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  • northern michigan shopping Northern Michigan Shopping: 7 Offbeat Boutiques

    Find colorful accessories for your Northern Michigan home or cottage or closet at the following Northern Michigan shopping destinations in Traverse City, Walloon Lake, Petoskey and Lake […]

  • Batali with East Leland farmer Jim Bardenhagen and daughter, Ginger Mario Batali Helps Preserve Leelanau County Farms

    Mario Batali has teamed up with the Leelanau Conservancy to raise funds in an effort to give back by maintaining historic farmsteads in Leelanau County. Read on […]

  • rh7 Bellaire Real Estate: Forest Retreat on Chain of Lakes

    Located on the beautiful Chain of Lakes in Northern Michigan, this breathtaking slice of Bellaire real estate is hidden within the woods that surround the lakes. This […]

  • Buckets of fun at the Great Wolf Lodge in Traverse City Top 10 Northern Michigan Hotels to Stay With Kids

    Here are the top 10 Northern Michigan hotels to stay in with kids for your next Northern Michigan vacation. The following winners were determined by more than 10,000 participants who […]

  • Photo by Kris Riley Northern Michigan Bike Trails for Kids

    For both visitors and those who live here, one of the best ways to truly experience Northern Michigan’s outdoors is by biking; but sometimes difficult terrain or […]

  • Photo courtesy of ISLAND. Northern Michigan Farm is an Incubator for Prospective Agriculturalists

    A new incubator program for farmers at the Grand Traverse Regional Land Conservancy’s Maple Bay Farm promises to bring innovation and young talent to the area, drawing prospective […]

  • Photo by Old Town Playhouse Traverse City’s Old Town Playhouse Young Company: Peter Pan & 101 Dalmatians

    Take your kids to see a Northern Michigan event in Traverse City that they won’t forget—it’s Peter Pan, Jr. at the Old Town Playhouse Main Stage Theatre! This stage […]

  • The hull of the boat delivered to Alanson.  Photo provided by IWRHS. Help the Inland Water Route Historical Society’s Launch Project

    Give back to the The Inland Water Route Historical Society of Alanson (IWRHS), which is aiming to complete a project that will help visitors and locals fully […]

  • Making a splash! Photo by Dave Weidner Today at the 2014 National Cherry Festival in Traverse City

    It’s National Cherry Festival season in Traverse City!  Visit this page throughout the week of the 2014 festival for updates and images covering this year’s events. Friday, […]

  • Northern Michigan kids beach safety Northern Michigan Kids Beach Safety

    Northern Michigan beaches are a highlight of a summer Up North, but powerful rip currents, harmful rays from the sun and lack of hydration can cause a beach […]

  • 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 […]

  • crystal lake Real estate Crystal Lake Real Estate: A Craftsman Dream on Crystal Lake

    Tucked away near the Sleeping Bear Dunes—which was voted the “The Most Beautiful Place in America” in a Good Morning America poll—this amazing slice of Northern Michigan […]

  • Northern Michigan camping Northern Michigan Camping 101 with the DNR

    Camping 101 is an educational program operated by the Michigan DNR that teaches novice outdoor enthusiasts the basics of camping, fishing, and hiking in Northern Michigan’s outdoors.  […]

  • Northern Michigan Hotels 4 Northern Michigan Hotels Where Kids Stay for Free

    Taking a Northern Michigan vacation with your kids can yield a hefty price tag, but there are various Northern Michigan hotels where kids stay for free—seriously! These four hotels […]

  • Photos by Old Town Playhouse, Crystal Mountain and Southside Festival Grounds Summer 2014 Northern Michigan Kids Events

    Tykes and toddlers rejoice: this summer there is no shortage of great Northern Michigan events aimed to appeal to kids, including sports, stage plays, and music in Traverse […]

  • hike Northern Michigan Mosquito and Tick Bite Prevention

    This summer, the Northern Michigan outdoors are buzzing, and learning how to protect you and your kids from Northern Michigan mosquito and tick bites can make your […]

  • Photo by Angela Brown Top 10 Northern Michigan Kids Menus

    Here are the top 10 Northern Michigan kids menus featured at the kid-friendliest Northern Michigan restaurants.  The following winners were determined by more than 10,000 participants who […]

  • Photo courtesy of the Traverse City Film Festival 2014 Traverse City Film Festival Kids Fest

    The 2014 Traverse City Film Festival will once again feature the Kids Fest, so Northern Michigan kids can enjoy the festival, too! After last year’s fun, the Kids […]

  • Photo by the Old Town Playhouse July Stage Events in Northern Michigan

    These July Northern Michigan stage events feature the area’s finest players in performances of “Shrek,” “Catch Me If You Can,” and more. Tickets for some of the following […]

  • NHC Home Tour Oreilly Northern Home & Cottage 2014 Home Tour Supports Child & Family Services of Northwestern Michigan

    Every year Northern Home & Cottage, a publication of MyNorth Media, is honored to work with a charity benefactor of our Northern Home & Cottage Home Tour. […]