Month: May 2017

Artist Spotlight: Rua Francis, Detroit-based Artist

Artist Spotlight: Rua Francis, Detroit-based Artist

Meet Rua Francis, a Detroit-based, Canadian artist and fashion illustrator! Today on Good Life Detroit, Rua shares the meaning of her artistic style and what inspires her to create art. Rua will also present her artwork at the ART on the GRAND, June 3 – 4, 2017, […]

Rua Francis Presents Art Show “This Is Not Art”

Rua Francis Presents Art Show “This Is Not Art”

Detroit-based artist Rua Francis will feature her art at the ART on the GRAND fair June 3 – 4, 2017. The two-day art fair will be held in Historic Downtown Franklin. Francis will be at Booth No. 33 if you are interested in viewing her […]

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Memorial Day: Not Just a Celebration of Summer – Honor the Fallen

Memorial Day: Not Just a Celebration of Summer – Honor the Fallen

Memorial Day Weekend in the United States is celebrated as the unofficial beginning of summer. Many people across the country plan cookouts, trips to the beach or lake, and attend summer parties. But Memorial Day means so much more than a celebration of summer. Memorial […]

Celebrate National Bike Month in Detroit Before It Ends

Celebrate National Bike Month in Detroit Before It Ends

National Bike Month comes to an end on May 31st, but you still have time to join in on the fun this weekend! Bike the Dequindre Cut with DNR Outdoor Adventure Center. Take a bicycle tour of Belle Isle with Wheelhouse Detroit Bike Shop. Or […]

Detroit’s QLINE: What We Love About It

Detroit’s QLINE: What We Love About It

Detroit’s QLINE is now in service in the city of Detroit! The new streetcar offers public transportation for commuters in Downtown Detroit, Midtown, New Center, and North End. We took a ride on the QLINE during its opening weekend and loved our experience. Check out […]

5 Family-Friendly Detroit Weekend Events | May 19 – 21

5 Family-Friendly Detroit Weekend Events | May 19 – 21

Happy Friday, friends! We found five family-friendly Detroit weekend events that you don’t want to miss! Check out our selections down below.   Hey, Detroit friends! Are you ready for the weekend? Now that spring is here, there are so many events available throughout Detroit and the […]

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Interview with Erin Gavle – Founder of Spring Into Corktown

Interview with Erin Gavle – Founder of Spring Into Corktown

Corktown – Detroit’s oldest neighborhood is in store for an exciting event this coming weekend (May 20, 2017)! Spring Into Corktown is a new event created by Erin Gavle, owner of Eldorado General Store and founder of Spring into Corktown, which celebrates community and welcomes the […]

Spring Into Corktown Celebrates Community and Springtime

Spring Into Corktown Celebrates Community and Springtime

Looking for something fun to do this weekend? Head down to Corktown on Saturday, May 20th for an exciting, new event – Spring Into Corktown! Help beautify Corktown with Motor City Makeover. Don’t miss the unveiling of the Nordin Brothers’ new art object. Take a […]

Highlights from the Red Bull Hart Lines 2017

Highlights from the Red Bull Hart Lines 2017

Red Bull Hart Lines 2017 held its famous professional street skateboarding competition in Downtown Detroit for the third year. The skateboarding competition was headlined by Ryan Sheckler and featured 23 elite skateboarders such as Torey Pudwill, Nyjah Huston, Manny Santiago, Leticia Bufoni, and Axel Cruysberghs. […]

Slow Roll Detroit Opening Day 2017

Slow Roll Detroit Opening Day 2017

Slow Roll Detroit is back! Do you like to ride in the Slow Roll? Thousands of Detroiters and people across the metro area sign up every year to participate in the famous city bike ride. According to Slow Roll’s official website, over 12,000 people registered for […]

Community Event: GIVE Club Collecting Prom Attire for Covenant House Academy

Community Event: GIVE Club Collecting Prom Attire for Covenant House Academy

If you’re looking for a way to give back to the community, then I have a perfect volunteer event for you! The 2017 graduating class of Covenant House Academy is need of prom attire for young men and women. Join the GIVE Club™ on Saturday, May 13th from 1 p.m. to 3 p.m. […]

All Things Detroit Pre-Mother’s Day Edition 2017

All Things Detroit Pre-Mother’s Day Edition 2017

On Sunday (5/7/17), Travis and I attended the All Things Detroit Pre-Mother’s Day Edition. The Detroit-famous shopping extravaganza was held at Eastern Market. It was our second time attending an All Things Detroit event, the first being in March. I was excited to attend this event […]

Mexicantown’s Cinco de Mayo Detroit Parade 2017

Mexicantown’s Cinco de Mayo Detroit Parade 2017

On Sunday, May 7, 2017, my husband and I attended the Cinco de Mayo Detroit parade in Mexicantown. We’ve only been to Mexicantown twice– both times to eat out at two different restaurants. I googled the location for the parade, but it turned out we […]

Metro Detroit Farmers’ Markets: Get a Jump Start on 18 Markets Opening This May!

Metro Detroit Farmers’ Markets: Get a Jump Start on 18 Markets Opening This May!

It’s that time of year again! Farmers’ market season is back, and I am SO excited about it! I love going to the Metro Detroit farmers’ markets! I remember going to the farmers’ market in Atlanta with my dad. He’d buy peaches, watermelon, peanuts and other delicious […]


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