Category: michigan businesses

5 Strawberry Picking Tips

Something exciting happened this week in Michigan—strawberry season arrived! There’s nothing like fresh strawberries from the field. Strawberry season usually begins in mid-June and lasts around three weeks depending on the weather and supply/demand. My favorite Michigan berries come right at the beginning of… Continue Reading “5 Strawberry Picking Tips”

Summer Dreams Dahlia Farm

Growing up one of my favorite movies was The Secret Garden (specifically the one released in 1987). When I stepped onto Summer Dreams Dahlia Farm in Oxford, Michigan I felt like I was stepping into that movie. Pops of colors danced as far as… Continue Reading “Summer Dreams Dahlia Farm”

The Best Boho Photo Opportunity in Metro Detroit

Have you been to the best u-pick flower farm in Metro Detroit yet? If your answer is no, what you are waiting for? Van Houtte Farm is my absolute favorite u-pick sunflower and wildflower farm in Metro Detroit. The staff is incredible, the prices… Continue Reading “The Best Boho Photo Opportunity in Metro Detroit”

Best U-Pick Flower Farm in Metro Detroit

One of my favorite late-summer activities is heading to Van Houtte Farm in Armada, Michigan, and wandering through the beautiful sunflower/wildflower farm. Sunflowers, zinnias, snapdragons, and more as far as the eye can see. There are even two morning glory teepees that are fun… Continue Reading “Best U-Pick Flower Farm in Metro Detroit”

5 Reasons You Will Love Gnomish Detroit

Growing up you couldn\’t walk in our backyard without seeing the face of a friendly gnome. Originally, gnomes were thought to provide protection and were also a symbol of good luck. When I went off to college my mum sent me with a gnome,… Continue Reading “5 Reasons You Will Love Gnomish Detroit”