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The Sweet Taste of Maple Syrup

Maple Syrup

Spring is in the Air. And with Spring comes Maple Syrup. Here are a few places you can visit to get a taste and learn more about the processing of Maple syrup.   Maple’s Sweet Story at Kensington Metropark Farm Center, Milford Feb. 28, March 1, 7-8, 14-15, 21-22 and 28-29, 2015 Register: No registration…

Weekend Fun—March 6, 2015!

Fluffy

There’s plenty to keep you hopping around this weekend. One of my favorite comics, Gabriel Iglesias will be at the Fox Theatre this weekend. Catch up on shop-talk at The Henry Ford “Engines Exposed” exhibit before it’s over. And there’s never enough Smackdown… Gabriel Iglesias Fox Theatre March 7, 2015 Actor and comedian Gabriel Iglesias…

Parade Central

St Patrick 2015

By March, we are more than ready for warmer weather and the desire to hang outside more. March usually offers up the opportunity for us to spend time in celebration with parades… St. Patrick’s Day Parades and a Little Devil     2015 Detroit St Patrick’s Day Parade Sunday, March 15th, 2015 The 2015 57th…

Weekend Fun—February 27, 2015!

DaVinci MonaLisa

Monster Jam! Need I say more? Get your big wheel fun on at Ford Field. Garth Brooks is still in town, you might be able to score a ticket, might. Outdoorama is at the Suburban Collection Showplace. A once in a  lifetime exhibit, displaying the works of great artist Leonardo Da Vinci is in Midland…

Gleaners Virtual Food Bank—Helping out Apartment Style

Gleaners Virtual Food Drive

Unfortunately, there are very real realities among us, like not having food or shelter. And fortunately, there are organizations that work daily to help. But, they in turn need our help to keep doing what they do. One such organization is Gleaners Food Bank, which serves southeast Michigan. Gleaners tries to make the effort for…

Weekend Fun—February 20, 2015!

Robo

I never would have guessed this spin on a Detroit-based super-hero, but after all, with Detroit being the land of Motown, it could work, as the City Theatre presents Robocop the Musical. Not to be outdone, Elvis Lives is in at the Fox Theatre, the Palace is jamming with the Winter Jam 2015 Tour Spectacular…

Weekend Fun— February 13, 2015!

Barry Manilow

Several premiere and favorite entertainers of our time grace the Motor City and Metro Detroit areas this weekend. Jazz great Wynton Marsalis will be thrilling audiences at Hill Auditorium in Ann Arbor, Barry Manilow and hometown favorite Dave Koz are the the Palace. If there’s a boat in your future, the Detroit Boat Show will…

Love Gone Wild!

LoveGoneWild

Celebrate Valentine’s Day with an outing to the Detroit Zoo. “Love Gone Wild | February 14, 2015 Birds do it. Bees do it. Find out how animals at the Detroit Zoo do it at Love Gone Wild on Saturday, February 14, 2015, 6:30-10:00 p.m.  Open to both singles and sweethearts, this memorable Valentine’s Day event…

Weekend Fun—February 6, 2015!

ManvsMountain

It’s the weekend!!! Though, I do advise that you put a little weekend in your week to keep life fresh and enjoyable. But, if you can’t get out during the week, the weekend is still filled with all kinds of exciting things to do. 50 Shades of Parody is at the City Theatre, Shen Yun…

Did Your Team Win Super Bowl XLIX?

Men care

I Hope You Enjoyed Super Bowl XLIX and of course, the food, the party and the trash talking’… The commercials run during the Super Bowl have become a culture unto themselves. Some are creative hits, like Apple’s “1984” commercial, some are creative misses. This year the commercials seemed to be dominated by good heartfelt feelings and…