I had the pleasure of visiting the Matthaei Botanical Gardens this week. It wasn’t my first time enjoying the space, but I hadn’t been in some time and every time I visit I am reminded of how much I love it there – I can’t help but leave with a wonderfulContinue Reading

I enjoyed a beautiful Saturday morning at Dexter Blueberry Farm with friends. July is blueberry time in Michigan; they are delicious and available at local farmer’s markets and farms all over the area. A couple weeks ago, we made a blueberry tart with this recipe and it turned out pretty great, especially consideringContinue Reading

We had fun attending two baseball games last weekend – we saw the Tigers vs. Rangers at Comerica Park and then the Cubs vs. Cardinals at Wrigley Field. I really enjoyed the fireworks on Friday night at Comerica and singing Take Me Out to the Ball Game in the 7thContinue Reading

We had a weekend getaway in Lake Ann, MI last weekend & the scenery was breathtaking! Much of the fall color is on its way out there, but the woods were beautifully golden. The misty morning on Saturday, crunch of leaves under our feet, bright green moss and evergreen needles, & glimpses ofContinue Reading

We enjoyed an absolutely beautiful day at the Lange’s on the lake yesterday afternoon. The weather couldn’t have been more perfect, we enjoyed wonderful company, delicious food, & a boat ride on the lake!

We had the pleasure of visiting EMU’s Parsons Center for the weekend in mid-October & it was fantastic. It’s really a beautiful place and it sits on 86 acres, consisting of mostly natural woodland and marsh, with Parsons Lake in the center of the property. We enjoyed a wood-burning fireplace, s’mores,Continue Reading