Ep 69: Season 3 Announcement!

Call of Leadership - Abby Engel

In this episode, I talk about what happened to cause this super long break in the podcast.  And how it’s coming back!  We have new people coming by as well as old friends who are sharing their incredible stories and journeys with us. Welcome to Season 3! Transcript: Hello everyone and welcome back to another […]

American Museum of Magic with Jeffrey Alan

American Museum of Magic - Jeffrey Alan

Board member and Magician Jeffrey Alan takes us through the history behind this great little gem as well as the amazing links between the history of Michigan and the history of magic. Links American Museum of Magic Website American Museum of Magic Facebook Page Transcript Cliff Duvernois: [00:00:00] hello, everyone. Welcome to the show. My […]

Dog Sledding in Michigan with Liza Dietzen

Team Evergreen Kennel - Liza Dietzen

Dog Sledding in Michigan is alive and well!  At least while there’s snow on the ground.  This bit of a “lost art” is kept alive by Liza Dietzen from Team Evergreen Kennel.  Hear how she took over this kennel of energetic dogs and turned it into a fun event everyone can enjoy! Show Notes: Team […]

Sleeping Bear Dunes with Scott Tucker

Sleeping Bear Dunes Scott Tucker

Sleeping Bear Dunes is one of those Michigan “right of passages”.  Every parent takes their kid there to have them run the dunes to simply wear them out.  I know.  I experienced this first hand.  But that doesn’t detract from the beauty of this wonderful park.  In the winter and the summer.  Join us as […]

Expanding the Family Legacy at Frankenmuth Bavarian Inn with Amy Grossi

Frankenmuth Bavarian Inn - Amy Grossi

Amy Grossi, the third generation of the Bavarian Inn Zehnders, shares with us her journey and growth within her family’s business.  It’s daunting to think of running one of Michigan’s top travel destinations but Amy handles it with grace and style.  With her incredible team, she continues the time-honored tradition started by her grandfather and […]

AirZoo Aerospace and Science Experience with Troy Thrash

Imagine my surprise to discover that Michigan has an Aerospace Museum.  And it is awesome!  Troy Thrash and his staff worked incredibly hard to elevate this museum into a family experience.  It piques curiosity and tickles the imagination.  Located over by Kalamazoo, this museum is definitely worth the trek. Links: Airzoo Aerospace and Science Experience Website […]

Michigan Skiing at Nubs Nob with Ben Doornbos

Nubs Nob Michigan Skiing Ben Doornbos

Winter is here!  This means snow and outdoor fun!  And Nubs Nob is one of the premier ski locations in Michigan.  Ben shares with us not only his love of skiing but also how this is a family favorite of snow-bound Michiganders. Links: Nubs Nob Ski Area Website Nubs Nob Facebook Address: 500 Nub’s Nob Rd. Harbor […]

Culinary Exploration at the Real Seafood Company and Kevin Gudejko

Real Seafood Company Kevin Gudejko

For Kevin, being in the restaurant business was his first and only professional love.  With this drive, he spearheads the Main Street Restaurant group which includes great restaurants such as Real Seafood Company. Links: Real Seafood Company Website Recommended Dishes: Parmesan Crusted Flounder Miso Glaze Seabass Paella Locations: 199 Uptown Dr, Bay City, MI 48708 341 […]

Viewing Detroit through History with Elana Rugh

Detroit Historical Museum

Over the last 20 years, Detroit has experienced a real renaissance. It is the cultural hub of Michigan.  Elana Rugh, President of the Detroit Historical Society, shares how this remarkable journey happened with the support not only of local government but businesses as well as a supportive community. Show Notes: Detroit Historical Society Website Detroit Historical […]