There are times when travel adversity really works in you favor. And I had just that happen on Saturday as I was supposed to leave Michigan where I’d been to work with the ambassador program of the Great Lakes Regional Dairy Conference. I had flown into the Midland-Bay City-Saginaw airport and my friend Ashley Messing provided transportation to the conference in Frankenmuth. And if we’d gotten back to the airport in time for me to catch my scheduled flight, I would have only had the hotel, meeting & drive experiences. While those were all great, I had an incredible time with my return to Frankenmuth where I promptly got into tourist mode!
When we’d driven into town on Thursday night, my head was spinning trying to catch a glance of the various snow and ice sculptures. And having showed up just 28 minutes before my flight was to depart (rather than the 30 minutes at which point boarding passes cannot be printed nor bags checked) I knew exactly where I’d head when I got back to Frankenmuth. Yep, the sculpture gardens! Continue reading