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Things to Do in and Around Detroit for Students

A student that has moved to Detroit has a lot on their mind. Yes, they have the fact that they are about to start school and need to know what classes to take and what books to get, but they also need to worry about what to do in their new environment. Schooling is important…

5 Best Gyms in the Detroit, Michigan Area

Detroit, Michigan is known as the motor city to many, but they also have a really nice amount of gyms available in the area for those looking to get in shape or tone up. When looking for a good gym, it is best to find one with many perks and discount membership plans. Here are…

Four Budget Friendly Restaurants in Westland

If there is one thing that Westland is known for besides the Westland Mall, it is its restaurants. There is a boatload of them, ranging from the ultra-cheap to the moderately expensive. As far as budget friendly restaurants, Westland has a few gems worth checking out. Here are my four favorites: 4) Leo’s Coney Island.…

Free Weekend Fun for The Kids

It’s Tuesday and if your kids are already asking for fun things to do this weekend, here’s some good news for you, them and your cashflow. Panera Bread in partnership with United Way for Southeastern MI are hosting Family Fun Day at two of their Metro Detroit Locations. Locations: Lathrup Village Panera ,  27651 Southfield…

Treats for Troops

I know you’re trying to pry your kids’ hands from the gobs of candy they received yesterday trick-or-treating. If you get them to agree to sending their sweet surplus to the US soldiers waiting to come back to their families, perhaps you’ll over look the stash they’ve got hidden under their pillows and inside their…

How much do you know about Tea?

Are you a Tea drinker? You may want to consider becoming one based on all of the health benefits it could provide, as you may already know tea proclaims to promote a healthier body and lifestyle. So what gives it all this power to do so? The secret lies within the Camellia Sinensis Plant. The…

Wayne County Lightfest

Some of the most joyful moments of the holiday season are experienced viewing the holiday light displays. Holiday lights put up by homes and business’ really add a sparkle to the neighborhoods and city streets. It’s fun to drive around and see what fantastic view is just around the corner. Some are fun, some are…

Advent Gifts

Unbeknownst to her, my neighbor has given me an early Christmas present.   Several weeks ago, she wrapped the tree adjacent to her patio in strands of white lights, punctuated by colorful oversized Christmas ornaments.   The effect is magical.   Even better, the tree just happens to be directly under my bedroom window, so…

Day Tripping in Hamtramck

My sister, my mother, my aunt and I spent a recent Tuesday in Hamtramck.   My aunt was in town from Indiana and craving some good ethnic food and atmosphere. Indiana evidently offers little in the way of both. She is hard pressed, she says, to find even a good Coney dog or Greek salad,…

Will DVDs become a thing of the past?

It used to be the natural way… Go to the nearest video store, load up enough videos to watch for the weekend and take them back before the Sunday night deadline. That seems like dinosaur years ago. Now there are dedicated web sites that stream old movies, recently released movies, old and new television shows.…