A couple weekends ago, we had the pleasure of joining friends for an outing at Spicer Orchards. This has become one of my favorite fall traditions here in Michigan & this year didn’t disappoint; the fall colors were glorious, we had a great time visiting & picking apples, & IContinue Reading

We spent another wonderful weekend in lovely NW Michigan – the company, sun, sky, lake, & more was quite the treat. We brought Melody along too & she seemed delighted to be there, running around in the woods with us! Before we headed back to A2 on Sunday afternoon, weContinue Reading

We enjoyed a fantastic day at Holland State Park on Lake Michigan last weekend; here are few pics from our day at the beach (that’s me in the giant hat & almost covered from head to toe – & it paid off, no sunburn!) & you can check out more here. We built aContinue Reading

As you may have already read about here & here, we traveled up to Leelanau County last weekend & it was absolutely, breathtakingly beautiful! We stayed at EMU’s Parsons Center, which is beautiful as well & set back in the wooded areas around some smaller lakes (I suppose any lakeContinue Reading

Largest professionally produced lip dub in the world? I don’t know if this is a fact, but I love this either way!  Other things Rob Bliss has done include 100,000 paper airplanes, a world record zombie walk, giant community pillow fights, water balloon fights, the ‘world’s largest inflatable water slide’, etc.

We had a wonderful weekend camping with friends at the Laka Macatawa Campground in Holland, MI! Although we had a rough start on Friday afternoon getting out of town & arriving at the campground after dark & in the rain, it turned out to be a very nice weekend away. ItContinue Reading

Ryan & I had the pleasure of taking a vacation to northern MI & the U.P. last week & it was simply magical! We’d never made it up north, in our 6 years of living here so far, & I’m not sure why – now I can’t wait to goContinue Reading