Have you ever felt so overwhelmed with life that you could just burst? I know I have had many moments in my life where I felt completely overwhelmed that I felt like I couldn’t think anymore. As women, we wear a lot of hats in our life, don’t we? We are mothers, wives, sisters, daughters,… Read More Why It Is Important to Incorporate Self-Care into Your Everyday Life
You know what I wish? I wish that time could slow down for just a little bit so my sweet baby boy doesn’t grow up so fast! Zephaniah will be SIX-MONTHS-OLD next week! Where did the time go? I was talking to my mom about this the other day and I told her I feel… Read More Turn Your Baby’s Photographs into Canvas Wall Art
This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. This post is sponsored by Huggies. All opinions are mine alone. #HuggiesHelps #Hugs4Huggies #DiaperNeed #CollectiveBias It’s so hard to believe that Zephaniah is five-months-old now. My how fast time flies! The other day I was looking at his newborn photos and I… Read More Zephaniah’s NICU Experience
Experience Detroit Vintage Coffee and Tea House in My New Novel Ex-Ray If you are a reader of fiction, you may be one who enjoys entering a fantasy world where everything in the story is derived purely from the writer’s imagination. Alternatively, you might love being transported into someone else’s world and becoming a fly on… Read More How I Incorporate Real Places into My Novels
Happy Friday! Are you ready for the weekend? I’m looking forward to attending a holiday party tonight and then spending the rest of the weekend with my family. We’re finally going to put up our Christmas tree. (We usually put it up mid-December.) Before heading into the weekend, I wanted to share with you a… Read More Future’s So Bright You Gotta Wear Shades
Hi, friends! Today’s post is sponsored by Avalon Cafe and Bakery. Avalon gifted a gift card to try their cafe and bakery and share my thoughts with you. Have you been to Avalon Cafe and Bakery yet? Elijah, Michala, and I visited the Avalon Cafe on Woodward for a bite to eat and we… Read More One of Our Favorite Pizza Spots in Detroit: Avalon Cafe & Bakery
Hi, friends! Today’s post is sponsored by Wise Apple. My family and I partnered with Wise Apple to try their lunch delivery service and share our thoughts with you. You can read more about sponsored posts here. Toddler Life Means You Always Need to Pack Food Whenever we go out exploring or to a… Read More Why Brown Bag Your Kids’ Lunch When You Can Green Bag It?
A couple of weeks ago, Michala and I went out for dinner and a movie. We hadn’t had a girls day in a while since I had the baby so getting out with my girl was a nice treat. Being a mom of five, I try to reserve some one-on-one time with each of my… Read More Now You Can Enjoy Dinner While Watching a Movie with Dine ‘N’ View
Hi, friends! Check out today’s Artist Spotlight interview with Kimberly Hunley, co-founder of Black Quill Studio! Kimberly and her sister Melissa both own the modernized vintage art shop and feature their art pieces at Black Quill Studio. Good Life Detroit’s “Artist Spotlight” will feature an interview with a Detroit or Metro Detroit-based artist, highlighting his/her… Read More Artist Spotlight: Black Quill Studio, Modern Vintage Art Shop
Today’s blog post is a feature interview with contemporary women’s fiction writer Cheryl Robinson. Cheryl is a Detroit native and recently released her novel Until Ray, which is also set in the City of Detroit. Until Ray will be part of a trilogy and the first book is available for a free eBook download! Read… Read More Interview with Cheryl Robinson, Detroit Native and Author of Until Ray
An Amazing Time to Live, Work, & Visit the Motor City Detroit is a city that is in a magical period of transformation! If there is anything that the city is known for today, it’s our ability to bounce back. If you compared the city to what it was ten years ago, you’d be surprised… Read More Book a Party Bus for Your Next Group Event!
Hi, Friends! Do you love to bargain shop? I mean, who doesn’t love a good sale, right? Me personally, I love bargain shopping, especially since I shop for a big family. So when Macy’s invited Good Life Detroit to check out their new Macy’s Backstage outlet store in Dearborn, Michigan, I had to say yes! I even… Read More Find Good Deals and the Hottest Trends at Macy’s Backstage!
Today’s blog post is sponsored by Tropical Smoothie Cafe. My family and I were invited to try the new Southfield, Michigan location (Evergreen Road) and share our experience on the blog. We received a complimentary smoothie and meal at the cafe. This review of Tropical Smoothie Cafe is our honest opinion of our visit and food… Read More Tropical Smoothie Cafe Offers Delicious & Healthy Smoothies