Meredith Maczka

About Meredith Maczka

Meredith is a former corporate cubicle dweller turned serial fun-haver who enjoys playing poker, drinking Ruby Red Squirt, watching reality TV and scrapbooking. When she isn’t accidentally stepping on Legos or engaging in potty humor with her four sons, you can find her on Facebook, or shopping at Target, or probably both.

Grand Rapids Spring Sports Guide – 2016

Despite having a milder winter this year, we still live in Michigan and everyone has cabin fever by now. It’s hard to believe, but all the snow and slush will eventually melt away and the flowers will bloom once again. Snow pants and mittens will soon be replaced with rain boots and spring jackets.

Believe it or […]

By |February 23rd, 2016|Categories: General, Guides|0 Comments

My Very Public Break-Up With Meijer Curbside


It was love at first order. From the moment I laid eyes on your fancy drive-thru and watched you load my groceries into the trunk, I knew you were the one for me.

The past nine months have been amazing, and I will always cherish our time together. Because of you, I have learned to love […]

By |February 14th, 2016|Categories: General, humor|7 Comments

Fall Sports Guide | Grand Rapids 2015

Fall Sports registrations are coming up and you know that your kids are more than ready to relieve all that pent up summer energy!

Take a look at what we found going on in the area. Make sure you download our FREE App for real time information on what’s going on close to home.
A Vaulting […]

By |August 17th, 2015|Categories: Fall, General, Guides|Tags: , , |1 Comment

Family, Baby, Maternity and Child Photographers in West Michigan

Best Family Photographers in Grand Rapids
Welcome to our spotlight on maternity, newborn, children, and family photographers serving the greater Grand Rapids area.

West Michigan is blessed with an array of talented and creative family photographers. Find the best fit for your family by browsing photographers listed below.

*These photographers have been screened and approved to appear in this […]

By |July 29th, 2015|Categories: General, Guides|12 Comments


by Meredith Maczka
DEAR MEIJER CGO (Chief Grocery Officer):
Is that a real title? If not, it should be.

I have exactly 24 minutes before this episode of Wild Kratts is over and one or all four of my boys complains of starvation, empties all of the previously […]

By |May 7th, 2015|Categories: General|14 Comments

Are You Ready For Some Basketbaaaaaaall? Hurry for Your GR Drive Ticket Discount!

by Meredith Maczka
Baller, Shot Caller
As a mother to four boys, I am pretty close to having my own starting lineup for a basketball team. So, as soon as announced a ticket promotion with the Grand Rapids Drive, I purchased tickets for my family immediately.

In my typical don’t-tell-the-boys-about-fun-plans-for-fear-of-increased-excitement-resulting-in-no-nap approach, I kept our tickets a secret until just before tip off. Good […]

By |March 28th, 2015|Categories: Old Reviews|Tags: , |0 Comments

Spring Break Camps and Classes – 2015

Options for Spring Break Camps and Classes in Grand Rapids

Get out and stay busy this Spring Break! Spring Break Camps are a perfect way for your child to explore something new and keep their mind busy while school is out. In this guide you will find everything from sports camp, to day camp, to arts camp, […]

By |March 4th, 2015|Categories: General|1 Comment