Village Green Blogs


2014 Holiday Shopping Guide

The Winter holidays are approaching at a rapid pace. One of the popular themes around this time of year are the sales to help guide your shopping list. With that in mind, look no further than the one and only, Oprah, for her complete Favorite Things List 2014! It’s an essential buyer’s guide to find out what’s hot, what’s new and what’s relevant this time of year. Take a look for yourself to see what you might want to buy for someone else, and what... Read More



Coat Drive


During the month of December, the residents will be collecting and donating new or gently used winter gear such as coats, hats, gloves and scarves for their neighboring community members in Pontiac. There are many people in need of these items every winter and Michigan isn’t known for its gentle winter season! Protecting people of [...]

More From Detroit


Emerald City: Add a Little of 2013’s Color of the Year to Your Space


Pantone, the authority on color for the world of design, has named emerald the hue of 2013. Pantone describes emerald as, “a lively, radiant lush green.”

More From Chicago


Five Simple Tips to Jazz Up Your Salad


Lettuce is for rabbits, salads are for those who are looking to eat healthy and still feel full long after lunch. The great things about salads are there are no rules, they are very portable and can become a complete and balanced meal in one dish. Here are some great ingredients to help build the [...]

More From Cincinnati


Chili for When It’s Chilly: Six Easy Recipes to Warm You Up

The final stretch of winter is here! The good news is spring is just a few short weeks away. In the meantime, here are six easy chili recipes to warm you up. Black Bean, Corn & Turkey Chili Ingredients: 1 tablespoon vegetable oil 1 pound ground turkey 1 large onion, chopped (about 1 cup) 2 [...]

More From Minneapolis