Be a hero. Fight hunger. May 4, 2013


PRESS RELEASE WHAT: With just over one week left to go until the 36th Annual Access Hunger Walk, agencies across West Michigan are making a final push to raise $150,000 and have 1,000 people in attendance. The community is encouraged to: 1. Donate to the Hunger Walk at 2. Form a Hunger Walk team […]

Pure Michigan and Founders Brewing Co. Launch Craft Beer Contest

PRESS RELEASE LANSING – With the craft beer craze continuing to sweep the state of Michigan and summer approaching, Pure Michigan and Founders Brewing Co. have teamed up to give fans and craft beer enthusiasts a chance to pick a Founders beer style that best represents Pure Michigan. The beer chosen by fans will be […]

Simply Eight {Giveaway!}


It’s been awhile since I featured a Made in Michigan item, so I was glad when Simply Eight contacted me to find out if I’d review their cookies and granola bars.

Governor Snyder Declares April “Michigan Wine Month”

Tabor Hill Winery and Restaurant. Photo courtesy of Michigan Wines

Governor Rick Snyder has declared April as “Michigan Wine Month” to honor Michigan’s wide selection of quality wines and the wine industry’s significant contribution to the economy. Sales of Michigan wine in the state rose more than 6 percent in 2012, while total wine sales increased just 1 percent. Michigan wine sales have outpaced total wine sales over the past 10 years, doubling Michigan wineries’ market share to 6.5 percent.

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