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Weekend Fun–June 13, 2014!

What Good Things Are In Store For Dads This Weekend?   Big Show at The Joe Joe Louis Arena June 14, 2014 7:30pm http://www.olympiaentertainment.com/events/detail/big-show-at-the-joe           Michigan Beerfest DTE Energy Music Theatre June 14, 2014 Website excerpt: “great beers from nearly four dozen breweries and hosting an online contest to name an…

Dad’s Are Super Too!

And, just like Mother’s Day, Father’s Day… …is one day among the 365 days a year, that you can show appreciation for all the wonderful, helpful, encouraging and selfless things your Dad, or someone who is a Father-figure, does for you and others. Father’s Day is this coming Sunday, June 15th, in case you needed…

The Foodie In You–Rocky Road Ice Cream!

Today is National Rocky Road Day! Yes, there is a day on the books to celebrate our love of eating Rocky Road ice cream! …Like eating Rocky Road ice cream any other day of the year isn’t a celebration in itself. There are several different tales of how Rocky Road ice cream was originally created…

Weekend Fun–May 30, 2014!

 Hoedown Palooza In The D!   WYCD Downtown Hoedown Comerica Park Detroit May 20-June1, 2014 http://wycd.cbslocal.com/category/hoedown/       Women Who Rock: Vision, Passion, Power The Henry Ford Greenfield Village May 17-August 17, 2014 Website excerpt: “A groundbreaking interactive exhibit, direct from the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame. Like to rock? Women Who Rock…

Weekend Fun–May 23, 2014

Let The Games Begin!   Defending the Caveman The City Theatre May 15-25, 2014 Website excerpt: “Detroit couples are sure to roar with laughter, share knowing glances, and ask “Could comedy give couples therapy a run for its money?” With hilarious insight on contemporary feminism, masculine sensitivity and the erogenous zones, Defending the Caveman will…

The Foodie in You–Craft Work!

Discovering Our Neighborhood Gems Now, with warmer weather here,  it’s so nice to get out and explore the great many activities and restaurants our metro area has to offer. I   and a group of friends meet monthly for dinner. It’s a great way to keep in touch with each other and do that socializing…

Weekend Fun–May 16, 2014

There Isn’t Enough Weekend For All Of This!     World Expo of Beer Frankenmuth May 16-17, 2014 Website excerpt: “This is Michigan’s largest beer sampling event, with nearly 300 different beers available from around the world.” http://www.worldexpoofbeer.com/expo/         28th Annual Great Lakes Kite Festival 2014 Grand Haven, MI May 16-18, 2014…

Eastern Market Sundays!

More Reasons To Come To A Great Location   One of my favorite places to go to year-round has added a new dimension to its Spring lineup. Sundays. I’ve been going to Detroit’s Eastern Market for decades and it still is a magical place. I’ve listened to jazz booming out of Bert’s Marketplace while shopping…

Weekend Fun–May 9, 2014

Run, Laugh, Dance and Eat! Run or Dye The World’s Most Colorful 5K! Hazel Park Harness Raceway May 10, 2014 Website excerpt: “Bring all your friends and run a color-blasted 5K, where you get showered in safe, eco-friendly, plant-based cornstarch dye every kilometer.   Then enjoy our world-famous Dye Festival afterward, where you can Tie-Dye…

Weekend Fun–May 2, 2014

Out And About in Metro Areas With Helpful Volunteerism   Day Out with Thomas: The Thrill of the Ride Tour 2014 The Henry Ford Greenfield Village May 3-4, 10-11, 2014 http://www.thehenryford.org/events/dayOutThomas.aspx       Ypsi Area Street Rods 40th Anniversary Show and Shine http://www.yasr.com/events/40th-anniversary-show-shine/     Holland Tulip Festival Holland, Michigan May 3-10, 2014 http://www.tuliptime.com…