Recent and Featured Suttons Bay Articles

  • NHC Home Tour 2014 Kim Hooker Suttons Bay 2014 Northern Home & Cottage Resources

    Northern Home & Cottage Tour Home #1 European Accent  Builder Draper Construction, 231.322.2015 Architect/designer Thomas Design, 231.498.2380, thomasbuildingdesign.com Interior Designer UR Dezign Lugar, 231.518.4148,  urdezignlugar.com Kitchen Designer […]

  • Photo by Aurora Cellars Aurora Cellars

    Aurora Cellars is Leelanau County’s newest boutique winery featuring white, red and sparkling wines and local food. The tasting room is outfitted with Old World charm. 7788 E […]

  • Photo by Aurora Cellars Leelanau Peninsula’s Newest Winery, Aurora Cellars

    The scenic wineries of Leelanau County produce some of the best Northern Michigan wine, which is a spectacular feat considering the emphasis on quality within the Northern Michigan […]

  • microbrew traverse city Unique Northern Michigan Wine and Brewery Tours

    Traverse City is known for many things, like scenic biking, spectacular wineries, gorgeous beaches, and an up-and-coming craft brewery scene. So, if you have limited time in Traverse […]

  • northern michigan craft beer Two New Northern Michigan Breweries to Open This Summer

    Northern Michigan’s beer scene is continuing to expand this summer in Sutton’s Bay and Traverse City. Two Northern Michigan breweries—Rare Bird Brewery and Hop Lot Brewing Company—are […]

  • Furnishings from Macbeth & Co., Onekama Northern Michigan Shopping: Blue is the New Black

    Several pages into a fashion magazine a trend started to develop … blue nail polish, blue belts and shoes, blue couch and yes, even blue eyeshadow … […]

  • Photo by Hans Voss 40-mile Solstice Run Raises Funds for Women in Africa

    On Friday, June 20th, Northern Michigan non-profit On The Ground and area runners will embark on their annual Solstice Run, a unique Northern Michigan sport event/fundraiser during […]

  • 9 Bean Rows Q&A with Paul Carlson of 9 Bean Rows

    As a restaurant at the forefront of Northern Michigan’s food scene, 9 Bean Rows and its fearless leaders have garnered a delicious reputation for integrating ingredients from […]

  • Black Star Spring Michigan Video: Northern Michigan Spring at Black Star Farms

    Michigan Video: Watch spring come to Black Star Farms in Northern Michigan’s Leelanau County.

  • Northern Michigan Travel Idea The Growing Popularity of Airbnb in Northern Michigan

    Whether you live here or are planning a Northern Michigan vacation, there’s a new Northern Michigan travel resource that’s connecting tourists and locals like never before: Airbnb, […]

  • Traverse City Food Truck Traverse City Food Truck Round-Up

    Food trucks are popping up all over Traverse City. They’re the quirky and fun way to grab some grub, and with trucks specializing in food from smokehouse BBQ […]

  • editboathouse10013268_537273209722440_8455940096511895000_n Beer, Wine & Distillery Tastings in Leelanau County

    The roads up the Leelanau Peninsula is surrounded by the beauty of over 25 Northern Michigan wineries set in the rolling hills just north of Traverse City. […]

  • editcottage10152586_10152449720209803_3220215828626853250_n 10 Rainy Day Activities on the Leelanau Peninsula

    It’s hard to beat a warm and sunny day in Northern Michigan, especially on the Leelanau Peninsula. But when the weatherman calls for a day inside, it […]

  • Spring edibles at Northern Michigan Restaurants Restaurant Round-Up: Spring Edibles at Northern Michigan Restaurants

    It’s springtime, and concomitant to the bursting of green throughout Northern Michigan’s outdoors is the sprouting of delicious food finds from the forest floor.  We’ve scoured Northern […]

  • Shady Lane Cellars Leelanau Peninsula’s Shady Lane Cellars Wins at International Wine Competition

    Another Leelanau Peninsula winery is bringing home some hardware: Shady Lane Cellars of Suttons Bay won six awards at the 2014 Riverside International Wine Competition, including three […]

  • Grand Traverse Edible Trails Project Help Fund the Grand Traverse Edible Trails Project

    Give back and promote Northern Michigan’s local foods movement by funding the Grand Traverse Edible Trails Project. The goal of the project is to plant some of […]

  • lake_home 8 Cool-Temp Memorial Weekend Ideas Around Traverse City

    Looking into our crystal ball this weekend at the Traverse City area forecast we see SUNSHINE! Great news for Northern Michigan vacation and stay-cation lovers! Even so […]

  • Northern Michigan Farmer's Market Where to Find Your Nearest Northern Michigan Farmers Market

    Find locally grown, Northern Michigan food and drink at a Northern Michigan farmer’s market in a nearby town.  Whether you’re a local stocking the cupboard or on […]

  • Northern Michigan cider Q&A with Northern Michigan Cider Maker, Dan Young

    While cycling through Southern England with his wife, Massachusetts microbrewer brewer Dan Young became smitten with the country’s scrumpy.  When his wife, Nikki, landed a job in […]

  • 7 Must-Try Northern Michigan Hard Ciders 7 Must-Try Northern Michigan Hard Ciders

    Between the prominent beer and wine markets within Northern Michigan, there’s a third wheel inching its way into the glasses of thirsty Northern Michiganders: cider.  With the […]