CRAFTS, FEATURE STORY

Make an MLK Day Door Decoration in Celebration of Martin Luther King, Jr. Day

Make an MLK Day door decoration in celebration of Martin Luther King, Jr. Day! In today’s blog post, I’m going to show you how to make this creative door decoration for MLK Day in seven easy steps. Celebrating Martin Luther King, Jr. Day (MLK Day) has always been a family and homeschooling tradition for us.… Read More Make an MLK Day Door Decoration in Celebration of Martin Luther King, Jr. Day

CRAFTS, FEATURE STORY

How to Create a Valentine’s Day Photoshoot for Baby Using Your Cellphone Camera

Create a DIY Valentine’s Day photoshoot for baby with your cellphone camera to cherish sweet memories of your baby’s first Valentine’s Day! In today’s blog post, I’m sharing five easy tips to help you snap adorable baby Valentine’s Day pictures. DISCLAIMER: This post contains affiliate links. At no additional cost to you, when you click… Read More How to Create a Valentine’s Day Photoshoot for Baby Using Your Cellphone Camera

CRAFTS, FEATURE STORY

Here’s How to Make Your Own Ugly Christmas Sweater (It’s Surprisingly Very Easy!)

Ugly Christmas Sweater Day is December 17! Celebrate the occasion by making your own cringe-worthy holiday sweater. In today’s post, I’m going to show you how easy it is to make a DIY Ugly Christmas Sweater for a very affordable price! This post may contain affiliate links. At no additional cost, when you make a… Read More Here’s How to Make Your Own Ugly Christmas Sweater (It’s Surprisingly Very Easy!)

FEATURE STORY, INTERVIEWS

Dame Dash Shares His Thoughts on the Astroworld Tragedy, Sean Diddy Combs, PTSD, & Health

Entertainment journalist Allison Kugel talks with entrepreneur Damon “Dame” Dash and fiancée Raquel “Rocky” Horn. The couple discuss family life, their plant-based lifestyle, and their personal relationship. In the second half of the interview, Dame shares his thoughts on Astroworld, Sean Diddy Combs, PTSD, health, and cannabis. This post may contain affiliate links. At no… Read More Dame Dash Shares His Thoughts on the Astroworld Tragedy, Sean Diddy Combs, PTSD, & Health

CULTURE, DETROIT, FEATURE STORY

Add Vintage Christmas Records to Your Holiday Traditions List

If you’re into retro Christmas decor and themes and you’re looking for vintage Christmas records, may I suggest one of my favorite Detroit record stores? I discovered Peoples Records in Detroit sells Christmas records and you won’t believe the great price I paid! 😉 Keep reading! This post may contain affiliate links. When you make… Read More Add Vintage Christmas Records to Your Holiday Traditions List

CRAFTS, FEATURE STORY

Holiday Craft Idea: DIY Christmas Tree Planter Using Dollar Tree Christmas Trees

Here’s a festive spin on using Dollar Tree mini Christmas trees: create a DIY Christmas tree planter with the 18-inch white Dollar Tree Christmas trees in a holiday mug! Disclaimer: This post may contain affiliate links. Read the disclosure policy here, and thank you for supporting GLD! The Dollar tree mini Christmas trees are a… Read More Holiday Craft Idea: DIY Christmas Tree Planter Using Dollar Tree Christmas Trees

FEATURE STORY, LIFESTYLE

Happy Friday!

Happy Friday, friends! Check out my Friday picks for Nov. 12th: Dapper Dan makes history and Light Up Beacon Park opens next Saturday. This post may contain affiliate links. At no additional cost to you, when you click on a product link and make a purchase, GLD may make a small commission. Click here to… Read More Happy Friday!

FAMILY, FEATURE STORY

Four Tips to Help Your Kids Adjust to Daylight Saving Time

Are you still feeling tired? You’re not alone! Daylight Saving Time took place on November 7, and students are also feeling the effects of the transition. Check out Brainly parenting expert Patrick Quinn’s Daylight Saving Time tips for kids to help your children adjust to the time change! Have you been having a hard time adjusting… Read More Four Tips to Help Your Kids Adjust to Daylight Saving Time

CULTURE, FEATURE STORY, INTERVIEWS

Filmmaker Aizzah Fatima Talks Making the First Muslim-American RomCom

In this celebrity interview, entertainment journalist Allison Kugel talks with filmmaker and actress Aizzah Fatima about Aizzah’s new film Americanish— the first Muslim-American rom-com! By Allison Kugel Pakistani-American filmmaker and actress, Aizzah Fatima, has managed to do what many before her could not. She turned her intimate stage play, Dirty Paki Lingerie, a monologue-driven piece… Read More Filmmaker Aizzah Fatima Talks Making the First Muslim-American RomCom

FEATURE STORY, LIFESTYLE

Happy Friday!

Happy Friday! Check out my Friday picks for Nov. 5th: Detroit hip hop artist Curtis Roach’s new album The Joy Tape dropped Tues., Nov. 4th; sign up for Tene’s dance fitness class The Art of Movement at Norwest Gallery; and check out the new holiday movie A Rich Christmas on BET+. THE ART OF MOVEMENT… Read More Happy Friday!

FEATURE STORY, FOOD

Chocolate Turkey Cupcakes are a Fun Thanksgiving Dessert Idea for Kids

Looking for a fun Thanksgiving dessert idea for the kids? We tried this chocolate turkey cupcake recipe, and it’s not only easy to make, but it’s budget-friendly, too! Disclosure: This post may contain affiliate links. At no additional cost to you, when you click on a link to make a purchase, GLD may earn a… Read More Chocolate Turkey Cupcakes are a Fun Thanksgiving Dessert Idea for Kids

FEATURE STORY, LIFESTYLE

Happy Friday!

Check out my Friday picks for Oct. 22nd: Scorpio season is here! The Netflix show I’m currently binge-watching and the novel I can’t put down. Also, The Wright is hosting a Harvest Festival this weekend. Get all of the details below! How have you been? I’ve been busy with homeschooling, making spooky Halloween crafts with… Read More Happy Friday!