Author Archives: Rochelle

My Mom’s Homemade Cocoa….

I don’t care what you say……there is nothing better than my mom’s homemade hot cocoa.  This was a special treat as a child and still to this day is something I beg my mom to make for me…….ok I will admit….we do add peppermint schnapps!!! HOMEMADE HOT COCOA cocoa powder  hot water milk (Dairy or […]


Midland Symphony Orchestra presents TUNES FOR TOTS SERIES “Tuba Time” March 20, 2013 MIDLAND – Youngsters and their grown-ups can enjoy a morning full of musical fun at Midland Center for the Arts during Tunes for Tots “Tuba Time” on Wednesday, March 20, at 10 a.m.  How low can YOU go?  MSO Principal Tuba Mark […]

My Happiness Project – January

Did you know that 44% of Americans make New Year’s Resolutions?  I don’t know about you, but I sit down every year on December 31st and make my “resolutions list.”  Now I probably stick to them for a couple of weeks, and dwindle down until I’m not doing any of them and then oh my […]

“My” Happiness Project

I’m sitting at my desk on a Monday morning, minding my own business when my crazy friend (and boss), Kate, throws a book on my desk and tells me that we are starting a new project.  I will admit, I groaned a little inside – Kate is always full of energy and ideas and she […]

Great Lakes Bay Moms Wellness Lifestyle

Oh dear……..another wellness group….another fitness group…..I can hear the sighs right now as I write.   But Great Lakes Bay Moms doesn’t do anything mundane…or like anyone else.  So sit back and read about our newest program that we are offering to the area. There is a ton of contradictory information everywhere you look.  Use this […]

One Month: CASH ONLY

With the holidays on the horizon, it’s important to keep your family spending budget in check. It’s that time of year again, when we start making our lists and checking our bank accounts twice. Last spring, I decided to do an experiment with my family’s spending habits. The goal was to see if we would […]