What up doe!

Jennifer Hamra, Creator of Good Life Detroit
Photography by Jason Walker

What up doe. I’m Jennifer, creator of Good Life Detroit– a Metro Detroit-based lifestyle blog.

I enjoy blogging about my family and life in Detroit and the metro area. On the blog, you will find features on art & entertainment, culture, family life, and women’s lifestyle.

Email me at jennifer@goodlifedetroit.com for all business inquiries, interview requests, and story ideas.

Have a blessed day and thank you for following GLD! xo Jennifer

things to do in Detroit
CLICK THE IMAGE to check out my collection of blog posts on Detroit attractions, art, festivals, and more city life features!
things to do in Detroit
CLICK THE IMAGE to view the events and festivals I saved to my events calendar!

Deepak Chopra
Formosa Roadside Wedding Banquet Detroit
NEW! Our Homeschool Field Trip to Watch Formosa Roadside Wedding Banquet at the Detroit Institute of Arts
metro detroit trunk or treat event
NEW! Fun Halloween Idea for Kids: TRUNK OR TREAT
Here are 15 fun facts about Detroit that will help you if you are moving to Detroit!
#TBT to my first year in Detroit. (2015-16) READ this blog post I wrote about my first impression of Detroit!
detroit vintage fashion
NEW! A Cozy Fall Vintage Blazer
D-Town Farm Harvest Festival
Detroit Youth Choir
NEW! DYC Homecoming Celebration
Exclusive interview with Rick Ross, author of Hurricanes memoir and successful rap artist
CLICK THE PHOTO to read the Rick Ross interview!
Dally in the Alley
Detroit’s largest community festival!
Eastern Market Art Park
Eastern Market Art Park
Beacon Park Detroit
Fall 2019 Events @
Beacon Park Detroit!
Headwrap Styles
A few of my favorite headwrap styles…some of the styles
come from Detroit!
preemie halloween costumes
Take a look at these adorable preemie baby Halloween costumes from 2018 at the Hutzel Women’s Hospital!
wedding anniversary idea
Celebrating 8 years of marriage and a sweet anniversary tradition.
Detroit Swag Playground Detroit
Detroit Swag: Interview with
Detroit Artist Judy Bowman
Cider Mills Michigan
NEW! Cider Mill season is here!
Piper Carter Detroit
Interview with Piper Carter
Aboriginal Australian Contemporary Art
On Exhibit at the Charles H. Wright Museum of African American History!
BJ's Wholesale Club
#SPONSORED BJ’s Wholesale Club is coming to Metro Detroit this fall!
Kids Halloween Costume Ideas
40 Gender-Neutral Halloween Costume Ideas for Kids!


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Paula Abdul celebrity interview
Click the photo to read the Paula Abdul interview featured on Good Life Detroit!


Detroit blogger
Originally from Tennessee, Jennifer moved to Michigan in Spring 2015 with her husband and children. She began her blogging journey in August 2016 to document Detroit city life. Good Life Detroit has blossomed into a women’s lifestyle blog. Jennifer shares blog posts about art & entertainment, culture, Detroit life, family life, and women’s lifestyle.
Photography by Jason Walker
diy tiger makeup idea
NEW! I did a cute + easy DIY tiger Halloween makeup look for my kids’ trunk or treat event. Click here to see our family photos of us trunk or treating in Auburn Hills, Michigan!
Detroit Youth Choir Director Anthony White
INTERVIEW: Anthony White, Artistic Director for the Detroit Youth Choir
Barack and Michelle Obama Summer Playlist
Barack + Michelle’s Summer Playlist 2019
Clark Sisters Biopic
Interview with Actress and Singer Shelea!
Sugar Skull Makeup Ideas
Sugar Skull Makeup Ideas for
Halloween or Day of the Dead!
Bert's Warehouse
Detroit Food: Bert’s Warehouse
Detroit city guide
Detroit City Guide
Logan Browning
Celebrity Interview with Logan Browning
Charles McGee artist
NEW! Detroit artist Charles McGee honored with Legacy Award
Black Breastfeeding Week
Celebrating Black Breastfeeding Week + TWO years of breastfeeding!
Cannabis Cup Detroit 2019


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Toni Morrison Quotes


Jennifer Hamra

Jennifer Hamra is a content creator/freelance writer who lives in Metro Detroit with her bearded husband Travis and their five energetic children.

Originally from Tennessee, Jennifer and Travis relocated to Michigan in 2015 after Travis’ Army contract ended.

Jennifer created Good Life Detroit to document her family’s big move to the D. It soon blossomed into a Detroit-based women’s lifestyle blog.

In her spare time, Jennifer enjoys street photography, reading, napping, binge-watching her “stories” on Netflix, and spending time with her family.