Apple Orchards & Cider Mills in Southeast Michigan

Apple Orchards & Cider Mills in Southeast Michigan If you are looking for fresh apples, cider or donuts, there is bound to be an orchard or cider mill near you! Even though social distancing and safety procedures are in place, most cider mills and orchards are open! Check out this list and visit the links to find out more! Happy

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40+ Fun Fall Activities during COVID

As COVID continues to affect our lives, things look a lot different and people are beginning to wonder about their usual fall activities and Halloween festivals. Although this is true, there are many fun fall activities you and your family or friends can plan that allow for social distancing. 40+ Fun Fall Activities during COVID Visit an apple orchard Find

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10 Tips for Creating a Homeschool Workspace

  Beyond the heartbreaking losses due to the COVID-19, families are now facing decisions regarding schooling for the upcoming year. Some school districts are still developing a plan, while others have made the difficult decision to offer full/part-time virital learning. Many parents are choosing to homeschool their children due to the pandemic and its risks. If you are a parent

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Spray Parks, Splash Pads, & Water Parks UPDATES FOR 2020

Spray Parks, Splash Pads, & Water Parks UPDATES FOR 2020 Due to COVID-19 and social distancing regulations, many splash parks will remain closed for the 2020 season. While some cities/townships are in the process of deciding on opening dates and others have already determined that date! Read below for more information. I will update if/when more information becomes available.  Oakland

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Kayak Rentals in Michigan

  For my birthday this year, I decided to purchase a kayak! I love being on/near the water, therefore, I thought a kayak was a suitable answer. A basic kayak costs about $200 and can be purchased at a local sporting goods store and other major retailer. Another option is an inflatable kayak which can be found on Amazon. My

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5 Family Favorite Backyard Games

Finally!! Most stay-at-home orders have been lifted just in time for summer!! If you are like me, you are ready to get away but still feel hesitant or you’re finding that local places are already booked! We had to cancel our trip to the Grand Canyon, so I’ve been searching for local places to call home for a couple of

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101 Things to do with Kids during the Coronavirus Quarantine

  We are facing one of the most unexpected and unpredictable times in our country. We’ve been asked to stay home (quarantine) as much as possible and kids are home from school for 3-4 weeks (as of right now). During this time, we will need to keep the kids busy! To help with this, I’ve developed a list of 101

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Entertainment Ideas for Children “Stuck” at Home

Our world is facing an epidemic right now. The Coronavirus has many panicking and schools in Michigan (and other states) are closing for three-four weeks to help stop the spread of the virus. We’ve been asked to avoid events or activities with large groups of people and to stay home as much as possible. So the question is…what do we

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Best Veterans Day Freebies

  Best Veterans Day Freebies   The official date for Veterans Day is November 11. While most restaurants offer specials on Nov. 11, there are some that offer specials throughout the week. Check out the list below. I will update this list as more freebies are announced. Proof of military service (past or present) is required at most restaurants. Locations  Applebee’s

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