Category Archives: September

Blast Corn Maze – Fall Activity Review

Blast Corn Maze - Maze Entrance

Visiting a Corn Maze is an annual fall tradition for us. I have heard great things about Blast Corn Maze for years. Since we live on the southeast side of Ann Arbor, we stuck with mazes closer to home. This year, we visited Blast Corn Maze – and it is now our corn maze of choice for the future. Fun […]

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Captain Marvel Trailer

Captain Marvel - Carol Danvers

After the devastating ending of Avengers Infinity War, Marvel is going back to the 1990’s with Captain Marvel. It is slated for release on March 8, 2019. About Captain Marvel Marvel Studios has released the following description of the Set in the 1990s, Marvel Studios’ CAPTAIN MARVEL is an all-new adventure from a previously unseen period in the history of […]

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Washtenaw Halloween Happenings

Washtenaw Halloween Happenings

Ann Arbor and the surrounding communities love Halloween. There are so many great events each year, that it is not possible to attend them all. Our listing of Washtenaw Halloween Happenings helps you plan your Halloween season and pick the best events for your family. Southeast Michigan Halloween Happenings Of course there are plenty of great Halloween Happenings beyond Washtenaw County. […]

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6 Tips for Attending a Michigan Football Game with Kids

6 Tips for Attending a Michigan Football Game with Kids

Saturday is the first Michigan Football game of the 2018 season. Are you planning to attend a game with your kids? We are sharing 6 Tips for Attending a Michigan Football Game with Kids. 1 – Everyone needs a ticket Every person needs a ticket. It doesn’t matter whether your child is 2 weeks old and in your arms, they still need a ticket. […]

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Maple Soyaki Cedar Plank Salmon

Maple-Soyaki Salmon - Cooked on the Grill

My husband was introduced to cedar plank grilling by a colleague several years ago.  We started “easy” with chicken pieces. Last summer we ventured into salmon which is more delicate and harder to cook properly. Our first foray into salmon was using his colleagues recipe for a rum, brown sugar, salt cure. Last year we also made a second recipe – maple-soy […]

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Ann Arbor Apple Orchards & Cider Mills

Ann Arbor Outdoor Activities - Ann Arbor Orchards & Cider Mills

One of my favorite fall activities is picking apples, enjoying cider and donuts, and enjoying a fresh baked apple pie. I’ve compiled a list of Ann Arbor Apple Orchards and Cider Mills. I have split the list into those offering U-Pick Orchards and those that do not. I have compiled information on several of the local apple orchards and cider […]

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Ann Arbor River Trip Kayaking – Wednesday Activity Review

Ann Arbor River Trip Kayaking - Ready to Go

This review of Ann Arbor River Trip Kayaking is part of our Summer Series: Wednesday Activity Reviews. Earlier this summer at Huron River Day, my daughter went kayaking in still water at Gallup Park. She requested that we try the river trip this summer. Last weekend our family took our first kayaking trip down the Huron River.  Ann Arbor River […]

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