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…

Happy 313 Day Detroiter’s!!

  In honor of this day that we have claimed our own, I’ve listed 10 things to do to celebrate your love for the city. Take a drive around historic parts of the city to appreciate the architecture and aging of some of our most precious gem’s. Eat at your favorite Coney Island. Sip on…

DateNightDetroit: Valentines Day Plans for the Single and the Paired!!

February 14th is fast approaching and the hopeless romantic in me wants to give you a few places to go and things to do differently to make sure you and your Valentine have a most enjoyable one. Unless you’re dating that one person that doesn’t believe in celebrating which I think is ludicrous because it’s…

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…

Top Ten Sweetest Day Gifts to get him

If you don’t know what to get your sweetie, don’t worry I got you. Pick one or all ten, just don’t get him drama. Lawd knows you’ve gave him enough! 1. Bake or buy his favorite dessert. Chocolate cake or you wrapped in love. 2. Dinner. If he’s at work send him an e-gift card…

Datenight: Breakfast at The Dime Store

Where have I been that I have never been to such a gem in Downtown Detroit?? The Dime Store is located in the heart of Downtown Detroit on Griswold and Fort St. The scene is right out of a movie about two people in love eating breakfast together, classic! A very hip place to not…

How to FALL in Love?

In honor of the beginning of Autumn, the season of change. I want to encourage you to “fall in love”. Not just a hard like but full blown love. The more you fall in love with the things around you the easier it will be for real love to come to you. I’m going to…

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…