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Over-The-Top Desserts to Try Before Summer Ends

Looking to treat the kids before the hectic school season begins? Try these crazy delicious over-the-top desserts in metro Detroit and Ann Arbor.
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The Squirrel Projects’ Feeder Tables Are Silly and Fun

The family behind Gourmet Express Events started The Squirrel Projects to spread cheer during the pandemic with picnic tables for squirrels.

Top Hot Dog Restaurants in Southeast Michigan

Looking for the best hot dogs in southeast Michigan? Dig into the dogs featured at these famed hot dog restaurants and food trucks around the region.
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Bubble Tea Spots in Metro Detroit and Ann Arbor

Bubble Tea is all the rage. If you want to hop on the trend and try the sweet and creamy drink, check out one of these local bubble tea spots in metro Detroit and Ann Arbor.
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Mom-to-Mom Sales in Metro Detroit and Ann Arbor

Mom to mom sales are starting to reschedule for the fall. Get tips to prep for when they return and find some info on local sales coming up later this year.
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Pineapple Orange Faygo Returns

The fruity flavor of Pineapple Orange Faygo is returning to the Motor City after a 15-year hiatus. Find out why and where you can get it.
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Black-Owned Businesses in Metro Detroit

The worldwide support for the Black Lives Matter movement may have families wondering how they can help. You can start by supporting these Black-owned businesses in Detroit.

High School Graduation Gift Ideas

Got a grad in your family and not sure what sort of graduation presents to get? Take a peek at seven high school graduation gift ideas.
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Farmers Markets in Metro Detroit and Ann Arbor, Plus Community-Supported Agriculture (CSAs)

Want to purchase fresh produce for your family? Stop by these farmers markets in metro Detroit and Ann Arbor to find delicious food for your brood.
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Beach Reads for the Backyard

Not ready to brave the waves just yet? Bring the beach to you this summer with these backyard beach reads for parents.
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Sweet Licks: Delicious Summer Treat Shops in Metro Detroit and Ann Arbor

Savor the yumminess of summer with these 10 local summer treat shops in Macomb, Oakland. Wayne and Washtenaw counites that feature sweet and unique offerings.
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Meet the 25 Brands Gen Z Loves Most

Google, YouTube and Amazon make the list. Are these 25 brands the ones you'd expect? Discover the brands Gen Z loves most – specifically ages 18-21.