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EasterBunny DS

Last night on a walk around the block with my kids, we spotted the Easter bunny! He didn’t stop to introduce himself, but he was brown, fluffy and a fast hopper, so we’re reasonably certain that was him, which reminded me that Easter is just around the corner — time to make some plans!


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EasterChocolate DS

Even kids know the difference between the chalky “chocolate” you find at the drug store and the smooth-as-silk, melts-like-butter chocolate you find in a real candy shop — so don’t waste your money on the fake stuff this Easter. A made-in-Detroit Easter basket filled with bunnies from the city’s best chocolatiers is sure to get anyone’s cottontail shaking.


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StPattysDay AmiWoods

St. Patrick’s Day is a big deal in Detroit. We may not have a green river, but we know what we’re doing when it comes to throwing a festive party. There are enough parades and places to get green gear here to make you feel as good as a pot o’ gold. Here are seven tips for increasing your luck this St. Patty’s Day.


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WinterBudget DS

About this time each year, cabin fever starts to set in. While many people choose to head south to warmer temps, there are plenty of things to do around metro Detroit that can be much more affordable than jet setting to the sunshine state.

Here’s a look at five ideas for winter activities on a budget:


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ValentinesDay WesleyBerry

Trying to impress your sweetie with original Valentine’s Day plans can be overwhelming. If you’re out of ideas, you’re in luck — because we’re playing cupid. Head downtown and follow these steps for a Valentine’s Day to remember.


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