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Putting a ring on the Finger (Lakes)

The plan to visit the Finger Lakes Region of Upstate New York finally came together and we headed from the Toledo area in mid March.  The 400 mile drive was easy and direct and...

Hidden Treasures in Jackson Michigan: Midwest Staycation

  My New Year’s resolution is to see more of what Michigan has to offer outside of Ann Arbor. This month, I chose Jackson, MI, located 35 minutes from Ann Arbor, straight shot off I-94....

A Midwest “Staycation” in Traverse City

By Jim Hall Winters in the Midwest are not for the weak.  Having survived the winter allows you to fully appreciate the blessing that is a Michigan summer.   But, that doesn’t mean enjoyment can’t be found...

Entheofest Celebrates September as Entheogenic Plants and Fungi Awareness Month

September is Entheogenic Plants and Fungi Awareness Month. To celebrate, Decriminalize Nature Michigan is throwing EntheoFest.
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Annual Ann Arbor Russian Festival Returns for End of Summer Fun

The Ann Arbor Russian Festival returns this year with some end-of-summer fun. Come join us September 18-19 for fun, treats, and entertainment

Detroit Gallery Crawl

Explore the art scene As the weather in Michigan turns cool, if you are curious about Detroit’s art scene and in the mood for a short 45 minute road trip, now is a great time...