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Top 10 Toddler Getaways in Southeast Michigan

08/18/14

Top 10 Toddler Getaways in Southeast Michigan

Sanity-saving spots to blow off steam with your little one – from Nature's Playhouse in Ferndale to the Detroit Zoo to the Ann Arbor Hands-On Museum.

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Chelsea Community Fair

08/18/14

Chelsea Community Fair

This annual Washtenaw County fest returns for year 77 to the Chelsea Community Fairgrounds, Aug. 19-23, 2014, with all new activities and events for the whole family.

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Baby Gift Registering 101: What You Do and Don't Need

08/18/14

Baby Gift Registering 101: What You Do and Don't Need

From the car seat to the baby monitor – take the guesswork out of registering for your bundle of joy with this list. Here's what to consider and what to leave off.

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Ice Cream Sandwich Recipes

08/15/14

Ice Cream Sandwich Recipes

Combine ice cream with cookies and you've got the perfect dessert combination. Whip up one of these cool treats with the kids!

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Vintage Summer Pins Made from Old Belt Buckles

08/14/14

Vintage Summer Pins Made from Old Belt Buckles

A perfect summer craft, this DIY project is centered around used plastic accessories, which are cheap finds at garage sales and thrift stores.

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Monroe County Teen Allegedly Fakes Abduction, May Face Felony Charges

08/12/14

Monroe County Teen Allegedly Fakes Abduction, May Face Felony Charges

Hayley Marie Turner, age 18, of Bedford Township reportedly went missing for 16 hours – but it turns out the entire thing was a hoax. What happened to the teen?

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Craft Roundup: Back-to-School Fun Craft Ideas for Kids

08/12/14

Craft Roundup: Back-to-School Fun Craft Ideas for Kids

It's only a month away. But there's no need to fret! Get in a good mood about school with these four fun crafty DIY projects from various blogs.

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Armada Fair at the Armada Fairgrounds

08/11/14

Armada Fair at the Armada Fairgrounds

Families get seven days of food, games rides and tons of fun Aug. 11-17, 2014 when this Macomb County tradition returns to the Armada Fairgrounds.

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Michigan Renaissance Festival in Holly

08/11/14

Michigan Renaissance Festival in Holly

Join mermaids, knights, princesses and more for 16th century family fun at the 2014 Ren Fest, happening weekends Aug. 16-Sept. 28, 2014.

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African World Festival in Detroit

08/11/14

African World Festival in Detroit

Celebrate African-American culture Aug. 15-17 2014, at the Charles H. Wright Museum in Detroit for a weekend of educational fun and great performances.

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