Category: Michigan

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”

Peony Tulips

Peonies are a favorite in many gardens (including mine) and for good reason. Peony blooms contain layers of soft, delicate petals in the prettiest shades. It’s no secret that out of all the flowers out there peonies are my absolute favorite. As you can… Continue Reading “Peony Tulips”

Grocer’s Daughter Chocolate

Nestled in the quaint town of Empire, Michigan (just outside of Traverse City) you will not only find beautiful hikes and views of Lake Michigan but my favorite chocolate shop Grocer\’s Daughter Chocolate. Grocer\’s Daughter Chocolate doesn\’t just use your run of the mill… Continue Reading “Grocer’s Daughter Chocolate”

10 Tips for Surviving a Michigan Winter

Michigan is such a beautiful place to live. If you\’re not about the hustle and bustle of city life, simply head Up North for a calmer more relaxed lifestyle.  During the winter months, Michigan is typically covered in a picturesque blanket of snow (this… Continue Reading “10 Tips for Surviving a Michigan Winter”

2021 Michigan Winter Night Hikes

One of my favorite things to do in the winter is hike or snowshoe in the dark, in the snow. It is one of the most relaxing experiences, especially when the snow is gently falling. How can you make the experience even better? Darkness… Continue Reading “2021 Michigan Winter Night Hikes”