Category Archives: Events

Spring Things to Do in Ann Arbor

Ready to be done with winter and welcome in the longer days and warm sunshine of spring? If you live in Ann Arbor, you’re in luck—there are tons of fun spring things to do in Ann Arbor! Find your favorite new spring activity right here. Top 6 Springtime Favorite Things to Do in Ann Arbor […]


Liberty and Our Republic

Liberty and a Republic At the close of the Constitutional Convention of 1787,  Ben Franklin was asked as he left Independence Hall on the final day of deliberation. Dr. Franklin “Well Doctor what have we got, a republic or a monarchy?”  Franklin replied, “A republic . . . if you can keep it.” Franklin replied, […]



Saline Memorial Day Parade 2014

Saline Memorial Day Parade is Monday, May 26th at 10:00 I have always really enjoyed the Saline Memorial Day Parade. This year it will mean more to me as my husband, who was a Marine passed away last June. His resting place is right under the statue at Oakwood Cemetery. The parade starts at the […]


Go Blue, Beat Ohio!

Game day, Michigan plays Ohio, everyone here is excited…such a great rivalry. I have friends that are from Ohio, we like each other…are fellow bloggers. We don’t get nasty, we have fun, we respect each other. Why do people have to be mean? It’s football for gods sake! Good luck Maureen, Elaine and David. (We’ll […]


Explore Michigan by Pure Michigan

Released today during the Lions football game is the video by Pure Michigan. The video, at 3 minutes, 44 seconds long, flips through a multitude of recognizable Michigan locales as residents sing along to a modified version of the song “Good Time” by Owl City and “Call Me Maybe” singer Carly Rae Jepsen. I watched […]




Independence Day

Independence Day, July 4, 1776 Written over 235 years ago, and we still honor it. If you have not read it in a long time, now would be a great day, it is really not that long. IN CONGRESS, JULY 4, 1776 The unanimous Declaration of the Thirteen United States of America When in the […]