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Start Your Summer with 20 Northern Michigan Events

As summer returns in Northern Michigan, our weekends and evenings are filled with barbecues, bonfires and any excuse to enjoy a few brews in the...

15 Ways to Explore Historic Fishtown in Leland, Michigan

Fishtown in Leland, Michigan, is a historic enclave of 19th-century Lake Michigan shanties turned into eclectic boutiques, eateries and art...

The Insider’s List: 10 Things to Do on the Leelanau Peninsula

From winery bike rides to lavender picnics, here are 10 of our favorite ways to discover the treasures of the beautiful Leelanau Peninsula. This...

13 Small Towns with Big Charm in the Benzie Region

These Northern Michigan towns set out the welcome mat with food, libations, music and fun in the sun. This article was featured in Vacation!...

Taking Flight at Dune Bird Winery, a Family’s Life-Changing Journey

My family had a dream of togetherness and community here in Northern Michigan. We just didn't know it would take a life-changing journey to make it...

The Insider’s List: 10 Things to Do from Benzie to Ludington

Get up close and personal with this coastal region from Benzie County to Ludington and all the forests, lakes and rivers in between. This article...


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Whitefish Dip Reimagined

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Spring Home & Garden Ideas

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A Can't-Miss Rustic Style Northwoods Lakeside Cabin

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Get to Know Michigan Celebrity Designer Jean Stoffer

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