Tag Archives: Grand Rapids

Jackie Green set to speak at “Better Body Image Conference”

The Better Body Image Conference is coming to Grand Rapids at the Grand Valley State University Eberhard Center on Saturday, March 2nd. The conference consists of multiple panels, guest speakers, and more all to help aid in body acceptance and loving the skin you’re in! This year the conference has added an LGBTQI+ panel and…MORE

Oberon Day Announced!

After this Polar Vortex whether you like winter or not we are all looking forward to spring and no more snow! Bell’s must have known that because announced in a tweet the release day of their beloved summer beer! No matter what the temperature is on March 25th, we’re drinking #Oberon. Mark your calendars and…MORE

New artwork displayed in downtown GR

If you’ve been to Chicago or Vegas you have probably seen the big “LOVE” sculpture. These pieces of art are made by Robert Indiana and the whole goal behind them is just to remind everyone, that everyone gives love, and receives love so everyone can relate to the piece. Now you can see a rendering…MORE

Outfit of the Day: Goodwill find

I love a bargain and this week I found the most adorable halter top. It’s a BCBG halter with rosette trim along the collar. This thing would go for probably upwards of 80 dollars? I found it at goodwill on Lake Michigan Drive for 2.99!MORE

Grand Rapids Fertility Center announces huge giveaway

1 in 8 people suffer with infertility and in honor of infertility awareness week at the end of April the Grand Rapids Fertility Center has decided to host a contest to better help couples who can’t afford IVF or other treatments in order to conceive. They call it “The Fertility Diaries” and it can be…MORE

Thrifty Thursday: 2/25/18

Thrifty Thursday: 2/25/18

While it’s finally getting warmer out, it’s still cold enough that we need a good jacket.  This week’s “Thrifty Thursday” I came across this adorable red pea coat from Goodwill in cascade! All winter jackets right now at Goodwill are HALF OFF… that means I only paid 2 dollars for this bad boy.  Totally worth…MORE

Valentines Day Traditions

Valentines Day Traditions

Every year since my husband and I started dating we have gone out (or ordered in) a heart shaped pizza.  We had it back in 2010 and after that it became, “our thing”. Recently someone asked what we would be doing for the holiday of love and I said, “Enjoying a heart shaped pizza and…MORE

Where to celebrate Fat Tuesday in West Michigan

Where to celebrate Fat Tuesday in West Michigan

My boss is relatively new to the area and asked a question many people are thinking this time of year, “Where can I get a good paczki around here?!” Well lucky for you packzi fans West Michigan has you covered when it comes to donut shops that specialize in the delicious treat! Here’s a list…MORE

Brews and Vows this Valentines day!

Brews and Vows this Valentines day!

You read that right brews and vows.  You could get married in Grand Rapids at the BOB this Valentines day while sipping your favorite IPA. Only in Grand Rapids can we find an event like this!  This new Valentines event is happening at B.O.B.s Brewery where brewmaster John Svobada, will perform wedding and vow renewal…MORE

Thrifty Thursday: Vacation Apparel

Thrifty Thursday: Vacation Apparel

On a budget?  So am I! That’s why I am forever scouring our local Goodwill locations for affordable but fashionable clothing.  I recently went on vacation and got a slew of good deals but this one is my all time favorite! Total cost: 18.99 Knit top, orange tank, wide leg linen pants, & sunglasses!MORE