Join Me in Detroit This Wednesday for a VIP Experience with Lincoln Motor Co. at Shinola {Register at Link!}

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One of the major perks to being a blogger and chatterbox on social media is getting invited to sweet events. I’m pretty pumped about this one happening this Wednesday, July 9, and I am thrilled to be able to take up to 10 guests. Check out the fun and feel free to register and join […]

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Detroit Gold Cup 2014: Awesome Family Event {+Giveaway ENDS 7/8/14}

Detroit Gold Cup Hydroplane

One of the things I miss most about my former job is working in the GM Renaissance Center in Detroit. If you’ve never been, it’s up there with one of the coolest places to work because there is always something awesome happening along the beautiful riverfront, especially during summer. One majorly cool event that has happened […]

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Family Fun in Southeast Michigan in July 2014

Family Fun in Southeast Michigan in July 2014

RE-PIN HERE! My Karina post 4th of July parade in Brighton last year. Happening again this year on the 4th! Mi oh mi it’s JULY! Summer is already flying. There are tons of fab events happening this month, with of course — many surrounding the 4th of July holiday. Take a peek at what’s coming up for […]

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Oakland County Fair 2014 Information + Quick Giveaway {5 PASSES!} ENDS 7/3

Oakland County Fair 2014 Information

Nothing says summer quite like a good ole fashion county fair! I’ve loved hitting up the county fair circuit since I was a little gal. I’ve always loved seeing the 4-H animals, getting a fresh squeezed lemonade, riding some carnival rides and checking out the special event happenings! I’m so happy to be able to […]

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35 Weeks Pregnant

35 Weeks Pregnant

When you’re a third time mom, it’s kind of hard to get those cute belly pics without a mini photo bomber. Related: I am too big and hot to do my hair, so waves and ponytails is likely what you will see from here on out 35 weeks pregnant?! Oh man. My heart just skipped […]

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Imaginative Play With Just Pretend Kids {+ Tutu and Wings #Giveaway ENDS 7/9}

Just Pretend Kids Tutu and Wings Giveaway

Disclosure: I received a Just Pretend Kids tutu and wings set in exchange for the post below. All opinions are my own. Ever wonder what to get kids in the 3-5-year-old age range for their birthday or a holiday? Let me just tell you so you don’t have to waste a ton of time: DRESS-UP CLOTHES. Seriously. I don’t […]

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50 Ways To Have a Pure Southeast Michigan Summer

50 Ways To Have a Pure Southeast Michigan Summer

The lakes, the beaches, the sunsets…There is nothing quite like summer in Pure Michigan. And after this beast of a winter, I know we all are SO ready for it. To kick-off the official first days of summer, I would like to present to you my list of 50 ways to have a Pure Southeast Michigan Summer. […]

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My Detroit Tigers Pitching Experience With Hudsonville Ice Cream {+Giveaway!}

My Detroit Tigers Pitching Experience With Hudsonville Ice Cream

As many of you know, I recently had the opportunity to throw the first ceremonial pitch at the Detroit Tiger’s game last Friday on behalf of one of my favorite Michigan made brands, Hudsonville Ice Cream. Let me just say this: My Detroit Tigers pitching experience is definitely up there with one of the most memorable nights […]

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Shaving Tips to #SummerizeYourLegs #shop

#Summerize Your Legs at Walmart

Disclosure: I am a member of the Collective Bias® Social Fabric® Community. This shop has been compensated as part of a social shopper amplification for Collective Bias and its advertiser. The hashtags #SummerizeYourLegs and #CollectiveBias can be followed to view other blog posts included in this campaign. The best part about summer for me? LAKE TIME! {Which […]

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Letter To My Husband: Our Marriage, Six Years Later

Marriage, 6 Years Later

Photo by Lara Douglas Photography My Love, I can’t believe we have been married six years today. To many, this may not seem like much, but according to divorce statistics, I’d say it hopefully means we are in it for the long haul. {According to stats, 20 percent of marriages end in 5 years.} Isn’t […]

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Where I Hope To Grow In My 30s {Happy Birthday To Me!}

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Today is my 30th birthday and despite a surprise pregnancy altering my view of how exactly I would celebrate, I am determined to live it up in the decade ahead! I have grown SO much during the past 10 years and I look forward to continuing to refine myself more during the next 10 to create Lauren: Version 3.0. […]

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Run or Dye Jackson {+Giveaway} #RunOrDyeJackson

Run or Dye Jackson - Mrs. Weber's Neighborhood

Run or Dye, the world’s most colorful 5K, is headed to Armory Arts Village in Jackson on August 2, 2014. Bring all your friends and run a color-blasted 5K, where you get showered in safe, eco-friendly, plant-based cornstarch dye every kilometer!  Then, enjoy the world-famous Dye Festival afterward, where you can Tie-Dye the Sky {and all […]

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