Hey there! My name is Pat, half of Pat & AJ in the Morning. Here come the facts you may find interesting concerning myself. I was born an Army brat on Ft. Knox, KY, then raised as an only child on the Southside of Chicago. Yes. AJ & I are married. No. It's not that hard working with your spouse. Yes, I consider myself a Michigander. I love the Flint area! I hate cotton balls. I'm ridiculously loud at all times. I'm an advocate for Autism Awareness, Mental Health Awareness & Equality. I attended 4 high schools in 4 years. I'm a live music junkie. If I missed anything just ask. I'll answer. Promise!
Forget the Gingerbread House – Make a Charcuterie Chalet This Year
Now THIS is MY KIND of holiday snack!
Need a Gift for a Flintstone? Local Business Selling Flint-Scented Candles
Talk about the perfect gift for somebody who grew up here and moved away.
Michigan State Police, Kroger Feed 200 Families for Thanksgiving – The Good News
That's 200 fewer families who will be going to the already overwrought food banks this year.
Detroit’s Founders Brewing Releasing First-Ever Beer Advent Calendar
Because we all really, REALLY need booze this Christmas, amirite?
‘Thanksgiving Grandma’ Lost Husband to COVID, Still Had Dinner With Jamal – The Good News
"I can't even explain how much joy I had, having good food with my favorite company."
Trans-Siberian Orchestra, Canadian Pacific Christmas Train Go Virtual
Just like everything else this year, these two annual favorites are evolving for 2020.
PetSmart Donates Stuffed Animals to Kids at Genesys Hospital – The Good News
"We want every child to cuddle a plush animal and bring a “Smile” to their face!"
Vet Orders Booties for Penguins at the Saginaw Children’s Zoo
Because we ALL need this cuteness in our lives.
Family & Friends Raise Money for Michigan Officer With COVID – The Good News
"He's very dedicated, compassionate, friendly, you probably couldn't get a better guy."
Michigan Village Had to Hold a Drawing to Break Election Tie
Well, that's one way to do it.
FedEx Driver Gives Little Boy a New Basketball Hoop – The Good News
"What an awesome amazing thing that she did for him out of pure kindness."
Eminem’s Michigan Mansion is For Sale – Take a Look Inside
In case you're wondering, yes - those are his cars in the driveway pictures.