Everything is coming up roses at Frederik Meijer Gardens

What to expect on a family visit to Frederik Meijer Gardens in Grand Rapids, Michigan One of the bonuses of our visit to Holland, Michigan’s Tulip Time, was that we had time on the way home to stop at Frederik Meijer Garden & Sculpture Park in Grand Rapids! I heard many great things about the garden, and they all proved to be true. What struck me was that this was more than just a garden, it was a destination! While …

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Have to go: Holland, Michigan Tulip Time

Admittedly, I have a thing for tulips. First, they offer a bright burst of color after a long, gray winter. Secondly, tulips and travel go together, and there’s always a new festival to fill my calendar. The Holland, Michigan tulips are fun for all ages – and I should know because we took a multi-generational trip to Holland, Michigan Tulip Time. Where and when to visit Holland, Michigan Holland’s Tulip Time takes place the first full week of May. The …

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Planning a family-friendly getaway to Petoskey, Michigan

I’ve been eager to visit Northern Michigan for the past few years and it just hasn’t fit into our schedule. ?However, I’ve started planning a getaway to the Petoskey area, in hopes that once I have it all planned out, getting it on the calendar won’t be so difficult. ?Here are some of my ideas for a family-friendly weekend getaway to Petoskey, Michigan.? There’s definitely no lack of things to do in Northern Michigan! Petoskey, Michigan is?located 35 miles south …

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