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.
What to Plant in Your Michigan Yard to Repel Mosquitoes
Discover how residents in Michigan are preparing for mosquito season and creating a mosquito-free backyard oasis with natural plants.
Is This the End of An Era for One Lansing Bar and Dance Club?
After almost a decade in business, another Lansing establishment has closed its doors. Are they closed for good?
Michigan Celebrity Restaurant Among Highest Rated Celebs Spots In America
One celebrity restaurant in Michigan ranks so well that it makes a 'best' list for America. See which restaurant makes the list and where it ranks.
A New Breakfast Restaurant is Headed to Lansing in 2024
Lansing residents can soon indulge in a unique breakfast experience at the new breakfast joint opening this year.
Michigan is Home to Two of the ‘Most Romantic’ Casinos in America
Casinos might be way more romantic than you think. See where two Michigan casinos stack up on the list of 'America's Most Romantic Casinos'.
This is Michigan’s Oldest City, And It’s Not Detroit
Michigan's oldest city is 108 years older than the United States. See how you can travel through time at some of these historic places.
Could Michigan Get a Ban on Gas Stoves?
The trend of banning household appliances in Michigan raises concerns about the potential ban on gas stoves.
Michigan Goodwill Doesn’t Want You to Donate These 19 Items
Before you take all those unwanted items to Goodwill, are you sure that they'll accept all those donations? See what Goodwill won't and will accept.
Did You See Which ‘Top Gun: Maverick’ Actor Visited East Lansing?
East Lansing has a special visitor this week in the form of an actor.
The ‘Best Pizza City’ in Michigan Announced & It’s Not Detroit
Surprising rankings reveal that Detroit is not the best pizza city in Michigan.