Time to Play

Jackson-area waterways, wineries, murals, and more provide fun stepping stones to entertaining weekend getaways
Biking is a great way to see Lake Michigan and the surrounding sites.

Art Coast Getaways

Saugatuck and Douglas lure boaters, beachgoers, and artists to their charming waterfront paradise.

Healing Powers

Operation Black Sheep helps struggling veterans find support while working on a Vietnam War-era boat restoration project

Making Magic

In her two decades of designing homes, Dawn Jacobs has taken on a range of interesting and memorable projects.
Bikers can easily explore the almost 3-mile-long pathway and its many attractions along the Detroit River.

More Expansions On Tap

The Detroit Riverwalk has transformed a 3-mile route into an outdoor lover’s delight.

Take a Load Off

Design puts its best foot forward — and up — with these beautiful ottomans

Natural Beauty

Michigan’s massive sand dunes offer some of the Midwest’s most adventurous and outstanding hiking experiences.Many of these hikes lead to sweeping Great Lakes vistas followed by exhilarating descents to the shore, while others culminate...

Sunny Side Up

A husband/wife design team builds their own cheerful-looking yellow dollhouse-style home on Strawberry Lake
A colorful cascade of flowers graces almost every major street and welcomes visitors to historic Holland in west Michigan.

Holland’s Extravaganza

Annual Tulip Time spectacular showcases lush gardens, Dutch exhibits and dancing, parades, and few new surprises.





Window Stopping

Points of View


Child by the River