Seven Things: Snap Shots from Detroit

Monday, October 8th, 2012

This post is only a day late. I’m making progress. Saturday we were out and about in Detroit, and took the opportunity to snap some photos to showcase our city. 1. Mums at Eastern Market 2. Gords at Eastern Market 3. Peppers at Eastern Market 4. Rocky’s Nuts 5. Grand River Creative Corridor 6. Husby […]

Snapshot Detroit: Recycle Here!

Sunday, November 13th, 2011

After being spoiled in both Minneapolis and Ann Arbor, where there is city-wide recycling pick up and there is no-sort recycling, I was frustrated moving to Detroit.  There is no recycling pick up here, which means we have to bring our recycling to a collection site. The nearest collection site to us is at Eastern […]

Seven Things: to do in Detroit

Monday, May 9th, 2011

In honor of the fact that I spend almost every weekend in Detroit, and that I will be an official D town resident starting in July, I wanted to pass on some of my faves thus far.  Note, many of these are places to eat, because fiance and I love trying new places.  Or at […]

Nain Rouge

Thursday, March 24th, 2011

This weekend fiance was like, wanna go to a parade on Sunday?  And I was like Parade?  Where?  What for? And YES. It was just down the block, and the parade was actually a march, to march the Nain Rouge, or red dwarf out of town.  The nain rouge is allegedly an evil spirit that […]

Seven Things: to Love About this September

Thursday, September 9th, 2010

7.  The start of school. OK, so it’s more than a little cliché to write about the first days of school in September.  But I won’t lie, I always get excited for the first day of school.  When I was younger I used to get so excited that I wouldn’t be able to sleep the night before. […]

Jewelry Give Away!

Monday, June 21st, 2010

My child hood best bud, favorite jeweler, and all around great gal, Jessi Sawyer is having a give away, and I think you should check her out: Jessi Makes Jewelry! cholula jewelry I already own these pretties from her, and would always love to add to my collection.