Monthly Archives: June 2010

Lions and Tigers and Housewives oh my!

In relation to a previous article I wrote about women creating new forms of business, the TV world also has women in the forefront of reality shows.  I guess its refreshing to see women taking charge instead of it all being about the mans world, however is this making women look better or worse?  Mistress’s,…

After work, start your weekend at the Canfield Street Market

Two of our favorite Midtown Detroit shops – City Bird and Bureau of Urban Living – are teaming to host the first Canfield Street Market from 5-9 p.m. tonight. The event will take place in the front courtyards of The Canfield Lofts at 460 West Canfield Street, between Cass & Second Avenues, right next door to Motor City Brewing Works…

New Tune Thursdays 6-24-10

This week’s edition of “New Tune Thursdays” features new offerings from Kanye West, one of the city’s premier rhyme spitters, and an international anthem from one of the greatest musicians of our generation. Kanye West feat. Dwele, “Power” After months away from the limelight, the Kanye returns as a refined version of the producer/emcee/personality fans…

Trick Those Muscles, it’s Beach Season!

There are many different styles and beliefs when it comes to the what, where, how, and for how long in the gym in order to see results that will last.  This is my personal take on the different forms and what I have found to be most effective.  I have written other blogs on the…

What a itch!!!

Every wonder what causes an itch?  When we get that random sensation that we just have to scratch and oh that sigh of relief once we have scratched whatever “it” was?  Well I thought it would be more complicated than the obvious, however here is what I have found under the surface . The P.C…

Ferndale’s temporary tent city draws attention

If you passed Hilton Road and Marshall Avenue in Ferndale yesterday you might’ve determined the Michigan housing crisis had reached epic proportions. A temporary tent city was erected to demonstrate the impact the poor and homeless situation has on any community, including one close to home. Members of The Poor People’s Economic Human Rights Campaign…

Making Strides, Burning Fat

If you go to the gym for the first few times and feel overwhelmed by all the equipment -your not alone. As a beginner, I thought it may be helpful to take the very basic workout machine that we all know, and show you an effective workout- THE TREADMILL. My belief of effective training is…

Heidi/Spencer Crystal wacko’s…

Ok ok, so I admit it, I am guilty of watching those MTV reality shows and being sucked into the drama of it all and you know what?  I LOVE IT!  Whether it’s actually real or not, the fact that I keep a mental note to schedule my tv time for this (and only this)…