Winter in Michigan Bucketlist – Try Something New in 2022!

It's no surprise that Michigan is full of wonders and beautiful waters. However, winter in Michigan has no shortage of amazing activities and endless opportunities to wander and explore. Let's get out and make the most of the season!

Michigan Favorite Christmas Places #MIFavoritePlaces

4 Michigan Bloggers share their favorite Christmas events and places this holiday season in Michigan. Also each blogger has a holiday guide to share. Michigan Bloggers Favorite Christmas Places #MIFavoritePlaces

Visit Village of Ashley Country Christmas: Michigan’s North Pole Express Stop

Celebrate a Christmas party of days gone by and see the Pere Marquette 1225 steam locomotive bring North Pole Express passengers to the Village of Ashley for a 2-hour layover. Two times a day, each Saturday & Sunday, from November 20 - December 19. The North Pole Express arrival times are scheduled forn11:00am and 7:00pm.

Mid Michigan Holiday Events for 2021

Wondering what to do this holiday season? Well look no further! Here is a list with over 50 different holiday activities for you, right here in the Mid Michigan area. If you are in search of real-life Christmas Villages, Michigan has several to choose from! This list has it covered! From Alma, Breckenridge, Chesaning to Clare and St. Johns to Stanton. As I sit here watching our second snow fall of the season, I think to myself... what a wonderful state!

Unique Holiday Events in Michigan for 2021

Seems like it was just Summer, but here we are into November! Good news is, you can watch Santa parachute or take a train back in time! Everyone always asks where I find fun stuff to do, so I made a list of our favorite activities for the holiday season!

Jack-O-Lantern Pumpkin Display in Shepherd, Michigan

The annual pumpkin carving event is scheduled for October 24, 2021, the Sunday before Halloween. Home owner and Halloween display mastermind, Kent Roth, invites the public to participate by helping carve and prepare the pumpkins for the spotlight.

Michigan Favorite Fall Places #MIFavoritePlaces

To celebrate the fabulous ๐—ณ๐—ถ๐—ฟ๐˜€๐˜ ๐—ฑ๐—ฎ๐˜† ๐—ผ๐—ณ ๐—ณ๐—ฎ๐—น๐—น, 3 local Michigan bloggers collaborated for September to share what they're looking forward to this fall. Check out #MIFavoritePlaces post on Instagram to see more! Michigan bloggers included in the Fall campaign: @cassondra.wanders @frommichiganwithloveblog @exploremichiganmore @allnatural.adventures

Michigan Favorite Lighthouses #MIFavoritePlaces

National Lighthouse Day is coming up on August 7! Michigan is blessed with 124 lighthouses - the most of any state! So save this post if youโ€™re hoping to visit any of our beautiful lighthouses soon! Contributors for the July's Lighthouse theme, MI Favorite places campaign on Instagram, shared their inspiration and recommendations for others … Continue reading Michigan Favorite Lighthouses #MIFavoritePlaces

Travel Talk Tuesdays on Instagram

Travel Talk Tuesday is a Live interview series hosted by Cassondra Wanders showcasing travelers, travel bloggers and travel entrepreneurs. The series, which premiered on March 16, 2021, has seen guest speakers from all over the world - including USA, Jamaica, UK and Israel. Travel Talk Tuesday's live discussions primarily focus on sharing real-life travel experiences and cover a wide range of travel topics.

National Park Trippers Podcast: Sleeping Bear Dunes National Lakeshore, Michigan

Give National Park Trippers podcast a listen and hear Cassondra's personal tips to visiting Michigan's own, Sleeping Bear Dunes National Lakeshore. National Park Trippers podcast provides an inside perspective on National Parks around the world. Exploring Earthโ€™s most stunning locations through enriching conversations with park experts. Episode 6 features Sleeping Bear Dunes National Lakeshore, one … Continue reading National Park Trippers Podcast: Sleeping Bear Dunes National Lakeshore, Michigan