Chic Retreat

A 1970s Up North cottage gets a beautiful makeover for an active family. Photography by Beth Singer.

Comfort & Joy

A custom log cabin in northern Michigan serves a family well. Photography by Dan Speckman, Don Rutt Photography.
Bob Benjamin was born in this house, first owned by his parents, in 1923.

Painting the Past

A writer has a brush with history as he shares his colorful Mackinac tale

Exploring Midland

Get ready to discover plenty of welcoming surprises around this big small town the Dow family built

Winter on the Border

Historic Sault Ste. Marie lures outdoor adventurists to the U.P. with more than 120 inches of snow.
Delicious Fruit Tray

Dive in to Sweet Treats

You’ll be treading lightly with these desserts, which feature smart recipe substitutes

Throw It On!

Warm cover-ups will keep you cottage-cozy all winter long

Nautical Nuances

The boat lover in you is sure to appreciate these top-deck essentials for your watercraft or cottage.

23 Slopes in 24 Hours

Skiing and snowboarding duo carve out world records one downhill run at a time.

Glass Act

Mosaic artist Michelle Sider captures the colors and spirit of Michigan.





Nautical Nuances

Glass Act

Team Effort