Monthly Archives: November 2010

Some owners can’t part from their pets, even in death

It’s not easy to think about our own mortality. We worry about the people we’re leaving behind, and in some cases, the four-legged ones as well. But some people are taking their love for their pets a little too far. Like, to the grave with them. I read a story this morning on MSNBC.com that…

Thanks for noticing, Hansons Running Shop

The saying goes: Whoever said running was cheap has never run a marathon. I found that to be true with all the socks, clothing, gear and Bodyglide I bought in preparation for the Detroit Free Press Marathon last month. I didn’t have loyalty to any particular running shop, mostly popping into the one that was…

Happy Thanksgiving!!!

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Started off the day really early with my roommates.  Well, I started off early and spent a bit of time trying to wake them up for the Thanksgiving parade down Woodward in Detroit.  We took a lot of pictures and I really enjoyed seeing all of the creative floats.  Especially from a twelfth story view.  After…

Urbane Apartments in the running for Best Residence in Detroit

Some days the good news just keeps on coming. Today is one of those days. Detroit Young Professionals has just announced the semi-finalists for its annual Best Of awards and metro Detroit’s own Urbane Apartments has made the list. We’re truly honored to be among the semi-finalists in the category for Best Residence! The Detroit…

The usefulness of Dropbox

A little bit of a tech-tip for Tuesday: How often do you think about backup of your computer data? I was on Facebook earlier and my friend Hubert Sawyers from FryingInVein mentioned how much he loves Dropbox. That reminded me about how much I have come to rely on Dropbox as well, and then I…

These Doors WILL OPEN!

Week three and time to work!  I plan to have my doors open to train ASAP.  Met with the SBA today to talk about what I need to do to make that happen.  Once I get my letter of occupancy I should be good to go.  As long as everything is up to code that…

Black Lotus Brewery makes for an exciting Monday night!

How bout spicing up your week with a little bit of Monday fun! I know how crazy this sounds, but Monday’s don’t always have to mean an end to that awesome weekend you just had! This article shown in the Clawson Patch reminds us there is something fun to do almost every night of the…