The Perfect Bachelorette/Bachelor Date in Frankenmuth

The Perfect Bachelorette/Bachelor Date in Frankenmuth

When it comes to reality TV, nothing gets me more excited than watching the seasons of “The Bachelorette” and “The Bachelor” on ABC. Being a part of Bachelor Nation, I started wondering what a date night would look like if they traveled to our little town of Frankenmuth? Well, keep reading because you’re about to find out what a perfect one-on-one Bachelorette/Bachelor date in Frankenmuth could be! LET THE ADVENTURE BEGIN The majority of Bachelorette/Bachelor dates start with some sort

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Legends, Symbols & Traditions

Legends, Symbols & Traditions

Legends make fun tales to share. Traditions are a cool way to keep a cultural heritage alive and well through the generations (or just to make fun memories!) And symbols are a fun way to share something special! Brush up on your knowledge of each with this fun post highlighting just 12 of some of the legends, symbols and traditions you’ll find at Bronner’s CHRISTmas Wonderland!

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Fourth of July Fireworks in Michigan to Awe Over. Let Freedom Ring!

Fourth of July Fireworks in Michigan to Awe Over. Let Freedom Ring!

Let freedom ring with these eye-catching Fourth of July fireworks in Michigan! In the state of Michigan, Independence Day is celebrated far and wide. From Frankenmuth, Dearborn, Holland, Bay City, Traverse City all the way up to the tip of the the Upper Peninsula. Here are five Michigan cities that know how to celebrate their freedom in style with some family-friendly entertainment. Fireworks in Bay City, Michigan First we are going to start with my hometown, Bay City, Michigan. This

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Ornaments for Life’s Memorable Moments

Ornaments for Life’s Memorable Moments

Big (and little!) moments in life deserved to be celebrated! 🎉 Let us help you make these moments memorable by using something we know a thing or two about . . . ORNAMENTS! Looking to make a big announcement to family and friends? Or want to ask someone you LOVE a big question? We know exactly how to do that PLUS make it a memory that will last forever. PROM PROPOSAL Okay, let’s ditch the hand-made signs and come up

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Silent Night – DIY Crafts for All Seasons

Silent Night – DIY Crafts for All Seasons

Our simple sheet-music crafts make it easy to celebrate “Silent Night” all year long. Use sheet music that you have on hand or simply print free arrangements of the carol (or other favorite songs) available online along with our templates and you’re ready to craft! (DIY instructions below) Bronner’s Silent Night Memorial Chapel is open daily during store hours for visitation and meditation. You’ll be inspired by various arrangements of “Silent Night” playing inside and outside the chapel along with

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10 things to do with ornaments

10 things to do with ornaments

Here at Bronner’s CHRISTmas Wonderland we have thousands of ornaments, which got me thinking … why are we limited to just using them around Christmas time? Here are 10 things to do with ornaments … other than put them on your Christmas tree! P.S. No tools required. 1 This one is my favorite out of the 10 things to do with ornaments. Bringing the ocean to a home near you! I’ve had this driftwood that I picked up years ago

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Love Is DIY Valentine’s Day Ornaments

Love Is DIY Valentine’s Day Ornaments

The tree? Well, it was love at first sight. I saw it here at Bronner’s and I wanted it: the love child of a 1950s aluminum tree and a German feather tree. Priced at only $16.99.   But I have a rule. I have to know what I’m going to do with something and where I’m going to put it in my small house before I buy it. However … there are exceptions to every rule … and I decided

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Merry CHRISTmas from Bronner’s Blog Team

Merry CHRISTmas from Bronner’s Blog Team

The most wonderful time of the year is here, Rejoice! Rejoice! This CHRISTmas we also celebrate the 200th anniversary of “Silent Night,”  the most beloved and widely-known Christmas hymn in the world.  Pastor Joseph Mohr wrote the words, and Franz Gruber composed the music for the inspiring carol that was first sung in 1818 on Christmas Eve in St. Nicholas Church in Oberndorf, Austria, near Salzburg. Silent Night Memorial Chapel Bronner’s Silent Night Memorial Chapel was built in 1992 in

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‘Muth Holiday Photo Contest Winner

‘Muth Holiday Photo Contest Winner

Wow! That was a nail-biter if we EVER saw one! It came down to a margin of merely 8 votes, quite possibly by internet speed! 😆 If one thing is for sure, two of our top 10 finalists must have been rallying really hard with over 850 votes each, and climbing each minute, all the way ’til the very end! But at the stroke of noon with the close of our contest, it was Melinda Miller who won with her

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