Weekly Reads

  • Fourth of July Firecracker Cocktail

    Fourth of July Firecracker Cocktail

    With the Fourth of July just around the corner, the red, white and blue will be soaring extra high next weekend and it’s time to pull out the coordinating clothes and décor. But what will you serve your guests to drink? Take it up a notch and try a new recipe that is sure to wow family and friends! It is all about the presentation, and of course the taste – this recipe has both!What you will need:Splash of grenadine2 shots (4 oz) of Bacardi Razz Rum2 shots (4 oz)  of Blue Curacao liqueur2 shots (4 oz)  of LemonadeDirections:For each … Read More »
  • Subscription Boxes – The New Trend in Beauty

    Subscription Boxes – The New Trend in Beauty

    It seems that subscription boxes are the latest trend in, well… everything. Box subscriptions are offered for nearly any aspect of your life, from meals, to fashion, to snacks. We love the idea of products arriving on our doorstep in the mail, but considering the extensive amounts of box options, we want to tackle each area that a box can benefit, and this week, we’re looking at beauty boxes. If you are looking to buy a box for as a gift or yourself here are some things to consider!IpsyFor $10 a month, Ipsy sends you a combination of five full … Read More »
  • Lansing “Staycation” Ideas

    Lansing “Staycation” Ideas

    With summer in full swing in Michigan, many Lansing natives are flocking to coastal towns for a summer getaway. While living here in Mid-Michigan has its perks, being only about two to three hours away from the beach makes many mid-Michiganders forget that Lansing is a summer destination in itself. When planning your summer vacation, consider a staycation and visit some of these local summer favorite destinations.Hawk IslandA 100 acre stretch of land, located on Cavanaugh Road, Hawk Island is one of the newest parks that the Lansing area has to offer. Formerly known as the Sablain Gravel Pit, this … Read More »

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