When you think about a ski trip, Michigan is probably not top on your list—but it totally should be! Not only is the state of Michigan symbolically shaped like a winter mitten, but it is home to 26 different ski hills and resorts, including Boyne Mountain and Mount Holly, two of the best Michigan ski resorts. My family and I love to bond over windburned faces, hot cocoa and thrilling adventure before relaxing together in the evening by a warm cozy fireplace. While we continue to work our way through all 26 hills, here are our two favorite ski...Read More
Mary Moore is the retro loving mother of two young children who enjoys the freedom of driving the open road in search of adventure. She and her family are working their way through the backroads and cities of America in their seafoam green 1950s Bel Air. You can read more about their lifestyle and adventures on the blog Raising Dick and Jane.
Time and time again I hear people suggesting that the Henry Ford Museum in Dearborn, Michigan makes an awesome roadside attraction for anyone venturing through the state. Well, I am here to tell you that it’s not. The Henry Ford Museum and Greenfield Village offers so much more to their visitors than just a quick stop as a roadside attraction. This is a location you will want to stay and play at for at least a day, if not an entire weekend. With all of the experiences to be had here, I would urge you to consider adding it to your Michigan destination list instead. A...Read More
You’ve probably heard about it in songs on the radio, but can a place like Kalamazoo really exist? It does and it’s located in Michigan. Besides being home to Western Michigan University, Kalamazoo also is a hub of socialization and the home of several craft breweries including Bells Brewery, one of the best known. Looking for a little bit of adult only adventure, the hubs and I set out on a road trip to the west side of the state to see what fun Kalamazoo Michigan really had to offer–and to prove with photos that it does exist. Bell’s...Read More