Lansing, the state capitol of Michigan and a famous, historic city, has many beautiful and fun attractions throughout the summer. While summer is already half way over, that doesn’t mean there’s a shortage of fun in the Greater Lansing Area. Lansing offers all kinds of excitement without feeling like you’re spending too much. The area is artsy, exciting and beautiful–perfect for a family getaway while the warmest months are still […]
It’s finally summer and you know what that means—lakeside grilling and picnics at the park. When the temperature climbs to that nice warm breeze, all we want to do is celebrate outside. With all this entertaining and hosting parties throughout the summer, we need a nice spec of wines to choose from. If you’re struggling to decide on just the right type of wine this summer, you can borrow from […]
Summer means it’s time for outdoor barbecues, live music, and celebration surrounded by family and friends, and Mid-Michigan cities are no exception to these events. Here are five festivals and summer events taking place right in the heart of Michigan. The Board of Water & Light Chili Cook-Off “Chiliwood” June 5, 2015 in Lansing, Michigan They bring the spice, residents bring the taste buds. Local Lansing, Michigan non-profits, restaurants and […]
Extreme heat in the summer is dangerous and one of the major killers in the country. The lethal combination of high temperatures and high humidity can make people, especially children and seniors, suffer from heat-related illnesses. The body naturally cools itself off by sweating, but some people are unable to properly cool themselves. If the body temperatures are not decreasing, they may lead to heat exhaustion and heat stroke.
I love the outdoors as much as the next guy, and the summer sun brings me sweet memories of camping outside and long days at the beach. But when it comes to my house, I want to keep the outdoors out. On a humid day, I want the air conditioning going and not even a speck of soil on my floors. In any season that’s not easy, but in the […]