The 2015 Hyundai Genesis Has It ALL

With both our vehicles approaching the 200,000 mile mark, my husband and I have been thinking hard on our next vehicle(s). While we both appreciate different styles of cars there are a couple of things we’re in agreement on. We’re … Read more

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Sweet and Spicy Bacon Wrapped Jalapeño Poppers

Forget regular breaded and fried jalapeño poppers, these bacon wrapped jalapeño poppers are the perfect appetizer for any party. The combination of sweet spice and savory bacon make them irresistible! As I blankly stared into my fridge one morning, trying … Read more

Mr. Peabody

Bringing Back Mr. Peabody and Sherman

Do you remember Rocky and Bullwinkle? As a kid, I loved watching reruns of the squirrel and moose, and then the feature film Adventures of Rocky and Bullwinkle.  It’s been over a decade since Jay Ward’s infamous characters hit the big … Read more

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One Family, One State, One Michigan Road Trip

This post brought to you by Enterprise Rent-A-Car. All opinions are 100% mine. As adventure of spending  the next 20 years inside educational institutions looms before my daughter, I’ve been spending more time thinking about ways to instill a passion … Read more


Join Me at the 2014 Chicago Auto Show

  The Nations Largest Auto Show will be making it appearance February 8th – 17th for it’s 106th year.  Of course I’m talking about the Chicago Auto Show and it’s 1million+ square feet of automotive prowess.  All of the major … Read more

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Destination Wedding Guide: Grand Lucayan, Bahamas

The Commonwealth of Bahamas (or the Bahamas) consists of  29 islands just 55 miles off the Florida coast. It’s year round daily average temperature of 70-80 degrees, white sandy beaches on the coast of the Atlantic Ocean, and easy accessibility are … Read more

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STOMP: Over Two Decades of Incredible Talent

Since the early 90s, STOMP has been entertaining crowds with collaborative percussion combined with a witty flair. Over two decades later, STOMP tours internationally and has worked its way through its homeland of England with performances at West End and the 2012 Olympics. … Read more

Snuba Diving

What is Snuba Diving?

When my husband and I were planning our trip to the Dominican Republic, we both KNEW we had to go snorkeling. If were were caught in a monsoon, if the food was horrible, if we did nothing else but get the … Read more

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What is a Digital Perm?

Perms are back. I know, I thought it was a thing of the 90’s too. Sure, my 76 year old grandmother still gets hers done every few months, but I’m talking about 20 somethings, 30 somethings – namely me – perming … Read more