When the rest of the world is still slumbering or just rising to rub the sleep out of their eyes, I am on my way into work. It's early and therefore still dark outside. The darkness hasn't stopped me from noticing strange things found on Ottawa Avenue In Grand Rapids.
Have you ever said that you were "Fed Up"? You've had enough? You're done? If you have ever said this, you got that phrase from falconry. "Hoodwinked", "Under My Thumb" and "Wrapped Around Your Finger" all stem from the sport of falconry too.
National Parks are seeing their highest visitor numbers in years. Michigan offers so much to do outside and going "Up North" is just part of being a Michigander. But where does "Up North" begin? It's time to debate...
He's not alone. OK, he's alone...err...single... but doesn't want to be. TikTok now has over 689 million users worldwide so if you're gonna cast a net, why not go big? A West Michigan man has done just that.
Every one of our great states in this wonderful country have their own personality. They each contain favorite landmarks, cities, traditions, food and recreation that help mold a states identity. What about phrases or sayings that are unique?