A Famous Michigan Cocktail, The Hot Toddy Is Winter Bliss

Hot Toddy

If your ready for relief from the cold of the Upper Thumb winter this recipe should snap you out of the funk.

Turnip Rock On Cover of PureMichigan Travel Guide

I was at Detroit Metro airport and spied a tourist handout that I couldn’t resist picking up. It was the Upper Thumb’s own Turnip Rock on the cover of the 2016 Pure Michigan Official State Travel Guide. The guide is published twice a year and highlights the best-of-the-best tourist attractions across Michigan. My enthusiasm was short-lived as … Read more

BSA Clinton Valley Council Merger Closed Three Historical Camps

Fort Pontiac Camp Agawam 2012

Clinton Valley Council Merger Results in Several Boy Scout Camps Closing According to a Boy Scout Clinton Valley Council website, three camps that were predominant in the Pontiac area are to cease operation starting in 2013. Camp Agawam near Pontiac Michigan, Lost Lake Scout Reservation near Clair Michigan and Paul Bunyan Scout Camp. The announcement falls on the … Read more