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  • souper saved Top 10 Northern Michigan Soups

    ‘Tis the season for warm bowls of delicious homemade soups from around Northern Michigan. Check out our list of top 10 Northern Michigan Soups decided by more […]

  • Sicilian wine Sicilian Wine Dinner at Traverse City Restaurant Pepenero

    Last week I enjoyed an amazing Sicilian meal at Pepenero in Traverse City. Before I divulge any decadent details… full disclosure, I am not a food critic […]

  • band interlochen Tone to Table Dinner in Traverse City

    Music and food are the newest pairing in the Northern Michigan food scene. Taking place on Thursday, November 20, 2014, Tone to Table is the result of […]

  • mario Batali Chats & Signs Cookbooks in Traverse City on Black Friday 2014

    Join Mario Batali, celebrity chef, restaurateur and part-time Leelanau County resident, as he broadcasts live on the Omelette & Friends morning show on WKLT, from the Café […]

  • edited 2 Top 10 Northern Michigan Jarred Foods

    With November upon us and snow on the ground there is no better time to look for some holiday cheer to spread–– literally. Check out our list […]

  • Cropped Fresh Northern Michigan Turkeys

    This feature about fresh Northern Michigan turkeys was originally published in the November 2014 issue of Traverse, Northern Michigan’s Magazine. Their pasture awash in the late fall […]

  • Students visiting the Shetler Dairy Farm FarmRaiser Benefits Northern Michigan

    Imagine a school bus driving through the rolling hills of Antrim County, passing beautiful farmland and acres of fall foliage sporting a rainbow of colors. And the […]

  • edited Oryana’s FAN Program for Kids

    Oryana Natural Foods Market in Traverse City is teaching kids to be “FANS of good food.” The FAN (Food and Nutrition) Program is composed of ten interactive […]

  • thanksgiving dinner Northern Michigan Restaurants Serving Thanksgiving Dinner 2014

    Gobble up these bountiful Thanksgiving spreads without the prep or stress. We’ve rounded up a few Northern Michigan restaurants that are offering turkey feasts and more this November […]

  • edited venison Northern Michigan Venison For Dinner!

    Venison is one of the most healthy and nutritious red meats there is—and venison on the hoof (otherwise known as whitetail deer!) grazes literally out our back […]

  • Travel November Lodging Deals in Northern Michigan

    Heading to Northern Michigan this November? There are plenty of places to relax with fabulous wine, great deals, no crowds, creative packages with pampering aplenty, and how […]

  • Josh edited Josh Cross, Executive Chef at The Leland Lodge

    Native Texan Josh Cross comes to the Leland Lodge with a powerhouse culinary résumé from working under New York luminaries Jean-Georges Vongerichten, Tom Colicchio, Mario Batali and […]

  • shorts Halloween 2014 Menu at Short’s Brewing Company

    Friday, October 31 (Halloween) is the Short’s Brewery Halloween Bash and in case you weren’t excited enough here is a look at their “Spook-tacular” menu to get […]

  • TCBW_2014_Logo Traverse City Beer Week

    A whole week celebrating Northern Michigan beer in Traverse City is slated for Friday November 7, 2014–Friday, November 14, 2014. Traverse City Beer Week is “fashioned for […]

  • edited omelette Top 10 Northern Michigan Cinnamon Buns

    In Northern Michigan you are never far from great food and a Northern Michigan cinnamon bun is no exception. Check out our list of top 10 Northern […]

  • chestnuts Food and Drink Events in Northern Michigan

    Northern Michigan food and drink events are still in abundance even after the leaves have fallen, so don’t miss out on a specialty dinner and especially don’t […]

  • pepe edited Pepenero in Traverse City

    He was an 8-year-old working in his uncle’s trattoria in Palermo, Italy, when Giorgio Lo Greco decided that one day he was going to open a restaurant […]

  • water Watershed Events in Northern Michigan

    A big part of living in Northern Michigan is the maintenance and conservation of the watershed and the natural beauty of our community. See below for ways […]

  • Northport Northport On the Rebound

    This feature was originally published in the October 2014 issue of Traverse, Northern Michigan’s Magazine… A tiny burg at the end of a peninsula makes a miraculous […]

  • farm 2 school Traverse City Daycare Creates “Farm to Preschool” Curriculum

    Teddy Bear Daycare & Preschool in Traverse City is teaching toddlers how to grow, harvest and cook fresh food. Patrick (age 3) likes the kale chips, while […]