Although I love trying new cookie recipes, it's these old standards that get the most requests!
Michigan's Leelanau Peninsula, affectionately known to Michiganders as "the little finger" of the "mitten", is an area of great beauty and many attractions.
Have you heard of pulmonary fibrosis? Do you know it's the deadliest of the COPD's, and claims more lives each year than each of breast, prostate and colon cancer?
Roxy had gotten into a guest's purse and eaten an entire package of chewing gum. No big deal, right? WRONG! If we hadn't come home when we did, this would have killed her.
Who doesn't love pie? Very few people take the time to make homemade pie any more. Here are 5 recipes for unusual and delicious pies that bring rave reviews!
Did you know you can try out your dream of being a bed & breakfast inn keeper before actually taking the plunge?
A successful high school graduation open house is not compatible with my habit of procrastination. I've already thrown 2 of these parties, what do I need to tweak this time around?
Some of us would like to garden, but don't have access to a plot of garden-friendly soil. What can be successfully grown in containers?
Did you know every Labor Day weekend there is an opportunity for you to hoof it across Michigan's famous Mackinac Bridge? (with thousands of others?) Sounds like an adventure ti me!
How four middle-aged women decided to take minor-league baseball by storm and sing the national anthem for a South Bend Silverhawks game.
Chain hotels can be great, but boring and predictable. Would you be willing to try the charm of a local Mom & Pop motel? Your wallet would be happy...
Trying new recipes and giving away the results (if successful) is one of my favorite pastimes. Of all the dishes I have bestowed on folks through the years (from recipes using uber simple to multiple-step, surgical-like...
Being a frequent visitor to the Lake Michigan shoreline, lighthouses have always captured my interest. I could imagine the rugged, solitary existence of a keeper, watching the clock and lighting lamps he knew would...