Finds of the Week

I spent three days in Detroit and saw more than I have in ages. I decided one way to keep up on blogging will be to share highlights from the places I’ve been. Here are this week’s three favorites. Avalon Cafe + Biscuit Bar // Avalon’s chocolate sea salt cookie is my absolute favorite and … More Finds of the Week

Detroit Outdoor Adventure Center

The Detroit Riverfront continues to grow and add great family-friendly activities, the newest addition is the Outdoor Adventure Center.  The center is a Michigan DNR facility and they spent the last couple years renovating the abandoned Globe Building. The transformation is incredible and another great example of restoring, instead of removing, history. Located at the entrance … More Detroit Outdoor Adventure Center

River Days

The first day of summer didn’t disappoint. We went to GM River Days with the Hakalas and it was a warm, sunny afternoon on the river with plenty of fun, family-friendly activity. Here are some highlights: Beautiful dancers put on a show. This jet ski surfer attracted a ton of attention and it was fascinating to see … More River Days