Muskegon from a Local’s Perspective

Muskegon is well known for its access to the beautiful shores of Lake Michigan. But when you’re only here for the day, there’s not nearly enough time to explore everything this beach town has to offer. Let me, a local Muskegonite, take you on a tour of some hidden hot spots to show you what you could be missing. Getty […]

The Enchanting World in The Fantasy Forest – Battle Creek #MittenTrip

When you drive through the main gates of Leila Arboretum, it’s like crossing into another world. It’s a world full of wizards and dragons, Bigfoot sightings and alien abductions. This unexpected and delightful site is known as The Fantasy Forest. It was definitely one of the highlights of our recent Mitten Trip to Battle Creek! The […]

2014 ArtPrize is Full of Surprises

There has been an inordinate amount of construction in downtown Grand Rapids this summer.  Thankfully all of those projects are winding down as the city prepares to welcome nearly half a million visitors to the 2014 ArtPrize in its 6th year, which will span from September 24th to October 12th.  If you’ve never heard of it, ArtPrize is an […]