Michigan: The Mitt

The Travels With Toohey Team crossed the Mackinac Bridge over the Strait of Mackinac, took the first exit off I-75, and turned the rig right….

Michigan: The UP

I first saw the term Yooper on a coffee mug while waiting for the boat ride to witness the iconic Pictured Rocks. After a few…

The Wisconsin Shore

I’ve always enjoyed the State of Wisconsin with each visit having been positive including fun business trips to neat towns of Milwaukee, Madison, and a…

Minnesota: The Northside

My only personal experience with Minnesota had been a business trip that extended to the weekend in St. Paul, Minneapolis. Mostly, I remember being frisked…

North Dakota: Fifty was Nifty

Two things: Thing 1. As of this writing and certainly your reading of this blog, I have now officially visited every state in the good…