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Get Schooled and Detroit College Access Network Launch the Detroit College Challenge

Get Schooled and Detroit College Access Network Launch the Detroit College Challenge

  Community News in Detroit Education Get Schooled and Detroit College Access Network (DCAN) have partnered together to launch the “Detroit College Challenge”. The award-winning non-profits are hoping to boost the number of Detroit students who qualify for attending and completing college.   Facts About […]

The Beaches: There’s Something Empowering About Seeing An All-Female Band Perform

The Beaches: There’s Something Empowering About Seeing An All-Female Band Perform

Disclaimer: Post may contain affiliate links. See the disclosure policy here.   Hey, friends!  How was your weekend? I had a pretty laid back weekend. Mainly, resting on Saturday and Sunday and getting caught up on some writing projects. I did get the chance to […]

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6 Questions with Zuri Tibby, Victoria’s Secret PINK Spokesmodel

6 Questions with Zuri Tibby, Victoria’s Secret PINK Spokesmodel

Disclaimer: Post may contain affiliate links. See the disclosure policy here. TGIF!    Yesterday, Michala (15) and I went to The M Den in Downtown Ann Arbor to check out their new University of Michigan branded gear for women. U-M and Victoria’s Secret PINK partnered […]

6 Things That Made Me Smile This Week

6 Things That Made Me Smile This Week

Disclaimer: Post may contain affiliate links. See the disclosure policy here.   Happy Thursday! This week went by incredibly fast, didn’t it? Maybe it’s because my week was so busy with Zhen’s birthday on Monday and then Halloween on Tuesday. I feel like we’ve been […]

Top 10 Veterans Day Gifts to Honor Your Special Veteran

Top 10 Veterans Day Gifts to Honor Your Special Veteran

Disclaimer: Post may contain affiliate links. See the disclosure policy here.   Veterans Day is coming up very soon– Saturday, November 11th to be exact– and if you’re a military family like mine, it is a very special occasion. Travis served in the Army for […]

Red Kettle Season for The Salvation Army Begins November 10th

Red Kettle Season for The Salvation Army Begins November 10th

Hi, friends! Now that Halloween is over, it’s time to get ready for the holiday season. What better way to start the holidays than to give back for The Salvation Army’s Red Kettle season?! If you would like to give back to the community, the Salvation […]

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10 Chic Shirtdresses You Can Wear to the Office

10 Chic Shirtdresses You Can Wear to the Office

Disclaimer: Post may contain affiliate links. See the disclosure policy here. Let’s talk about shirtdresses! What I love about shirtdresses is they are very versatile. You can wear them to the office or after work for cocktails with friends. Shirtdresses are chic and comfortable to […]

Nadia Fezzani Reveals the Truth Behind Real Life Super Heroes

Nadia Fezzani Reveals the Truth Behind Real Life Super Heroes

Disclaimer: Post may contain affiliate links. See the disclosure policy here.   It’s no secret that our culture is fascinated with superheroes. From Spider-man to Wonderwoman, you can find superhero comic books, movies, and TV shows everywhere. “Heroes with extraordinary powers have fascinated people throughout […]

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Happy birthday, Zhen!

Happy birthday, Zhen!

Today is Zhen’s 5th birthday! As moms always say when it’s their child’s birthday, “I can’t believe my baby is 5! Where did the time go?” But it’s true. It really does seem like time has gone by too fast. My little baby girl is […]

Getting to Know Apropos— Detroit’s Up-and-Coming Solo Artist

Getting to Know Apropos— Detroit’s Up-and-Coming Solo Artist

    When I arrived at the Basement Burger Bar in Downtown Detroit, Apropos– Detroit-based singer and songwriter– greeted me with a hug. It was my first time meeting the singer, but it was like we had been longtime friends. He was friendly and eager […]

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Artist Spotlight: Interview with Paul Bonenberger of M1 Craft Co.

Artist Spotlight: Interview with Paul Bonenberger of M1 Craft Co.

Disclaimer: Post may contain affiliate links. See the disclosure policy here.   Readers: Etched craft lighting should not be tried at home without the proper education on how to safely do the craft. As with any type of construction which involves electricity, it needs to […]

What Music Do You Listen to at Work?

What Music Do You Listen to at Work?

Disclaimer: Post may contain affiliate links. See the disclosure policy here.   Do you listen to music while you’re working? I love listening to music when I’m working because I feel like I am more creative and productive. I like to listen to soft music, […]

Just in Time for the Holidays: MiSci’s Motor City Made Features Detroit-Made Products

Just in Time for the Holidays: MiSci’s Motor City Made Features Detroit-Made Products

Disclaimer: Post may contain affiliate links. See the disclosure policy here.     Hey, friends! You can add another Detroit-made business to your holiday shopping list. Motor City Made Shop, located inside The Explore Store at the Michigan Science Center (MiSci), is a new shop […]

Goodwill Industries of Greater Detroit Hosts 1st Annual BOO-Fest

Goodwill Industries of Greater Detroit Hosts 1st Annual BOO-Fest

Disclaimer: Post may contain affiliate links. You can read the disclosure policy here.   What are your Plans for Halloween? If you’re looking for a fun Halloween event to go to in Detroit, you should bring your family to Goodwill’s Halloween fun fest! I was […]

10 Concerts Coming Up This Week in Detroit

10 Concerts Coming Up This Week in Detroit

  Hey, Detroit Friends! This weekend is going to be busy with many festivities for Halloween. Are you going to any? There are also going to be a lot of music shows this weekend. The Lox is performing at the El Club and Janet Jackson […]

Last Minute Kids’ Halloween Costumes from Target

Last Minute Kids’ Halloween Costumes from Target

Disclaimer: Post may contain affiliate links.See the disclosure policy here.     The countdown is on: Halloween is in a week! Are your kids excited? Zhen (4) is really antsy for Halloween for two reasons: (1) She loves dressing up and is excited to get treats, and […]

BoxLunch Grand Opening in Taylor, Michigan

BoxLunch Grand Opening in Taylor, Michigan

Disclaimer: This post may contain affiliate links. Read the disclosure policy here. Sunday Funday at BoxLunch On Sunday, we went to Taylor, Michigan to attend the grand opening of BoxLunch. I received an invite to check out the store, which by the way is the […]

How Was Your Weekend?

How Was Your Weekend?

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MADDMAN: The Steve Madden Story Ann Arbor Premiere

MADDMAN: The Steve Madden Story Ann Arbor Premiere

Disclaimer: Post may contain affiliate links. You can read the disclosure policy HERE.   “Find something you love to do and doesn’t matter what it is and it doesn’t matter what it pays. Find something you love to do that [makes] you want to get out […]

10 DIY Halloween Costume Ideas for Couples

10 DIY Halloween Costume Ideas for Couples

**Today’s post features a few affiliate links to help you find costume pieces to complete your look. Purchasing a product via my affiliate link is no extra charge to you. See my disclosure policy for more information.**     Halloween is in less than two […]