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Stop Spending Too Much for Fresh Fruits and Veggies

It happens to everyone: That moment when you’re standing in the check-out lane at the grocery store, seeing the total increase with every scan of cauliflower, oranges and pears. With an estimated 49 million Americans making grocery decisions based on…


The Budget-Friendly Guide to Healthy Tailgating

What’s not to love about tailgating—you and friends eating delicious food and cheering your team on to victory. But too much pizza, chicken wings, and brats may not only add to your waistline, it can also add up in your…


6 Ways to Save Money on Lunches Your Kids Will Love

As busy school schedules become the norm, it can be easy to push off making healthy lunches for both you and the kids every morning. But, opting for “fast and convenient” has its consequences, especially on your wallet. In fact,…



Road trip-worthy spots around Michigan

Going on vacation with the family doesn’t have to mean spending thousands of dollars on plane tickets and battling the crowds at the airport. You’re lucky enough to live in one of the most beautiful states in the country (we…

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Winter safety for Fido

Winter in Michigan is a season of bitter cold and blustery harsh conditions that don’t only affect us humans. Your four-legged friends also need to some extra protection during the frosty months ahead. Just follow these simple guidelines and your…

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How to refuel after a day on the ski slopes

The snow is starting to stick across the state, which means ski season is officially here! In fact, most ski resorts in Michigan are opening their trails this week, giving you and the family the chance to get outdoors and…



Side dishes with star power

When planning your holiday feast, don’t make the mistake of putting all your focus on your main dish. Sure it’s the biggest component, but it isn’t going to be the only thing on your guests’ plates. In fact, choosing the…


Drink to your health

More than any other time of year, the holiday season is a chance to treat yourself to some amazingly indulgent drinks. It seems like no party or gathering is complete without egg nog, hot cocoa, mulled wine, or hot cider….


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Treat your friends to homemade holiday gifts

Holiday gift giving is often loaded with stress, from finding the absolutely perfect present to battling the crazy mall crowds. Here’s a better option: make-it-yourself treats! Your friends and family are sure to appreciate the personal touch and, of course,…