Kristen Matthews is a proud Michigan native, originally hailing from the Detroit area. She cultivated her passion for radio at Specs Howard School of Media Arts and embarked on a career journey as an intern in Detroit in 2011, eventually finding her way to Lansing, where she's spent the last 12 years of her radio career. Nestled in Lansing, she shares a home with her husband, baby, and two beloved pets. When not on the airwaves, she immerses herself in Dungeons & Dragons, indulges in movie nights, bakes delectable treats, enjoys reading, attends concerts, and is an avid aficionado of all things related to The Office. Explore her writing and learn all about the Lansing area restaurant scene, odd things about Michigan, and all the most interesting real estate the Midwest has to offer.
Grab Your Skates—A New Skating Rink Has Opened in Mid-Michigan
If you're looking for an inexpensive and fun winter activity, a new one just opened in Mid-Michigan. Learn where you can go to enjoy some "ice" skating.
See How The National Park Service Uses Michigan To Troll Followers
Need a laugh? The National Park Service has the funniest Instagram account out there, and it uses its own parks to troll followers. See how it uses Michigan.
Time To Get Cozy In These Two Michigan Towns
It's time to get all cuddly and cozy in Michigan this winter. But where? See which two towns made the list for the coziest in America.
When Can You Legally Operate Your Snow Blower in Michigan?
It snowed overnight & you have to clear the snow. But how early is too early in Michigan? Find out if there's any time you can't run your snow blower.
New Law Makes This Common Christmas Decoration Illegal in Michigan
Some recent legislation makes a common Christmas decoration illegal to sell in Michigan. Find out how that applies to you, the consumer.
Michigan Parents are Nailing This Packing School Lunch Thing
The hot lunch vs. brown bag debate. Which school lunch is better? See how Michigan school lunches compare to the rest of the country.
Will Michigan See Snow on Christmas in 2023?
Will there be a white Christmas for Michigan this year? Here's what the Farmers' Almanac has to say.
A Famous Cookie Place Has a New Location in East Lansing
If you have a sweet tooth, there's a brand new place in East Lansing for you to satisfy those sweet cravings. Find out where this famous cookie place just opened up shop.
One Thing You Can Do to Avoid Getting a Ticket in Michigan This Winter
We've all seen the yahoo who drives around with a ton of snow on the roof of their car. It's completely unsafe, but is it illegal in Michigan?
Michigan Names That Even Michiganders Have A Hard Time Spelling
You might be able to pronounce Bois Blanc Island, but can you spell it? Check out 7 Michigan names that even Michiganders fail to spell correctly.