Sunrise, Sunset

Empire new-build makes the most of spectacular views and a location on two lakes

Decked Out!

From heaters to grilling sets, these accessories are just the ticket for enjoying memorable outdoor gatherings

Get Organized!

Practical-and-pretty carts, calendars, and custom storage help fashion an orderly lifestyle

Stars & Stripes Forever

Get into the Fourth of July spirit with these summery must-haves
Connecting with the Outdoors - Home featured in Michigan BLUE Magazine

Connecting with the Outdoors

For a new-construction waterfront vacation home on a narrow lot, the goal was to maximize the lakeside living aspect and maintain privacy from the nearby neighbors.

A Michigan Treasure

The waterfront charms and celebrated chronicles of Mackinac Island invite visitors to enjoy the classics and check out what’s new
Copper Peak is North America’s only — and the world’s largest — ski-jumping hill. Visitors can take the long trek to the top to view parts of Michigan, Wisconsin, and Minnesota.

Stairway to Heaven

Michigan’s western U.P. gateway serves up an amazing collection of outdoor adventures and natural wonders
Walking the pier at the Manistique East Breakwater Lighthouse is part of the adventure when exploring the community’s beachfront, riverfront, and Lakeview Park.

Three Days in the U.P.

Uncover the scenic lakeside gems of Manistique beyond the usual U.S. 2 fuel stops
A cold green bean salad is always popular. You can add different toppings, depending on what you and your guests like.

Lakeside Lunching

It’s summer in Michigan, and family, guests, and friends who drop by your rental cottage or waterfront home will be spending golden getaway hours exploring, boating, swimming, biking, relaxing — and eating. Although everyone...
The winery is located on a 26-acre former cherry orchard a mile off U.S. 31 in Kewadin, just a stone’s throw from the 45th parallel. It’s perched 850 feet along a scenic pastoral ridge.

A Play On Words

As a pioneering sustainable vineyard, WaterFire winery stresses quality over quantity at its intimate Antrim County tasting room






Child by the River