Author: Sherry Trautman

Sherry Trautman with a Cow she befriended during a Michigan experience at the Michigan Agriculture Down on the Farm event.Photo By: Michigan AG Council Taken at Ankley Family Farm, Imlay City, Michigan | Sherry Trautman with a sweet cow she befriended during a Michigan experience at the Michigan AG Council Down on the Farm event.

Article: Sherry Trautman Bio 

Welcome to, your premier destination for exploring the breathtaking landscapes and vibrant communities of Michigan. At the heart of our journey is Sherry Trautman, a Michigan ambassador and expert whose passion for the Great Lakes State shines through every story, photograph, and travel tip shared on our platform.

Born and raised in the picturesque towns of Mt. Pleasant and St. Joseph, Sherry's Michigan roots run deep. Her academic pursuits led her to Western Michigan University in Kalamazoo, where she honed her skills and earned a Bachelor of Science in Industrial Design and Fine Art. With this diverse background, Sherry embarked on a career that spanned aviation, marketing, photography, writing and the arts in Battle Creek, enriching each field with her unique perspective and expertise.

In 2018, from their home base in Midland, Michigan, Sherry and her husband Chris turned their shared passion for their home state into a vibrant reality by launching This project was born out of a desire not just to catalog Michigan's myriad attractions, but to uncover and share its hidden gems as genuine enthusiasts and explorers, rather than distant researchers.

As the creative powerhouse behind this celebrated platform, Sherry draws upon her rich tapestry of skills in writing, editing, photography, marketing, website design, web mastering, social media, and publishing. Her hands-on approach and personal investment in each story transform the site into a lively showcase of Michigan's unique landscapes, culture, and communities, inviting visitors to experience the state's beauty through the eyes of those who know and love it best.

Sherry Trautman is more than a seasoned content creator; she's a dedicated explorer and storyteller, inviting you to journey through Michigan's rich cultural tapestry and natural beauty. Through, Sherry aims to inspire discovery and appreciation for the state she calls home, making every visit a memorable adventure.

Join us in celebrating the spirit of Michigan travel with Sherry Trautman at the helm, guiding you to the state's most cherished spots and hidden treasures.

Picture of Sherry with her favorite baby goat at Maple Leaf Farms Falmouth Michigan.Picture of Sherry with her favorite baby goat at Maple Leaf Farms, Falmouth, Michigan.
Sherry Trautman on Gilmore Car Museum BusSherry Trautman on Gilmore Car Museum's Bus at Hickory Corners, Michigan

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