Kids Eat Free!

“You can’t live a full life on an empty stomach.” – Anonymous Has anyone else here felt overwhelmed with the busy life schedule that seems to develop over the school year?!?! I know I have at times! My 3 kiddos are ALL in some kind of activity. From wrestling to cheer and now gymnastics forContinue reading “Kids Eat Free!”

GRKIDS Summer Camp and Fun Fair

“Children really can brighten up a house, because they never turn the lights off.” -Ralph Bus Did somebody say FREE FUN for EVERYONE in the house?!?!?! YES!!! Anything I can find to do for FREE with my entire family is a WINNER!! On March 15, 2020 from 1-4 pm. The GR Kroc Center will beContinue reading “GRKIDS Summer Camp and Fun Fair”

Father Daughter Banquet

“My father didn’t tell me how to live. He lived, and let me watch him do it.” -Clarence Budington Kelland The relationship between a father and daughter is very important. He is her first impression of what a male figure looks like in her life. This can help guide her when she is in searchContinue reading “Father Daughter Banquet”

Family Science Night

“Education is not the filling of a pail, but the lighting of a fire.” – Anonymous Any Science/Nature friends reading this?!?! In celebrating International Women in Science Day (2/11) and Darwin Day (2/12). The Hastings Public Library, Pierce Cedar Creek Institute, and many other local organizations will be gathering together with amazing hands-on science activitiesContinue reading “Family Science Night”

Kalamazoo Baby & Family Expo

“Families are like fudge – mostly sweet, with a few nuts.” – Les Dawson Did someone say FREEEEEEEE?!?!?! Yes!! Go and enjoy the 2020 Kalamazoo Baby and Family Expo for FREE! This event takes place on February 16, 2020 from 10am to 3pm. The expo will be held at the Radisson Plaza Hotel at KalamazooContinue reading “Kalamazoo Baby & Family Expo”

A Weekend to Remember

“A successful marriage requires falling in love many times, always with the same person.” -Mignon McLaughlin Sometimes after being married for years. You forget to take care of the love you had to begin with. The hustle bustle of life, especially when kids are in the picture, can push the care within a marriage aside.Continue reading “A Weekend to Remember”

Mommy & Me Painting Class

“Be a unicorn in a field of horses.” – Anonymous Let the creative juices flow! How fun and interactive would it be to do a Mommy & Me painting class with your little ones?! I think it would be SO much fun and my kids would love it. This would especially be great for kidsContinue reading “Mommy & Me Painting Class”

Lowell Chocolate Stroll

“Nothing is more romantic than chocolate.” – Ted Allen Did somebody say CHOCOLATE?!?!?!?! Why of course!! I’m not one to pass up chocolate very easily so somebody may have to hold me down for this event…. Check out downtown Lowell, MI this Saturday February 8, 2020 from 12:00 pm to 5:00 pm. There will beContinue reading “Lowell Chocolate Stroll”

FISH ON!!!!!

I like fishing. Not actual fishing – I like the peace and quiet of being at sea. It’s different. -Rafael Nadal “Fish on!” was always the shout you would hear from my dad whenever there would be a fish on one of our fishing lines. Sometimes he liked to fool us and shout it just toContinue reading “FISH ON!!!!!”


“The best way to find yourself is to lose yourself in the service of others.” – Mahatma Gandhi Looking for a date night dinner idea? Don’t want to cook after a long day at work? Look no further! Not only can you erase the dreaded “what’s for dinner” thought. You can also support your local TKContinue reading “TKOM at RIVERDOG TAVERN”