Michigan has so many delicious and unique locally owned restaurants that we Michiganders never answer the question “What do you want to eat?” with “I don’t know.” I receive lots of inquiries about where the best restaurants in Michigan are, so I decided that it’s about time I compile a list of my favorites. While I could make this list a mile long, I’m sharing my very favorite places. As I try new restaurants and explore more cities in Michigan, I’ll be compiling a part II, so if you don’t see your favorite place listed here, leave a comment and I’ll go check it out!
Frankenmuth is a beautiful small town in central Michigan, famous for being the home of the world’s largest Christmas store and serving up internationally recognized chicken dinners (in Venice, Italy we told someone we were chatting with we were from Michigan and they asked if we’d ever eaten chicken in Frankenmuth -what a small world!). […]
Visit the full recap of the festival in my next post! We took this festival as an opportunity to get dressed up and wear authentic outfits, which is not only a cool cultural experience, it helped us blend right in! Feb-Mar of this year, we spent 6 weeks in Europe, and during our time in […]
Each year dozens of hot air balloons gather in Frankenmuth, MI for a race, and it is quite the event to behold! We loved this event, and I’d highly recommend it to anyone who is able to make a trip to “Michigan’s Little Bavaria”, as Frankenmuth is lovingly called. Details Date: May 26th-28th Location: Frankenmuth, […]
Finally, it’s beginning to look like spring! These beautiful crab apple blossoms were positively stunning, and seemed to have been painted for all of the gorgeous color variations on each petal. Did you know, if you like any of the photos on my blog or on my photography portfolio, you can purchase prints of my […]
Prost, which means “cheers” in German, is a relatively new wine bar and charcuterie joint in Little Bavaria, aka Frankenmuth, MI. I had the pleasure of visiting and sampling several of their menu options, and drinks, and I LOVED it! I’ve eaten at nearly every restaurant in Frankenmuth (there aren’t very many), and this is […]