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Re: A Michigan Treasure - The Grand Hotel

Post by Turtleneck on 2016-05-24, 13:23

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Five kids all under the age of ~ eight? Her vag must flap like the flag on a Coast Guard cutter.

Not that your point is incorrect....but 5?

He majored in English Lit.

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Post by tGreenWay on 2016-05-24, 13:36

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Five kids all under the age of ~ eight? Her vag must flap like the flag on a Coast Guard cutter.

Not that your point is incorrect....but 5?

Yeah, oops. I think I counted Daddy's knee as a head.
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Post by tGreenWay on 2016-05-24, 13:36

Sorry, not Daddy. Father.
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Post by tGreenWay on 2016-05-24, 13:37

And btw, moms is hot. And DTF.
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Re: A Michigan Treasure - The Grand Hotel

Post by NigelUno on 2016-05-24, 14:31

I may have underestimated the appeal.

Never knew about Pickleball until today.

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Re: A Michigan Treasure - The Grand Hotel

Post by Robert J Sakimano on 2016-05-24, 14:35

tGreenWay wrote:
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Not that your point is incorrect....but 5?

Yeah, oops. I think I counted Daddy's knee as a head.
I'd say the "My Daddy's Knee Looks Like a Human Head" quotient at the Grand Hotel is quite prevalent.

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Re: A Michigan Treasure - The Grand Hotel

Post by Oj on 2016-05-24, 16:44

Bobby Sak's idea of a relaxing vacation:

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Re: A Michigan Treasure - The Grand Hotel

Post by Turtleneck on 2016-05-24, 17:17

Oj wrote:Bobby Sak's idea of a relaxing vacation:


Was that taken at an RCMB tailgate?

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Post by Oj on 2016-05-24, 18:21

Turtleneck wrote:Was that taken at an RCMB tailgate?

I've never been to one, so I'm not sure, but I'm guessing they look more like this:

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Re: A Michigan Treasure - The Grand Hotel

Post by tGreenWay on 2016-05-24, 18:57

Oj wrote:
Turtleneck wrote:Was that taken at an RCMB tailgate?

I've never been to one, so I'm not sure, but I'm guessing they look more like this:



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Re: A Michigan Treasure - The Grand Hotel

Post by Turtleneck on 2016-05-24, 19:11

That's OTPT's living room after an exciting day of paintball fun.

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Post by tGreenWay on 2016-05-24, 19:31

Turtleneck wrote:That's OTPT's living room after an exciting day of paintball fun.

Yep, and that's the winning team.
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Re: A Michigan Treasure - The Grand Hotel

Post by LooseGoose on 2016-05-25, 13:39

In today's Grand Hotel news - we have another slide show with a dining guide. Take your sweetie to High Tea!

Mackinac Island: 15 things you must eat on the island
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Re: A Michigan Treasure - The Grand Hotel

Post by Robert J Sakimano on 2016-05-25, 14:02



I'm on my way!

Sincerely,

For bin

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Re: A Michigan Treasure - The Grand Hotel

Post by LooseGoose on 2016-05-26, 12:53




Experience a Pure Michigan Weekend
Friday, June 17th and Saturday, June 18th, 2016

Celebrate summer vacation with a Pure Michigan Weekend on Mackinac Island and at Grand Hotel, America's Summer Place.

Stay Friday, June 17th at a special rate of $215 per person, per night and Saturday, June 18th is 25% off.  Children 11 and younger stay and eat free.

This special rate includes accommodations, breakfast and five-course dinner daily, and a free round of golf on The Jewel (cart fee required).  Take a bike ride around Mackinac Island, swim in Grand Hotel's outdoor swimming pool, play lawn games in the Tea Garden, or sit back and relax in a rocking chair on the World's Longest Front Porch overlooking the Straits of Mackinac and the Mackinac Bridge.

Pure Michigan Package
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Re: A Michigan Treasure - The Grand Hotel

Post by NigelUno on 2016-05-26, 13:06

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Experience a Pure Michigan Weekend
Friday, June 17th and Saturday, June 18th, 2016

Celebrate summer vacation with a Pure Michigan Weekend on Mackinac Island and at Grand Hotel, America's Summer Place.

Stay Friday, June 17th at a special rate of $215 per person, per night and Saturday, June 18th is 25% off.  Children 11 and younger stay and eat free.

This special rate includes accommodations, breakfast and five-course dinner daily, and a free round of golf on The Jewel (cart fee required).  Take a bike ride around Mackinac Island, swim in Grand Hotel's outdoor swimming pool, play lawn games in the Tea Garden, or sit back and relax in a rocking chair on the World's Longest Front Porch overlooking the Straits of Mackinac and the Mackinac Bridge.

Pure Michigan Package

What a deal! So, take the wife Bob!

FYI...the "special" rate would come out to $430 for the 2 of you...for one night.

There is an added charge of 19.5% and a 2% Mackinac Island assessment on the above rates. Michigan 6% sales tax is added to all rates, including the added charge.

Pure Mackinac.

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Re: A Michigan Treasure - The Grand Hotel

Post by Robert J Sakimano on 2016-05-26, 13:16

NigelUno wrote:
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Pure Michigan Package

What a deal! So, take the wife Bob!

FYI...the "special" rate would come out to $430 for the 2 of you...for one night.

There is an added charge of 19.5% and a 2% Mackinac Island assessment on the above rates. Michigan 6% sales tax is added to all rates, including the added charge.

Pure Mackinac.
I wonder if the "special rate" includes the autopsy that would be required after she killed me for taking her there?
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Re: A Michigan Treasure - The Grand Hotel

Post by InTenSity on 2016-05-26, 13:18

Are hotels in Michigan adding 'Resort fee's', yet?
You can get a room for $99 a night! $75/day resort fee not included. $25/day parking not included
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Re: A Michigan Treasure - The Grand Hotel

Post by NigelUno on 2016-05-26, 13:20

InTenSity wrote:Are hotels in Michigan adding 'Resort fee's', yet?
You can get a room for $99 a night! $75/day resort fee not included. $25/day parking not included

That's a good Florida trick.  

Last time we stayed in Chicago, I think it was $50-60/night for the car.

No tipping at the Grand!  There is an added charge of 19.5% and a 2% Mackinac Island assessment on the above rates. Michigan 6% sales tax is added to all rates, including the added charge.

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Re: A Michigan Treasure - The Grand Hotel

Post by NigelUno on 2016-05-26, 13:22

Robert J Sakimano wrote:
NigelUno wrote:

What a deal! So, take the wife Bob!

FYI...the "special" rate would come out to $430 for the 2 of you...for one night.

There is an added charge of 19.5% and a 2% Mackinac Island assessment on the above rates. Michigan 6% sales tax is added to all rates, including the added charge.

Pure Mackinac.
I wonder if the "special rate" includes the autopsy that would be required after she killed me for taking her there?

She doesn't like fudge, pecan balls, and sushi?

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Re: A Michigan Treasure - The Grand Hotel

Post by NigelUno on 2016-05-26, 13:23

LooseGoose wrote:In today's Grand Hotel news - we have another slide show with a dining guide.   Take your sweetie to High Tea!

Mackinac Island: 15 things you must eat on the island

They put the new sushi place on the list.


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Re: A Michigan Treasure - The Grand Hotel

Post by tGreenWay on 2016-05-26, 13:38

NigelUno wrote:
LooseGoose wrote:In today's Grand Hotel news - we have another slide show with a dining guide.   Take your sweetie to High Tea!

Mackinac Island: 15 things you must eat on the island

They put the new sushi place on the list.



Try the whitefish.
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Re: A Michigan Treasure - The Grand Hotel

Post by LooseGoose on 2016-06-20, 09:45

Family Added Value Days

Step away from it all and plan your family vacation to America’s Summer Place.

NEW dates added! Come stay July 8 – 21, 31 and August 1 – 3, 10 – 27

Enjoy a special family retreat at a very special rate on select dates in July and August. Stay three nights and get the 4th night FREE, stay two nights and get the third night half off, or stay one night and get the second night 25% off.

Kids of all ages will enjoy complimentary children’s programs, lawn games, swimming in the Esther Williams Swimming Pool, outdoor movies in the Tea Garden the evenings of August 21 – 25th and free golf for ages 17 and younger and half off for accompanying adults on The Jewel, and a full breakfast and five-course dinner daily with casual family style dinner options available.

Families may also enjoy Pickleball and FootGolf on The Jewel golf course! Both are fun activities for the entire family!

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Re: A Michigan Treasure - The Grand Hotel

Post by Robert J Sakimano on 2016-06-20, 09:48



When Edward Feiler, of Arizona, recently wrote to our Original Murdick’s Fudge sweet consultants asking us to help run a little marriage-proposal reconnaissance at our Main Street store on Mackinac Island, we were all in!

After all, we are all about romance … and sweets … and sweet romance.

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Re: A Michigan Treasure - The Grand Hotel

Post by LooseGoose on 2016-06-20, 09:51

Robert J Sakimano wrote:

When Edward Feiler, of Arizona, recently wrote to our Original Murdick’s Fudge sweet consultants asking us to help run a little marriage-proposal reconnaissance at our Main Street store on Mackinac Island, we were all in!

After all, we are all about romance … and sweets … and sweet romance.

The Mackinac Island magic is starting to capture you.
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Post by Robert J Sakimano on 2016-06-20, 09:53

LooseGoose wrote:
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The Mackinac Island magic is starting to capture you.
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Re: A Michigan Treasure - The Grand Hotel

Post by NigelUno on 2016-06-20, 10:02

Of all the places to propose on or near Mackinac Island, a fudge shop has to be the best spot.

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Re: A Michigan Treasure - The Grand Hotel

Post by Travis of the Cosmos on 2016-06-20, 10:04

Robert J Sakimano wrote:

When Edward Feiler, of Arizona, recently wrote to our Original Murdick’s Fudge sweet consultants asking us to help run a little marriage-proposal reconnaissance at our Main Street store on Mackinac Island, we were all in!

After all, we are all about romance … and sweets … and sweet romance.


Wait....

He wrote them?

Like, a letter? Maybe they mean email? Why wouldn't he just call? He didn't write them a letter, right? Who does that?
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Post by NigelUno on 2016-06-20, 10:07

LooseGoose wrote:Family Added Value Days

Step away from it all and plan your family vacation to America’s Summer Place.

NEW dates added! Come stay July 8 – 21, 31 and August 1 – 3, 10 – 27

Enjoy a special family retreat at a very special rate on select dates in July and August. Stay three nights and get the 4th night FREE, stay two nights and get the third night half off, or stay one night and get the second night 25% off.

Kids of all ages will enjoy complimentary children’s programs, lawn games, swimming in the Esther Williams Swimming Pool, outdoor movies in the Tea Garden the evenings of August 21 – 25th and free golf for ages 17 and younger and half off for accompanying adults on The Jewel, and a full breakfast and five-course dinner daily with casual family style dinner options available.

Families may also enjoy Pickleball and FootGolf on The Jewel golf course! Both are fun activities for the entire family!


I think they overestimate the appeal of the Esther Williams swimming pool to today's generation of kids.

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Re: A Michigan Treasure - The Grand Hotel

Post by LooseGoose on 2016-06-20, 10:15

NigelUno wrote:
LooseGoose wrote:Family Added Value Days




I think they overestimate the appeal of the Esther Williams swimming pool to today's generation of kids.  

Some people care about history Nigel.


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Re: A Michigan Treasure - The Grand Hotel

Post by Robert J Sakimano on 2016-06-20, 10:18

Travis of the Cosmos wrote:
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Wait....

He wrote them?

Like, a letter? Maybe they mean email? Why wouldn't he just call? He didn't write them a letter, right? Who does that?
it adds a certain amount of old-timey charm to imagine this young man calling/writing to the Murdick's Fudge Shop with a certain degree of "wow - this telephone thing is really cool" optimism..



"Yes, good day, it is with great zeal that I request of you a snapshot in time where I can ask the finest of young ladies to join me in matrimony. Is your fudge shop available"?


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Re: A Michigan Treasure - The Grand Hotel

Post by NigelUno on 2016-06-20, 10:19

LooseGoose wrote:
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I think they overestimate the appeal of the Esther Williams swimming pool to today's generation of kids.

Some people care history Nigel.

Those people are really old and don't go in the pool.

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Post by Robert J Sakimano on 2016-06-23, 09:02



16 minutes of pure excitement.
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Re: A Michigan Treasure - The Grand Hotel

Post by DWags on 2016-06-23, 09:32

Oj wrote:
Turtleneck wrote:Was that taken at an RCMB tailgate?

I've never been to one, so I'm not sure, but I'm guessing they look more like this:


I can actually smell this room.
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Post by tanfan! on 2016-06-24, 08:48

NigelUno wrote:
Robert J Sakimano wrote:does it come with divorce papers?

If so, yes.



It basically caters to the American Girl crowd.

Some people love that.

But, in all reality it's a tourist trap.

This is code for I can't afford it.
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Post by NigelUno on 2016-06-24, 09:17

Tanfan is a fudgie.

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Re: A Michigan Treasure - The Grand Hotel

Post by Jake from State Farm on 2016-07-08, 15:53

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Wtf is that, are they decorating with astroturf now?
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