Kayaking the Huron River from Barton Dam to Gallop Park

Kayaking the Huron River from Barton Dam to Gallop Park When it comes to adventure, water sports are on the top of my list! Two years ago I purchased a kayak and I’m definitely enjoying it! If you love being on the water, I recommend trying kayaking and there are many places in our area to rent before you buy. 

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Spray Parks, Splash Pads, & Water Parks 2022

Spray Parks, Splash Pads, & Water Parks  Enjoy a hot summer day with the kids at one of the many water parks in our area! Most parks are open daily and free to the public, but be sure to visit the websites for more information! Oakland County Riverside Park Splash Pad (Auburn Hills) This free splash pad opens Memorial Day

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Kayaking in the Lower Huron Metropark

Kayaking in the Lower Huron Metropark Kayaking has become one of my favorite summer activities. The peacefulness of the water along with the sights and sounds of nature is a perfect combination. And I’ve found that kayaking is an activity that I’m able to do by myself or with friends. Last summer my husband and I headed to the Lower

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15+ Adult Birthday Party Places in Metro Detroit

When it comes to birthdays, we often think of places to hold celebrations for kids! But what about a place to party for adults? Birthdays should be celebrated at all ages and lucky for us, there are some new exciting fun ways to celebrate! Check out my compounded list below and be sure to check the linked websites for current

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Indoor and Outdoor Ice Skating Rinks in Metro Detroit

Looking for a fun activity this winter, ice skating may be just the answer! With both indoor and outdoor rinks, Metro Detroit offers a wide variety of options for the novice skater to the more advanced. Be sure to visit the rink website before heading there for any closures or changes in hours. And come back here for additions to

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8+ Free Things to do in Ludington Michigan

  To celebrate our 21 Anniversary (July 22), hubby and I made the 3.5-hour trek to Ludington, MI. We choose Ludington for the beautiful beaches and views of Lake Michigan. As frugal vacationers, we are always searching for fun things to do that are either FREE or inexpensive. During this recent trip, we were able to find plenty of affordable

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iFly Detroit Indoor Skydiving Center Coming Soon

iFly Detroit Indoor Skydiving Center Coming Soon The first indoor skydiving center in Michigan is opening in Novi on Saturday, July 24. Feel the power and thrill of skydiving without actually jumping out of a plane. Safe for all ages, experience levels, and abilities, indoor sky diving at iFLY is a family-friendly activity perfect for an afternoon of fun, date

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Ticket Giveaway to Jurassic Quest Drive-Thru, DTE Energy Music Theater

Ticket Giveaway to Jurassic Quest Drive-Thru, DTE Energy Music Theater ATTENTION Detroit dinosaur lovers! Once again, our dinosaurs are having a RAWRIN’ good time on the road and want to continue the DRIVE-THRU FUN at DTE Energy Music Theatre, June 18-July 4. Experienced by over 2.5 million guests and as featured in the Wall Street Journal, Jurassic Quest Drive-Thru is

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10 Lazy Rivers in Michigan for Tubing

Last year in the midst of COVID, many people were looking for fun outdoor activities and one popular activity was water tubing! Because of it’s popularity, tubes (or anything to float on) were difficult to find online or in stores. This year, I planned ahead and I already bought a new two person tube. You can find this tube and

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Snow Tubing in Metro Detroit and Beyond

  Although we haven’t had much snow this winter, there is still a lot of winter to come! Be prepared for tubing fun by finding a local hill or plan a road trip within Michigan!  Tubing Hills in Metro Detroit  Bower’s School Farm (Bloomfield Hills)  Tubing is very popular at this park in Bloomfield Hills. In fact, reservations are required

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