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.
The Income Needed to Afford Rent in Michigan and Every Other State
Rent across the nation is outrageously high. But, it's cheaper to live in some states than others. See the income you'd need to live in Michigan.
You’ll Need a Map for the Largest Bookstore in Michigan
When entering this four-story bookstore, you're offered a map, and you may want to take it... Take a peek inside the largest used bookstore in Michigan.
7 Things to Do For Your Home Before Winter in Michigan
Winter is coming & that means there are certain things you'll want to do before snow descends upon Michigan. Here are 7 winter home maintenance tips.
When Should You Stop Mowing Your Lawn in Michigan?
When is it time to pack up the lawn mower and trade it in for a rake and lawn bags? Well, that depends on how long summer sticks around.
Michigan, Beware Of Another Door-to-Door Scam Making The Rounds
Lansing is seeing another door-to-door scam make the rounds. Here's what to lookout for and how to keep your info safe.
Should Michigan Move Halloween to the Last Weekend in October?
When Halloween lands on a weekday, the next day can be tough for all involved. Should Michigan move Halloween to the last weekend in October?
Is There An Age Limit For Trick-or-Treating in Michigan?
Soon, kids of all ages are going to dress up and go trick-or-treating for Halloween. But how old is too old? Does Michigan have an age restriction? Find out.
Head Here This Weekend to See Peak Fall Colors in Michigan
Ready for a fall road trip? This weekend would be perfect to see the gorgeous fall colors. Here's where to head this weekend for peak fall foliage in Michigan.
The Top Ten Best Public High Schools in Michigan
High school is the last stepping stone towards college. Want to send your kid to the best public high school in Michigan? Here are the top ten.
The Best U-Pick Pumpkins Patches in Mid Michigan
Heading into the fall and spooky season, pumpkins make for the perfect combo-decor item. Here are the best places in Mid-Michigan to pick your own pumpkin.