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My 2 Favorite Healthy Summer Dishes

Watermelon, Feta & Mint Salad 1) Cut the flesh from the melon and cut into bite size pieces, removing and discarding the seeds, and set aside. 2) In a small bowl, combine vinegar, salt, pepper, and whisk until salt is dissolved. Slowly whisk in olive oil, a few drops at a time. Add in the…

Summer Gardening Itch?

June is here and the sun has been shining. Are you getting the itch to start gardening? Wanting an herb garden but live in a tiny apartment and not sure how to go about growing your own? I’ve been seeing nothing but beautiful flowers & gardens everywhere! This is how I felt when I moved…

Royal Oak’s Blackfinn Re-opens as Blackfinn Ameripub

If you’re a fan of Royal Oak hotspot Blackfinn, you’ve probably taken a moment and looked around you: Your best friends, single people, big ol’ TVs, and great drinks. Chances are you’ve thought, man, it doesn’t get better than this. Well, guess what: It does. The popular nightlife chain Blackfinn has transformed its Royal Oak…

Motown Winter Blast 2014: Campus Martius Events Map

Believe it or not, another year has come and gone and the Motown Winter Blast is right around the corner. What started as a Super Bowl XL kick-off party has blossomed into one of the most successful festivals in metro Detroit. And when it comes to beating the late-winter doldrums of February, we can use…

Motown Winter Blast Events Make You Wish You Were a Kid Again

Believe it or not, another year has come and gone and the Motown Winter Blast is right around the corner. What started as a Super Bowl XL kick-off party has blossomed into one of the most successful festivals in metro Detroit. And when it comes to beating the late-winter doldrums of February, we can use…

Motown Winter Blast 2014: Music line-up

Believe it or not, another year has come and gone and the Motown Winter Blast is right around the corner. What started as a Super Bowl XL kick-off party has blossomed into one of the most successful festivals in metro Detroit. And when it comes to beating the late-winter doldrums of February, we can use…

Motown Winter Blast 2014: Winter Experience

Believe it or not, another year has come and gone and the Motown Winter Blast is right around the corner. What started as a Super Bowl XL kick-off party has blossomed into one of the most successful festivals in metro Detroit. And when it comes to beating the late-winter doldrums of February, we can use…

New Downtown Restaruant Wright & Co

It’s always exciting when a powerhouse duo decides to open a new place in an historic building in a great location, and that’s exactly what appears to be happening with the Wright Kay Building at Woodward and John R., as DBusinesshas reported the second floor will become Wright & Co., a restaurant run by Marc Djozlija (formerly executive chef for the…

Apartment Tips: Moving in the Winter

  The winter: Though it’s not the ideal time of year to move, sometimes you just can’t help it. Here are some helpful tips we found that ease the burden of moving in the wintertime. Allow extra time: Whether your move is across town or across the country, winter driving can take considerably longer, especially if…

Detroit’s Best Spots for Drunken Dining

Drunk, hungry, and in downtown Detroit? Get your sober buddy to drive you to one of these nine late night hotspots, as listed by Thrillist. There are a lot of options for downtown dining once you get out of the bar. Mexican. Mediterranean. And, of course, the penultimate Detroit dish: The Coney Dog. Check this…

Apartment Life: Scoring a Pad

One of the most difficult parts of apartment life is the actual act of finding one. With so many options and so many resources, the choices can be overwhelming. It’s a tiring act, travelling from apartment to apartment, through walk-through after walk-through. And too often is the story of a renter choosing an apartment and…

Where to Welcome 2014 with Style

There are so many parties happening New Year’s Eve that it’s impossible to list them all. Here are 6 of our favorites. Boogie Fever Cafe & Disco: New Year’s Eve Party 2014 Ferndale, $15 Callahan’s Music Hall: NYE 2014 Auburn Hills, $20 (GA) $40 (Reserved) Music from the Reefermen The Fox Theatre: Charlie Wilson’s New Year’s Eve…