Monthly Archives: March 2017

Throwback Thursday: Walking Across the Mighty Mac

The Mackinac Bridge, which connects the upper and lower peninsulas of Michigan, is one of the most famous and recognizable landmarks in the state. Hundreds of thousands, if not millions, use this structure to reach their destination. Almost three years ago, … Continue reading

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Sighs & Smiles: Changing Times

And just like that, March is coming to a close. Crazy. I usually type out the “sighs” part of these posts first, but this time I’m going to flip it around. There’s some big news I’d like to get out … Continue reading

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Exploring Detroit: Detroit Historical Museum

Even though spring has officially arrived according to the calendar, it’s still pretty cold in Michigan, which makes me want to find interesting and entertaining indoor activities. This past weekend I ventured back to downtown Detroit to visit the Detroit … Continue reading

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My Top 5 Classic Disney Animated Movies

I’m pretty sure there’s no one in the world who doesn’t know Disney. The company’s animated and live-action movies have been etched in the minds and hearts of young and old for many generations and show no signs of stopping. … Continue reading

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Protecting Your Camera from the Elements

Guest post by Justin McKee Whether you have an expensive DSLR or a point-and-shoot camera, taking photos during inclement weather can be a huge risk if your equipment is not weather sealed. Weather sealing is a no-brainer for me. I … Continue reading

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Ambrosia — Sweet and Fluffy Fruit Salad

In the myths of ancient Greece, ambrosia meant the food of the gods. Now, ambrosia is a variation of classic fruit salad and incredibly quick to make. The best part: it’s SO simple! Get your ingredients, combine them all together. … Continue reading

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Michigan Bridge Card Backlash

This is an opinion piece. All opinions and viewpoints are my own. Last week I saw some news regarding a proposed Michigan bill that seeks to ban residents who use a Bridge Card from purchasing pop, and it struck a chord. … Continue reading

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Packing Light for Spain

Guest post by Whitney Gronski-Buffa You know what I’m bad at? Packing. We’ve lived across the state from our families for almost seven (!) years now, and I’m finally getting good at packing a bag for a weekend of casual … Continue reading

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