Tag: holidays

Activities to make sure you enjoy the holidays

I’m not quite ready for the holiday season and cold weather, but I do love the events and activities surrounding the holidays. Metro Detroit comes alive with music, lights and cheer. While the days quickly fill with parties and gatherings with family and friends, I try to fit some community festivities into the calendar too.

Craft shows offer great gift and home decorating ideas

A favorite fall tradition for me is wandering through local craft shows. Something about craft shows in the fall puts me in the mood for the upcoming holidays (which are coming whether we’re ready or not!). I’ve purchased some great handmade items for the house and as gifts over the years. 2 Part of the

Want to stay fit during the holidays?

Wherever I look I see similar headlines. In line at the grocery store. On Yahoo’s homepage. In my Twitter feed. The same theme: eat healthy during the holidays; be prepared to gain weight during the holidays; delicious desserts, tips for monitoring what you eat during the holidays, don’t be a couch potato. Geesh, makes me