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.
A Famous Cookie Place Has a New Location in East Lansing
If you have a sweet tooth, there's a brand new place in East Lansing for you to satisfy those sweet cravings. Find out where this famous cookie place just opened up shop.
12 Life Skills That Every Michigander Must Have
Most adults might agree that knowing how to change a tire is a necessary life skill. But what about the life skills specific to Michiganders? Here are 12.
One Thing You Can Do to Avoid Getting a Ticket in Michigan This Winter
We've all seen the yahoo who drives around with a ton of snow on the roof of their car. It's completely unsafe, but is it illegal in Michigan?
Michigan Names That Even Michiganders Have A Hard Time Spelling
You might be able to pronounce Bois Blanc Island, but can you spell it? Check out 7 Michigan names that even Michiganders fail to spell correctly.
One Michigan Campus Ranks as One of the Most Fashionable in the Country
When it comes to fashion, one Michigan campus looks great and the other, not so hot. See which university ranks in the top 10 for 'most fashionable' in the US.
This is Not a Drill: Lansing Has a New Restaurant Open
Breakfast all day and Coney dogs to boot; get ready for a new restaurant now open on the Lansing scene.
Where To Find Holiday Light Displays Across Michigan This Year
Whether you want to walk or drive, there's a holiday light display for you. Find out when and where you can see the twinkling lights across Michigan this holiday season.
Lansing Restaurants with the Best Soup
It's soup season! Time to enjoy a warm bowl of soup from your favorite Lansing restaurant. Check out which spots made the list for best soups in Lansing.
See Just How Cold Michigan’s Lowest Recorded Temperature Is
Michigan can be known for some frigid winter temps, but this is low... See just how cold things got for one Michigan city when you learn the coldest temperature ever recorded in the state.
This is the Deadliest Stretch of Road in Michigan
You might be surprised to learn that Michigan's deadliest stretch of road isn't on I-94. Don't get it wrong, I-94 makes the list, but there's another road that is more deadly. Find out where it is.