The Rapidian: Of the People, By the People, For the People of Grand Rapids

As you may know, I occasionally contribute to The Rapidian, the online, hyperlocal news source for Grand Rapids. April 23-29 they are holding their first ever fund drive, and I’d like to encourage you to show them support!

Native Plants an Affordable Option for Your Garden


With help from Bruce of Schuler Farms, a few weeks ago I ripped out my overgrown perennial beds and greatly expanded the gardening space in my front yard. Now what?

West Central Wine Trail Doesn’t Disappoint


With the plethora of wine tasting events this month, it’s difficult to know which event to attend. I decided to go to the Spring Vintage Unveiling in Hudsonville last week, since it was only $15 and featured wineries from our region-plus it was raising money for a good cause (Healing with Hope and Happiness).

April is Michigan Wine Month


In honor of Michigan wine month, I’d like to draw your attention to Michigan Wines, which is the official website of The Michigan Grape and Wine Industry Council, and should be your first stop when exploring Michigan wine!

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