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2014 Michigan Apple Amateur Recipe Contest Underway!

While I usually prefer to enjoy my apples fresh on their own as a snack or in fermented form, I've been known to enjoy recipes that feature apples … [Read More...]

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West Michigan Hard Ciders: The List

I can't believe it's been three years since I interviewed Jeff Carlson, treasurer for West Michigan's Prime Time Brewers and four-time American … [Read More...]

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List of West Michigan’s Farmers Markets {UPDATED]

It's prime farmers market season, so I decided to update the master list. There have been quite a few additions since I first published this in 2012, … [Read More...]

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Where Can I Take Cooking Classes in West Michigan?

As interest in cooking at home continues to grow, so does the number of places that offer cooking classes in West Michigan! This has been one of my … [Read More...]

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Where Can I Find You Pick Farms in West Michigan?

Whether you're looking for a bargain or just something fun to do with the kids, you pick farms are a summertime tradition. Where does one start to … [Read More...]

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West Michigan Microbrew Trail

Cheers! … [Read More...]