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Broadway in Detroit: ‘Come From Away’ Debuts At Fisher Theatre October 1-13, 2019

Broadway in Detroit: ‘Come From Away’ Debuts At Fisher Theatre October 1-13, 2019
Above: Cast of the first North American Tour of Come From Away | Photo: Matthew Murphy [ Disclosure: This post is written in collaboration with Broadway in Detroit . ] When I first heard Come From Away was making its way to Detroit, I was intrigued but didn’t fully understand the prominence of this show. I knew the Tony Award-winning musical was one people had been raving about for the past couple o…
Our 12-Hour Grand Haven Day Trip: Beaches, Eats, & Sunsets

Our 12-Hour Grand Haven Day Trip: Beaches, Eats, & Sunsets

Over the past few weeks, I’ve found myself on the west side of the state a couple of times . . . and I can’t say I’m mad about it. Extending church retreats into impromptu exploration days, Brad and I have be…
Broadway in Detroit: ‘CATS’ At Detroit’s Fisher Theatre September 3-15, 2019

Broadway in Detroit: ‘CATS’ At Detroit’s Fisher Theatre September 3-15, 2019

Above: The North American Tour Company of CATS. // Photo: Matthew Murphy [Disclosure: This post is written in collaboration with Broadway in Detroit. Thoughts and opinions are my own.] Who’s ready for the 2019…
Just How Scary Are The Roller Coasters at Kings Island? - Ride Guide & Review

Just How Scary Are The Roller Coasters at Kings Island? - Ride Guide & Review

What's your thrill threshold? // Above: Riders fly up a twisting ascent on the Banshee roller coaster at Kings Island in Mason, Ohio [Disclosure: This visit was hosted by Kings Island and the Warren County…
What To Expect At The Detroit Eastern Market’s Tuesday Market

What To Expect At The Detroit Eastern Market’s Tuesday Market

After the longest non-spring ever (two months of rain tends to make a girl question whether or not sunshine will ever reemerge), summertime has finally arrived in Detroit! To celebrate my favorite season in t…
Broadway in Detroit: ‘Anastasia’ at the Fisher Theatre June 11-23, 2019

Broadway in Detroit: ‘Anastasia’ at the Fisher Theatre June 11-23, 2019

Above: Lila Coogan as Anya in the national tour of Anastasia Photo by Matthew Murphy, MurphyMade . [Disclosure: This post is written in collaboration with Broadway in Detroit. Personal stories, thoughts, and o…
Weatherproof Weekend: Fun Things To Do In Traverse City During Any Season

Weatherproof Weekend: Fun Things To Do In Traverse City During Any Season

One of the things I love most about living in Michigan is how close I am to so many great vacation spots. From thriving cities to natural wonders, this state’s got a vast array of destinations that attract to…