Welcome to "Orange Marigolds". I'm Kim, the editor. On this blog I write food, travel and lifestyle articles. I believe that happiness is a choice and live an inspired life powered by positivity with my husband, son and dogs. Thanks for stopping by! Read More…
I recently attended my first Dîner en Blanc event in Chicago! I was excited to attend the event, but it took a lot of hard work and preparation! Following my experience, I’d like to share some tips for you, to enhance your experience! 1. Pack reasonably. Packing is not my strong suit, and I brought way too much stuff to Dîner en Blanc.
Walgreens? Yes, I am writing a post about Walgreens. I know what you’re thinking, “Really? A post about a drug store?” But I promise you, this isn’t just a drugstore. This drug store sells sushi, fresh juice, and premium spirits. It has a sushi chef, a nail salon and wine tastings. This is not your typical Walgreens. From my photos, it probably looks
My in-laws love good food. And like me, they’ll drive for miles to enjoy a good meal, or to secure great ingredients. As Seen On: Recently, my father-in-law invited me on a food excursion field-trip to explore foodie treasures in the neighborhood surrounding Detroit’s Eastern Market. My in-laws discovered new food treasures, and were excited to share them with me. I’m returning the favor, and
Readers, there are two things I love: dogs and giveaways. I’m’ not sure why it’s taken me so long to bring those passions together, but thank goodness for Emilee at Pea of Sweetness, who is helping me host this Hot Dog Collars Giveaway. One winner will receive a $50 Certificate for Hot Dog Collars. 8/8 – 8/22 at 11pm Eastern Time. Open to US
My favorite winery on our recent trip to Napa? Visiting a vineayard called, “Vincent Arroyo”. Why? Because, one of the coolest things we did on our trip to Napa Valley, was something called, “a barrel tasting”. The winery we visited was a smaller, intimate vineyard called, “Vincent Arroyo”. The winery is small and nimble and runs very much like a co-op! They pre-sell the wine and