2020 Summer Bucket List.

Hello, friends! I hope you are all having a good Saturday. I’ve been spending a lot of time lately daydreaming about all of the things that I want to do in the summer, when the world, hopefully, has gotten a little less crazy. I try my best in everyday life to appreciate the small things,Continue reading “2020 Summer Bucket List.”

Visiting Mission Point Lighthouse.

Hello, friends! In today’s post I wanted to share some photos from the drive Bobby and I took to visit the Mission Point Lighthouse. It was such a beautiful day, the kind where you can just feel that spring is coming soon. Thank you so much for reading! XOXO, Mattie Mae

Eating at North Peak Brewing Company.

Hello, friends! I hope that your weekend has been a good one. How is it Sunday already? I can’t believe it. Today Bobby and I went for another drive in beautiful northern Michigan AND took a wonderful walk downtown. Pictures from both coming to a blog post soon! We also went to one of ourContinue reading “Eating at North Peak Brewing Company.”

A Weekend Drive — Northport, Michigan.

Hello, friends! It’s been quite some time since I’ve written on here. I’ve been quite busy as of late. I’m hoping to get back into the swing of things, as I’ve finally begun to feel creatively inspired once more. Bobby and I took a drive up north today and it really was wonderful. It feltContinue reading “A Weekend Drive — Northport, Michigan.”

Day Sixteen of Blogmas: Downtown Christmas Scenes.

Hello, dear friends! I’ve gotten to be quite behind on Blogmas, I’m afraid. Days fade away so quickly, and we just can’t manage to do all the things that we want to. Like writing, or enjoying downtowns during Christmastime, or writing about enjoying downtowns during Christmas time. This post is quite brief, but I wantedContinue reading “Day Sixteen of Blogmas: Downtown Christmas Scenes.”

A Weekend in Mount Pleasant: Visiting Family, a Midsummer Night’s Dream, and the Blister Sisters.

Hello, friends! And a happy Friday to you all! As I look forward to THIS weekend, (my birthday is on Sunday!), I wanted to write a post about LAST weekend. I really enjoyed writing my post I published a little bit ago about my weekend, so I thought I would do another one! Enjoy! Friday.Continue reading “A Weekend in Mount Pleasant: Visiting Family, a Midsummer Night’s Dream, and the Blister Sisters.”

What’s in My Makeup Bag.

Hello, friends! I hope that you had a wonderful weekend. I had such a lovely one, as I spent it with my family and friends! Bobby and I made a trip to Mount Pleasant on Friday, and we got home Sunday evening. It was fantastic being able to see everyone! As I’ve mentioned in manyContinue reading “What’s in My Makeup Bag.”

A Weekend in Traverse City: Bubba’s Restaurant and Bar, Oryana Co-Op, and Trying a New Recipe.

Hello, my wonderful friends! I hope that your week is off to a great start! I woke up this morning with the worst stomach ache AND headache, so, unfortunately, I have not been as productive as I had hoped, but sometimes you just need to take care of yourself first!!! I had such a lovelyContinue reading “A Weekend in Traverse City: Bubba’s Restaurant and Bar, Oryana Co-Op, and Trying a New Recipe.”

Blackberry Cobbler, a Stephen King Novel, and the Pumpkin Patch.

Hello, my dear friends. I fear that I was a bit impulsive in my last two posts, saying that I was “back”. I am back, but perhaps not in the way I intended. In my blogging tips post, I talk about the importance of finding a blogging schedule that works for you. And I stillContinue reading “Blackberry Cobbler, a Stephen King Novel, and the Pumpkin Patch.”

Be a Tourist in Your Own Town.

Hello, my friends! A happy Monday to you all! I know that I’ve said this quite a bit in my last few posts, but hellllooooo fall! The weather is just about perfect, as of late. Especially for taking beautiful afternoon walks, which is what Bobby and I chose to do, yesterday! Some days, you justContinue reading “Be a Tourist in Your Own Town.”