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Spring/Summer Grilling Recipe

*** Grilled Nectarines with Blue Cheese & Honey *** Are you dying to start up your grill or what?  If so, this lovely treat is a MUST!!!   INGREDIENTS: ~6 nectarines, halved and pitted ~Vegetable oil ~Blue cheese <–Creamier the Better ~Honey ~Coarsely ground black pepper   DIRECTIONS: Heat grill & Brush cut side of…

2015 Royal Oak Restaurant Week

IT’S THAT TIME AGAIN!!!! Royal Oak Restaurant Week returns February 27 – March 8!   Royal Oak, MI – Royal Oak Restaurant Week returns February 27 – March 8, 2015. Over 25 of downtown Royal Oak’s top restaurants and venues will feature 3-course lunch and dinner menus at $15, $25, and $35 a person. No…

Vodka Vodka in Royal Oak!!!

DON’T MISS OUT ON THIS EVENT COMING SOON!!! Ages: 21 & Over Doors Open: 7:30PM Price: $15.00 – $60.00 Door Price: $15.00 – $65.00 Refuse, Resist, Drink!   Vodka Vodka returns for its sixth year as Detroit’s premier vodka-tasting event. This Russian themed event will be icier than ever before – including a new location,…

Pear-Rosemary Cocktail

My cousin made this cocktail over the weekend for a family party and now we’re demanding it ALL the time!!!  We give this drink 5 stars This cocktail uses smooth, homemade pear-infused vodka that can be made months ahead of time. Pear nectar sweetens the drink while club soda lends it sparkle; homemade rosemary syrup…

This time of year…

This time of year is my favorite time of year. I feel like all things amazing come in the fall. The color of leaves, the smells of bonfires, the apples, cider, donuts and my most favorite chili! This year I am wanting to host a chili cook off with my friends as we watch the…

Detroit’s Fall Restaurant Week

Detroit Restaurant Week is back! September 19th-28th!  Offering food lovers the chance to visit the city’s top dining spots for three-course meals priced at $30.  Make sure you don’t miss out! The following restaurants will be participating:   Coach Insignia – Enjoy fine dining at the crown of the General Motors Renaissance Center.   Cliff…

My 2 Favorite Healthy Summer Dishes

Watermelon, Feta & Mint Salad 1) Cut the flesh from the melon and cut into bite size pieces, removing and discarding the seeds, and set aside. 2) In a small bowl, combine vinegar, salt, pepper, and whisk until salt is dissolved. Slowly whisk in olive oil, a few drops at a time. Add in the…

Summer Gardening Itch?

June is here and the sun has been shining. Are you getting the itch to start gardening? Wanting an herb garden but live in a tiny apartment and not sure how to go about growing your own? I’ve been seeing nothing but beautiful flowers & gardens everywhere! This is how I felt when I moved…

Royal Oak’s Blackfinn Re-opens as Blackfinn Ameripub

If you’re a fan of Royal Oak hotspot Blackfinn, you’ve probably taken a moment and looked around you: Your best friends, single people, big ol’ TVs, and great drinks. Chances are you’ve thought, man, it doesn’t get better than this. Well, guess what: It does. The popular nightlife chain Blackfinn has transformed its Royal Oak…

Motown Winter Blast 2014: Campus Martius Events Map

Believe it or not, another year has come and gone and the Motown Winter Blast is right around the corner. What started as a Super Bowl XL kick-off party has blossomed into one of the most successful festivals in metro Detroit. And when it comes to beating the late-winter doldrums of February, we can use…

Motown Winter Blast Events Make You Wish You Were a Kid Again

Believe it or not, another year has come and gone and the Motown Winter Blast is right around the corner. What started as a Super Bowl XL kick-off party has blossomed into one of the most successful festivals in metro Detroit. And when it comes to beating the late-winter doldrums of February, we can use…

Motown Winter Blast 2014: Music line-up

Believe it or not, another year has come and gone and the Motown Winter Blast is right around the corner. What started as a Super Bowl XL kick-off party has blossomed into one of the most successful festivals in metro Detroit. And when it comes to beating the late-winter doldrums of February, we can use…