Category Archives: General

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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Book of the Month Review

Last month on my Facebook page, I asked my followers which subscription box service they’d like me to receive and review here on the blog. Most of you answered with Book of the Month, so here I am to show you … Continue reading

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My Goodreads Reading Challenge Update

At the beginning of the year, I told you I was participating in the Goodreads 2017 Reading Challenge! Goodreads is a great site, simply for organizational purposes. You can keep track of the books you’ve read, are currently reading, and … Continue reading

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Celebrating Life at 90

In the past 90 years, so many things have taken place: World War II, the moon landing, Beatlemania, the JFK assassination, the development of vaccines like penicillin, the Vietnam and Korean Wars, the introduction of color TV, the change of … Continue reading

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Find Your Zen with Color

How do you relax? After a full week’s worth of work and home responsibilities, we all need to chill out. Do you go out for a drink? Find a quiet space to read? Take a bath? Meditate? Become a vegetable … Continue reading

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Sugar Festival: the Sweetest Event in Michigan

In the region of Michigan known as The Thumb (look on a map if you don’t know what I’m talking about), lies the small village of Sebewaing. It’s where half of my family is from, and where a few of … Continue reading

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From West Texas to Northern Michigan

Hello! This is going to be a photo-heavy post versus text, because in this case, I believe photographs tell the story better than words. In the beginning of the month I had the privilege to meet up with my friend … Continue reading

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