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.
Jukebox Etiquette for When You’re Out at Michigan Bars
Explore the changing landscape of jukebox technology and etiquette in Michigan bars, affecting how we enjoy music today.
How Many Major Cities Does Michigan Have?
You might be surprised to learn how many major cities Michigan has. Find out which cities made the list and their populations.
These Things are Illegal to Throw Away in Michigan
Not everything can just be tossed in the trash and taken to the curb. Find out what you absolutely can't throw away in Michigan.
The ‘Best Pizza City’ in Michigan Has Been Crowned & It’s Not Detroit
Surprising rankings reveal that Detroit is not the best pizza city in Michigan. See who is.
Professional Dog Waste Cleanup Services In Lansing That Will Keep Your Yard Clean
Sick of hidden dog poop ruining your yard post-winter? Learn how Lansing's dog waste cleaning services can help.
15 Reasons Why Spring is the Worst Season in Michigan
Of all the seasons that Michigan experiences, spring is by far the worst. And here's why...
Mid-Michigan Restaurants Worthy of Featuring on Diners, Drive-Ins and Dives
Some Mid-Michigan restaurants have such excellent food, service, and vibes that are so good they should be featured on 'Diners, Drive-Ins and Dives'. Here's where Guy Fieri should come.
It’s Time to Say Goodbye to One of Michigan’s Last Beloved Dime Stores
As big box retailers dominate, dime stores are fading away. Learn about the closing of one beloved dime store in Michigan.
A New Business Just Opened in East Lansing Perfect for Those With a Sweet Tooth
Satisfy your sweet cravings with this new business's wide selection of soda pops and candies in East Lansing.
Does Michigan Have a Driving Test Requirement for Senior Citizens?
Does Michigan have any driving test requirements for senior citizens? There's one state that does.