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Nadira Kharmai
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Nadira Kharmai

Nadira Kharmai loves to explore the outdoors and check out new restaurants with her wife. On the weekends, you can find her hiking the trails with her dog Ozzi, visiting the beach, enjoying an Instagram-worthy brunch, or cruising country roads on her motorcycle (when it’s not snowing!). Keep up with her on Instagram: @nadirakharmai 

Locals’ Guide to Fall Hikes in the GR Area

Fall is arguably the best time of year for hiking in Grand Rapids. The weather is crisp and cool, and you get to take in the beautiful pops of color from the changing leaves. From paved trails to dirt…

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Crafting Candles at Wax Poetic Candle Bar

Tap into your sense of smell and flex your creativity by making a hand-poured, scented candle at Wax Poetic Candle Bar in Grand Rapids. My wife, Laura, and I recently visited this adorable shop…

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Historic Cemeteries of Grand Rapids

Grand Rapids’ historical cemetery system is a hidden gem of culture, landscape, and architecture. A cemetery may sound like an odd place to visit, but it’s actually a peaceful way to travel back in…

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