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5 Things You May Not Know About South Haven

South Haven is a great destination for a day trip from Grand Rapids! Just over an hour drive to beautiful beaches, a gorgeous downtown area with shops and restaurants, historical
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Mackinac Island: A Mitten Adventure

Mackinac Island Is An Amazing Step Back in Time If you have never been to Mackinac Island, you really must go. It is a truly unique experience. My family had
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15 Free (or Almost Free) Things to Do With Kids In Grand Rapids This Summer

FREE – OR INEXPENSIVE – THINGS TO DO WITH KIDS THIS SUMMER IN GRAND RAPIDS Keeping kids entertained all summer can be expensive – but it doesn’t have to be!
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Huge List of Great Places to take Kids Camping in Michigan

CAMPING IN MICHIGAN WITH KIDS Our huge list has over 30 reader-recommended places to take kids camping in Michigan. Did we miss one? Please leave us a comment and tell
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5 Things You May Not Know About Frederik Meijer Gardens

I was asked to compile a list of just five things that you may not know about Frederik Meijer Gardens. Who can do that? This is FMG we’re talking about
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5 Things You May Not Know About West Michigan Farmer’s Markets

Farmer’s Markets are opening! Farmer’s Markets opening for the season and I’m in love! Farmer’s Markets are great places to find locally grown produce, home baked bread and even homemade
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5 Things You May Not Know About the Involved Dad

The topic of the involved father has been getting headlines lately with many statistics about how important it is for men to play an active role in parenting and not
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Get Into Local GR Museums FREE!

FREE DAY AT 4 GRAND RAPIDS’ MUSEUMS RETURNS! On Sunday May 4 you and your family can get in free to four of our city’s greatest treasures! Participating Museums include:
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Traverse City in the Cold: A Mitten Adventure

Traverse City Isn’t Just for Summer Vacation Traverse City is a frequent summer destination. The sand, the crystal clear water, the dunes, the wine. But how does it this northern
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5 Things You May Not Know About the Grand Rapids Public Museum

Grand Rapids Public Museum’s Hidden Delights If you’ve lived in Grand Rapids for more than a few minutes, chances are you’ve been to our city’s great public museum. But I’ll
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Five Things You Didn’t Know About the Kroc Center

Little Known Grand Rapids Kroc Center Facts   FACT 1: YOU DON’T HAVE TO BE A MEMBER to PLAY AT THE KROC Yes, the Kroc Center is a lot like
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5 Things You May Not Know About Consignment Sale Shopping in Grand Rapids

Consignment Sale Season is Upon Us, Grand Rapids! Before you head out to snag your best deals of the season, check out these five things you may not know about
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Top 30 Date Night Restaurants in Grand Rapids

Date Night Restaurants in Grand Rapids It’s date night. Dinner without kids. Wondering where to go? We’ve got you covered! We polled our Facebook readers for their favorite restaurants in
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Free Civic Theatre Shows for Kids and Schools

About the Show This year the Grand Rapids Civic Theatre’s Traveling Troupe will be following Iris and her family as they go on the road trip of a lifetime in
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Kids Eat Free (or Cheap) – Updated for 2014

We’ve researched restaurants in the Grand Rapids area that offer free or cheap kids meals. Terms and conditions apply and are subject to change. Please verify with the restaurant before
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