Negaunee submitted by Katie C
Canton submitted by Nicole
Eaton Rapids submitted by Evelyn
St. Clair Shores submitted by Scott
Greenville submitted by Ben
Waterford submitted by Adam
Mt Pleasant submitted by Amy
Center Line submitted by RedOrange Poppy
Richmond submitted by Jeff E.
New Baltimore submitted by Sherry
baraga submitted by jen
Newberry submitted by Lori S.
Jackson submitted by Amanda Andrews
Oxford submitted by Michelle
Amasa submitted by Helen
Baraga submitted by Brittany and Rebecca
Kalamazoo submitted by LNC
East Leroy submitted by Aunt Shirley

Photos
Teepee House: Chandelier Teepee Pond Rice at the Teepee House The Teepee House Teepee House: Spiral Staircase Teepee House: Living Room The Teepee House Living Room Teepee House: Stained Glass The Teepee House #2 The Final Stop The Last Compass Photo The Final Pose Alberta #2 The Final Map Walking in Fields of Gold Alberta #1 Artifacts The Sailor's Serving of Ice Cream Even at Home I'm a Guest The Lone Key Quincy Mine The Hill Keweenaw Bay Shore of Fog Side Tracked at Wilkinson's Inside Mackinac Crossbeam Mackinac's Gateway to Heaven Welcome to Christmas A Dream Come True for Two The Mackinac Bridge #3 Bugsy in the Hatch The Mackinac Bridge #1 The Entrance The Ladder #2 141st and Final Gas Stop Welcome Home Sign A Dream Come True for Two #2 The Ladder #1 The Mackinac Bridge #2 The Mackinac Bridge #4 Dad Pops Out the Hatch A Dream Come True for Two #3 Final Readout of the HIT Mom, Dad, and Mackinac Jeep Compass Meets Mackinac Mack Sharpness is Overrated The Mackinac Bridge Mackinac Invasion Michigan, I'm Back! Rice and Beans Mmmm Doritos My Lunch Ladies Rice's Parents Back in Lansing Welcome Back, Bugsy Belleville Twins Rice Arrives Back Home Plan B Bugsy Arrives at MSU Portrait of a Passenger Kevin and Rice The First Passangers #1 Kevin, Me, Amanda Jeep The First Passangers #2 Tagged in Chicago Kevin and Rice Amanda, Eric, Mike Yooper Cards Packed and Ready Welcome to Michigan Home Sweet Home Bishop Baraga Welcome to Baraga Hometown Invasion Quilt Jeep Compass & Jeep CJ-5 Baraga Jeep Compass & Jeep CJ-5 Thinking of You Moon Over Baraga Along the Baraga Marina Sunflower Field Mont Ripley Head of the Bay Jeep Compass and Baraga Plains Cutoff Road Houghton/Hancock Lift Bridge Sunflower Field Sprout Jim at the Baraga Museum Bottles Mom and Dad Compass Map 2007 Jeep Compass Side Graphics Compass Interior 2007 Jeep Compass Compass Hood 2007 Jeep Compass 2007 Jeep Compass Tree Along Superior Rice The Compass Visits Lake Superior The Compass Visits Lake michigan The Seney Stretch Lake Superior Beach Cut River Bridge Lake Michigan Beach I Heart H.I.T. First Tank Lake Superior Beach Dupree Sword Care Package Music Love US Map