Tag Archive for Apartments in Troy MI

Eat and Relax to the Beat

Even though the kids will very soon be going back to school, summer isn’t over just yet. For me, I’m squeezing in all the summer I possibly can, it is my absolute favorite time of the year. For those with the fever, there are plenty of summertime activities going on to continue to “get your…

Southfield Farmers Market

During spring, summer, and fall there are few activities that help you celebrate the full breath of the seasons and creative fare as much as you experience when attending a Farmers Market. If you are lucky enough to have a Farmers Market in your community, you will undoubtedly find many delightful surprises there amongst the…

Troy ranks 7th highest in region for stoplight crashes

When you see red, you stop. It’s that simple. Drivers in Troy, Mich. may not have received that memo. According to an article in the Troy Times, a C & G Newspaper, the Southeast Michigan Council of Governments has ranked Troy at no. 7 in the region for red-light-running crashes. Drivers logged between 2007 and…

Back in 24: Pirates to land in Grand Haven

OK. I’m not talking about Somalian pirates. These pirates will be actors and literature enthusiast. So, no need to draw your sword or bury your wallet. These pirates are looking to run workshops and man a booth at the market. Always beware of pick-pocketing, though. The Pirate Festival continues in Grand Haven this weekend. Don’t…

Images From Around the World!

Beauty is truly in the eyes of the beholder. And even though every single day there are pro photographers and amateurs alike posting their photos online for family and the world to see; rarely do you get the occurrence of thousands of photos being posted simultaneously for the same event. Over 33,000 photographers took to…

Romeo Peach Festival is Just Around the Corner!

Labor Day weekend is always busy in Romeo. The village hosts an annual festival that pays homage to peaches. You will find peach jam, peach pies, peach candies and even a Peach Queen if you visit. This is not to slight the wonderful apples that are also grown in local orchards. The festival this year…

Salt, Sizzles, Simmers and Shakes your bones

My partner in crime, Kenneth and I, saw Salt because we already saw Inception. We really wanted to know if Salt was an American wrongly accused   or if she was a KGB sleeper cell in alliance with the Russians. Curiosity got the best of us, so we popped a squat at the Star John…

A new Best: AFT PACK Backpack

We all compile lists of wants, or to-buys, but how often do we get to cross things off of that list? In my case, NEVER! (with the exception of my Macbook Pro). So, I’m going to blog about what I want and see what happens. First up, the Aft Pack Backpack by Speck. This thing…

Neighbors

Ever wonder what happened to your neighbors?   What is going on in their lives?   I hadn’t given it much thought until recently when I had a reunion with several people I grew up with.   We found each other on Facebook, and finding one friend lead to another and before you knew it,…

Grab Your Camera and Join the Fun!

On July 24th tens of thousands of photographers will come together for one event and they won’t even be in the same place. In fact, they’ll be in several places. Digital, and maybe traditional, photographers, professional and hobbyists, will gather for the 3rd Annual Scott Kelby Photowalk, which just happens to take place, in of…