The post below is sponsored by Hyatt Place Ann Arbor. All opinions belong to me. I've said it many times before: I'm a huge fan of dating your spouse. I crave that connection in my life, and know date nights are essential for a healthy marriage. My guy often rolls his eyes at my adventures, but he gets that it is what I need, and happy wife = happy life, right? ;) He never protests when it involves getting away just the two of us though. Traveling with kids is a blast, but it's exhausting, … Continue Reading..
The post below is sponsored by Buddy's Pizza. All opinions expressed belong to me. Rejoice! Buddy's Pizza Ann Arbor is now open! When I make lists of my favorite iconic Detroit food eats, you betcha Vernor's, Sanders and Better Made is on it. But when it comes to a restaurant, there's … Continue Reading..
This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. #MyLiteracyStory #DGMyStoryEntry #CollectiveBias As the weather continues to cool, there is nothing like wrapping up in a warm blanket and reading a great book, right? Literacy is one of my … Continue Reading..
This post is sponsored by Meijer. All opinions expressed belong to me. I love the start of a new season. It's the perfect excuse to change up the wardrobe, swap out make-up, and decorate the house in a new way. Like most Michiganders, fall is my favorite season. I love wearing hats and … Continue Reading..
When I was younger, I never would've described myself as Type A. I was a go-with-the-flow gal who loved last-minute plans and unstructured adventures. I've never been a rule follower, and it has definitely got me in a fair amount of trouble along the way. Since becoming a parent though, I've had … Continue Reading..
This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. #MeowMixatMeijer #CollectiveBias Since we've introduced our precious Jack-Jack to our family, I've seen many positive things happen -- from the children stepping up to take responsibility, to … Continue Reading..
I am a Hudsonville Ice Cream brand ambassador. All opinions expressed belong to me. The moment so many of you have been waiting for has arrived! Hudsonville Ice Cream is officially introducing the Flavor of Detroit contest winner, Comeback Cooler, to Michiganders this month in select store … Continue Reading..
Dearest Kinley, My little ray of sunshine! Today you are seven...Lucky 7! What a fantastic age this is. I remember feeling intimidated by age seven because it sounded old and entering into the "too cool" years. Thankfully, I was so wrong because I can see where this is going to be one of the … Continue Reading..
October truly is one of the best months of the year, right? I am so pumped to get outside and take photos of my kids playing in the leaves and witness my back yard transform into nature's most beautiful colors. Here are some ideas for family fun in southeast Michigan: October 2017. Please note if … Continue Reading..
With temperatures finally season-appropriate, I am ready to dive into all things fall! Two places my family and I love to go to each year are Markillie Orchard and Fawcett Farms, both located in Howell, Michigan, about 1.5 miles apart. These two hidden gems offer all the fall fun you need in a … Continue Reading..
The post below is sponsored by Olympia Entertainment. Opinions expressed belong to me. Each holiday season, I try to attend at least one Christmas live show or musical. There's just something about the music and scenery that just puts me in the spirit of the season. One show that is sure … Continue Reading..
The post below is sponsored by Dunkin' Donuts. All opinions expressed belong to me. If I had only one substance to live off of for the rest of my life besides water, hands down it would be coffee. I love it and it's seriously what keeps this blog crankin! So naturally, I'm geeked to … Continue Reading..