Escaping the Winter Blues

Get More Sunlight Between shorter daylight hours and and dropping temperatures, we tend to get unbelievably sun deprive during the winter, affecting both our mood and health. I’ve found that it  a difference to get outside and catch what little. My little secret to making that happen is finding a local conservatory. I especially love going to the one on Belle…
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The Weekly

There’s a chill to the air here in Detroit that can only mean one thing: winter is finally here. I wish autumn could last forever and ever, with its crimson forests and brisk mornings. But I also have a lot that I’m looking forward to over the winter months, including a little ski trip with some of my favourite Canadian…
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Franklin Cider Mill

Today made my family and I made our annual pilgrimage to Franklin Cider Mill. As a kid I remember begging my parents to take me here as soon as school let out each day. Walking over the little wooden bridge towards the mill, the smell rich, doughy cinnamon sugar still gets me every time. As an adult, I appreciate this place…
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City ‘Till I Die

Oh how I love going to Keyworth to watch Detroit City Football Club – it’s loud, it’s rowdy, and it’s all in good fun. Tickets for adults are just $10 and kids get in for free, and can always be bought at the entrance upon arrival. And yeah, it’s football as in futbol. DCFC was founded in 2012 but is already…
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Shakespeare in Detroit

Last weekend I headed over to New Center Park for an open air performance of Shakespeare’s Hamlet – and I was totally blown away by how great it was! It was put on by Shakespeare In Detroit, a non-profit organisation that dedicates itself to making the arts accessible for everyone. The performances are totally free – which is so awesome. They…
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