Tag: michigan

Life Lately: Winter in Northern Michigan

A lot has changed since the last time I blogged. Life has been a bit of a whirlwind and is just finally slowing down enough for me to justify writing for this blog (hi! *waves* if you’re reading this!). Long story short: My husband and our two cats moved back to the U.S. from Scotland

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Oakland University Flash Fiction Short Story Competition Winner

I am really excited to announce that I came in third place in Oakland University’s University’s Flash Fiction competition for my short story “Selkie Daughter.” I won’t be able to attend the actual event to read it out loud (since I am living in Scotland), but I am always amazed and humbled when anyone decides

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Honcho: Restaurant Review

My sister, Bella, turned 21 this week. To celebrate, my family ventured to a Latin street food restaurant called Honcho in Clarkston, Michigan. With a family full of mixed dietary needs (my sister is actually studying to become a nutritionist), Bella chose a perfect restaurant to accommodate all of us. Honcho’s menu can satisfy both omnivores

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Mackinac Island Is For Lovers (A Weekend of Vegan Travel Around Northern Michigan)

What to do, where to stay, and where to eat for a plant-based filled weekend on Mackinac Island. To say goodbye to Michigan and to celebrate our one year of marriage, my husband and I ventured up to Mackinac Island for a romantic getaway at the Harbour View Inn. Even though I’ve been to Mackinac

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