Author Archives: Karin

About Karin

Journalist, singer, reader, movie fanatic, photography buff, GVSU alum, wanna-be-Brit, Crohn's fighter, Coca-Cola addict, animal lover, not a kid person, hater of winter, Michigander

Creating A Fire Faucet

Guest post by Justin McKee Alrighty, here’s part two of the photo manipulation series. The picture above is very simple to create, but it can be a little tedious to properly make what’s in your head a reality. You’ll need … Continue reading

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5 Amazing Benefits of Argan Oil

Guest post by Sania Argan oil has loads of benefits, be it for skin, hair, or overall body. It is one of those oils that can help in health, growth, and body stability. The list of its benefits is endless, … Continue reading

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So, Bone Broth? Let’s Give It a Go.

Nearly every day I’m immersed in what’s new, popular, and up-and-coming in the world of health trends of the holistic and natural variety. It’s part of my job to be in the know. But apart from my job, I also … Continue reading

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The Top 5 TV Series You Should be Watching on Netflix Pt. 2

Nearly two years ago, I gave you a blog post called The Top 5 TV Series on Netflix You Should be Watching, and it was received pretty well! So after all this time and brilliant new(ish) shows I’ve discovered and … Continue reading

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Zucchini Bread – An End of Summer Treat

I really hate saying this, but summer for us in Michigan is coming to an end. It’s hard to believe Labor Day Weekend is approaching. Soon the leaves will be turning colors, Pumpkin Spice Lattes will be in the hands … Continue reading

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Playing With Photo Manipulation

Guest post by Justin McKee This post is the first in a four-part series about photo manipulation. There are a lot more ways to manipulate photographs than the topics I’m going to write about in this series, but we have … Continue reading

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Find Your Zen in a Labyrinth of Lavender

Lavender is known to promote relaxation and a sense of calm, and out in the middle of nowhere lies a location that may just provide the same benefits for many who visit. The Lavender Labyrinth is a hidden treasure on … Continue reading

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Living Like a Lushie — Lush Haul August 2017

It’s another Lush haul video! I’m so excited to show you these items, which includes exclusive products from the Lush Kitchen and UK shops, and also brand spankin’ new products just released in the United States! This company keeps astounding … Continue reading

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So Many Books, So Little Time

Guest post by Whitney Gronski-Buffa I love and dread when people tell me about books they’re reading. I love it because it tells me so much about people’s interests. I love being surprised at who’s secretly into sci-fi outer space … Continue reading

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Soon to be Mrs. McKee

On Saturday, August 5, 2017, a new chapter in my life began. Justin, my partner in crime, my love, my best friend, asked me to share the rest of my life with him in front of the Big Sable Point … Continue reading

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