I grew up on Schoolcraft

Cozy red house in the middle of the block Long summers on the front porch I lived with my whole family Friends were cousins that lived down the street There was a lady who reported the news across from me Block club, where neighbors were friendly and cared about their grass Not one vacant house…

Q Loves Detroit: Old Blog, New Site

Welcome back!! I’m not sure if that was for myself or┬ámy audience, but it’s warm welcome. I took a very long break from blogging to work on my procrastinating which was very successful. And I’m not saying that to be sarcastic, the break allowed me time to figure out what I really wanted to do…

DateNight Detroit: HopCat in Midtown

This is the first DateNight in the year of 2015 so I wanted to make sure that it was fresh and different. I wanted to venture to a new atmosphere in a hot area, with plenty to offer. Plus, I know that you have been sitting at home or going to the same venues since…

Tired of Being Single? Tips to be a Double!

Uh no! I’m not a relationship expert but at some point in my life I was single, lonely, in a situationship, dating and coupled. Does my status matter? Absolutely NOT!! What matters to me is helping to give you hope that the next date that you go on will lead to a happy, healthy REALationship….

DateNight Detroit: It’s Detroit Restaurant Week!!

There is nothing more exciting than an event in this city that I love so much. Fall will soon to show her beautiful face and what better way to celebrate the first week than at the Fall addition of Detroit Restaurant Week starting September 19-September 28th. Ten days, 21 outstanding venues, and wonderfully crafted meals…

How NOT to give your number out!

We’ve all been there, standing in line at the gas station when someone approaches you and no matter what you say or do they continue their “game”. You decline nicely but he has something to say for everything that you tell them: You-“I’m married” Them- “Can you have friends?” You-“I’m only focusing on myself” Them-“When…

Love you first, Them later!!

It’s time to give you exactly what you deserve starting with your very own actions. The relationships that you build and don’t build impact your future. But the most important relationship starts with yourself. You cannot love any other woman, man or God unless you start within yourself. How can you love another if you…

Red Light Special at Redcoat Tavern

The color red ignites a sense of passion with us and we associate it often times with LOVE. So there’s no wonder why I fell in love with Redcoat Tavern. Not only is it a Burger Restaurant but Esquire voted them “One of the best bars in America”. There are two locations one in Royal…

5 Creep Alerts: How to know if you’re dating a creep

Unfortunately, people don’t walk around with signs that will tell you if what’s coming out of their mouth is genuine or if they just want a temporary trip to paradise. Before you step out on the date with your potential love here are 5 Creep Alerts to look out for. 5 CREEP ALERTS 1. Let’s…

After the “Good morning text”…

The butterflies. Blushing smile. Intense Gaze. Playground giggle. These are the moments that every person in like/in love and in happiness should have and give at least once a day. Whether you know it or not, happiness is a practice, you study your partner then exercise love to keep happiness in tact. The reason why…

DateNight Detroit: Inspirations for lovers

You deserve the very best, I’m talking the world. There’s no reason why it should not be in your grasp when you’re in a relationship. They say everyone has ups and downs but most downs can be prevented if you have two adults that are honest with one another. One person should not feel like…

How to pick a good one? First Date Success

Well…well…well, here you are again. Boy meets girl, exchange of information, the first date is fastly approaching. Before you even think about going to H&M to find a piece to your new outfit there are a couple of questions to ask him/her to make sure you won’t be wasting your time. I’m pretty sure you…