The Harbor Grand :: Review

Harbor Grand HeaderDon’t you love it when something turns out to be so much more than you were expecting?!?! I had booked a hotel room in Southwest Michigan for a blogger tour I was hosting last month, and although I had obviously done my research, I was pleasantly surprised to find out that it was so much more than a hotel.  It was an experience.

The Harbor Grand is a boutique hotel originally designed with the Frank Lloyd Wright style of architecture in mind, and even through recent renovations, it remains true to that style but with a contemporary flair.  If you know me, you know this is my absolute favorite style of architecture, so right off the bat this hotel was not only aesthetically pleasing to me, but felt very much like home. [Read more...]

Super Skinny Spinach & Artichoke Dip

Super Skinny Spinach & Artichoke DipIt’s been a busy few weeks in our house, and unfortunately that has meant too many nights of frozen foods and pizza for my liking, so when I found myself with a couple days at home to catch up on things, I got to work planning out meals and new recipes for the rest of the month.  I’ll be posting some of our favorites right here over time, but just couldn’t wait to share my Super Skinny Spinach & Artichoke Dip recipe with you!!  It’s easy to make, MUCH healthier than most restaurant versions, and my family has given it the ‘OH SO GOOD’ seal of approval!! :) [Read more...]

Rosa’s Closet :: Review

IMG_0029If you know me, you know that I love local business and try to stay up on the amazing shops in my home city and state. Last month, however, I realized that my radar had somehow missed Rosa’s Closet!!  This little gem of a shop is just 15 minutes from my home, is right in the center of East Grand Rapids, MI, and is one of my new favorite places to stop!! [Read more...]