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New Crafts: Fiskars Paper Crafting Tools, Pocket Rainbow Loom

11/11/14

New Crafts: Fiskars Paper Crafting Tools, Pocket Rainbow Loom

What's fresh in our supply closet? These cool picks. Try new Teresa Collins Designs scissors and paper punchers plus a very cool finger looming tool.

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Karmanos Center for Natural Birth at Beaumont Hospital

11/10/14

Karmanos Center for Natural Birth at Beaumont Hospital

This unique facility, a gift from Danialle and Peter Karmanos Jr., provides a comfortable environment for expecting mothers to give birth naturally with the help of alternative therapies.

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The Fresh Beat Band Greatest Hits Live at the Fox Theatre

11/10/14

The Fresh Beat Band Greatest Hits Live at the Fox Theatre

The Nickelodeon live-action show hits the stage in Detroit for one seriously awesome, kid-friendly show on Nov. 15, 2014.

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Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey Circus 'Built to Amaze'

11/10/14

Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey Circus 'Built to Amaze'

The high-flying action returns to Michigan and hits the stage at the Palace of Auburn Hills, Nov. 12-16, 2014, and promises tons of fun for the family.

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Equestrian Expo at Suburban Collection Showplace in Novi

11/10/14

Equestrian Expo at Suburban Collection Showplace in Novi

Southeast Michigan kids and parents who love horses: Take note! The annual family fun event trots back into Oakland County Nov. 14-16, 2014.

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The Rink at Campus Martius Park Ice Skating in Detroit

11/10/14

The Rink at Campus Martius Park Ice Skating in Detroit

Bring the entire family to the heart of downtown to enjoy the outdoor ice rink for some old-fashioned winter fun Nov. 21, 2014-March 1, 2015.

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A Christmas Carol at Meadow Brook Theatre in Rochester

11/10/14

A Christmas Carol at Meadow Brook Theatre in Rochester

The classic holiday tale of mean-spirited Ebenezer Scrooge by Charles Dickens takes center stage in Oakland County Nov. 14-Dec. 21, 2014.

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Holiday Gifts for Kids from Southeast Michigan Toy Stores

11/10/14

Holiday Gifts for Kids from Southeast Michigan Toy Stores

See what Whistle Stop Hobby & Toys, Doll Hospital & Toy Soldier Shop, Mudpuddles Toy and My Hobby Place & Toy suggest for the 2014 season!

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Desserts from Around the World

11/07/14

Desserts from Around the World

Go global with these sweets, which include beignets from France, baklava from Greece and more. Get the recipes here!

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Designer Creates Plush Toys for Babies to Take Selfies

11/07/14

Designer Creates Plush Toys for Babies to Take Selfies

A new invention allows babies to snap selfies right from their cribs and post them to social media without help from their parents. What's the deal?

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