Celebrating Michigan with a Cookie Recipe

Celebrating Michigan with a Cookie Recipe

Michigan celebrates 183 years of statehood January 26, 2020. So you’ll find us celebrating Michigan, the only state with two peninsulas, with a delicious cookie recipe! In brief, the special ingredient is cream cheese, and we’ll double the deliciousness with both upper peninsula and lower peninsula cookie cutters. Smitten with the Mitten Michigan’s upper and lower peninsulas are separated by the 5-mile Straits of Mackinac waterway joining Lakes Huron and Michigan. As a result, the Mackinac Bridge, a state landmark

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A Star Wars Christmas & DIY Stormtrooper Wreath

A Star Wars Christmas & DIY Stormtrooper Wreath

Did you ever hear the tragedy of Darth Plagueis the Wise? Whether or not you’re a fan, chances are you’ve at least heard of the global phenomenon Star Wars ®. For decades the infamous space opera that takes place in a galaxy far far away has captured the hearts and imagination of kids of all ages. But, if by chance you are not a Star Wars ® fan, be warned … this is not the blog post you’re looking for.

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Top 10 Must-See Holiday Light Festivals in Michigan

Top 10 Must-See Holiday Light Festivals in Michigan

**Updated dates for the 2019-2020 season!** Nothing screams Christmas like a festival of lights! We are fortunate enough in the great state of Michigan to have more than a handful of towns that display their Christmas thrill with thousands and sometimes millions of lights. We have narrowed down our list to 10 towns in Michigan that have must-see light festivals during the holiday season. (Cities shown in no particular order)

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How to Create a Disney Frozen Christmas

How to Create a Disney Frozen Christmas

I live in a house full of Disney’s Frozen. Do any other parents relate? I’m talking about 24-7 Frozen music, dresses, hair … the works. The movie was first shown to our 3-year-old daughter this past May. It’s been non-stop Frozen Fever since. It’s rare to catch my daughter not in her Elsa costume, running around the house singing “Let it Go.” Frozen has connected with hearts young and old since 2013. Both kids and adults were excited to hear

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Do-it-yourself Cookie Cutter Crafts

Do-it-yourself Cookie Cutter Crafts

If you’re a DIY’er looking for a unique way to share the CHRISTmas story, we’ve got a few ideas that are perfectly cut out for the task with these 3 fun cookie cutter crafts.

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