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The 50 Best Cities in America

The Huffington Post posted a link to the 50 best cities to live in within the United States.   There are a few cities from Michigan that make the list. The #1 selection might surprise you. See the full list for yourself HERE    Read More



Oktoberfest 2014


Oh boy! It’s that time of year again, . . . so get out your beer mugs and bring on the festivities!  The Rochester Mills Beer Co. is preparing for their annual Oktoberfest beginning with the ceremonial tapping on Thursday, September 25th at 7:00 pm and continuing through Saturday, September 27th, 2014 to 12:00 am! [...]

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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.”

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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 [...]

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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 [...]

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