Tag Archives: Michigan

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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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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Things I’ve Learned Living in Metro Detroit

It’s hard to believe I only moved to Metro Detroit a year ago. It definitely feels like much longer, especially after everything that’s happened since. I feel like I’ve experienced a lifetime in this area, and I still haven’t visited … 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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Exploring Detroit: Eastern Market

A really cool, unexpected attraction sits in downtown Detroit, just blocks from where professional sports teams call home and within view of the famous GM Renaissance Center. Eastern Market is a hub of activity on Tuesdays, Saturdays, and Sunday, with farmers, … Continue reading

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A Day at the NAIAS

Detroit is known for many things — high crime rates, Motown, professional sports teams — but the thing it’s probably most famous for is cars. It’s Motor City, after all! Each January brings the North American International Auto Show, which … Continue reading

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Appreciating a Winter Wonderland

Winter has definitely arrived in Michigan! In my area we’ve received nearly 10 inches of snow in just a few days and we’re expecting more in the next 24 hours. Whiteout conditions, heavy wind and slippery roads can be some … Continue reading

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Photo Post: Hunting Before Opening Day

Since rifle season officially begins on Sunday, I thought it would be timely to do a photo post showing my latest “hunting” adventures. If you aren’t familiar with my concept of hunting, check out this post. The deer have been … Continue reading

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An Explosion of Fall Color

It’s beginning to be the most beautiful time of the year in Michigan, and since the weather was supremely cooperative over the weekend, I decided to travel to a few different local spots with my camera. Colors are not at … Continue reading

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A is for ArtPrize

From late September to early October, Grand Rapids hosts the world’s largest art competition known as ArtPrize. The free event features artists from all over the world, showcasing a wide variety of art, writing and music at dozens of indoor … Continue reading

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