Take Me To the Beach Detroit

My kids had a half day on Friday to kick off spring break. I did what every other family is doing: I took my kids to the beach. Instead of joining the throngs on I-75 all the way from Michigan to Florida, we took a quick trip to Downtown Detroit where the Library Street Collective […]

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A Delightful Dozen

Boy Blue is 12 years old today. I don’t know how all that time has passed because I am surely not twelve years older but here we are. This birthday also marks the last of our first birthdays in a new place. The boys and I arrived in Michigan two days before my birthday, and […]

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Ann Arbor Hands-On Museum

If you live in Ann Arbor, Michigan, you probably already know about the local gem Hands On Museum. If you are passing through or making a trip to Ann Arbor, you have to set aside a couple of hours and check this out! There is definitely entertainment for everyone in your family. And it’s truth […]

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Let Food Be Thy Medicine

I took Fat Tuesday at its word and ate like I was giving up food for lent. In reality, while I’m not catholic, I have decided to give up sugar for lent. I successfully curbed my sugar consumption several years ago, but things lapsed a little during my last pregnancy. There were basically no rules […]

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