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Best Fireworks In Detroit

The nation has celebrated Fourth of July with fireworks for as long as we can remember. Why? Because John Adams, the second President of the United States, wished it. Today, we have several spots throughout and near Detroit where you can enjoy the fireworks.

06/26/2015

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Family Guide To Sea Life Michigan Aquarium In Detroit

Water is a powerful element, but what lives in water is even more amazing. At Sea Life Aquarium, the beauty of the fish and their environment has been displayed to educate everyone about the beautiful shapes and sizes of aquatic life. From sea horses to sting rays, sharks and even octopi, see these amazing creatures up close and personal.

06/19/2015

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Best Skate Parks In Detroit

Detroit and its surrounding areas offer outdoor fun in skate parks that have other various activities for the active lifestyle.

06/05/2015

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Best Tennis Courts In Detroit

With the return of nice weather, here are Detroit’s best spots for tennis.

05/29/2015

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Ask A Detroit Expert: How To Keep Your Pet Cool This Summer

Detroit residents love their pets, and with May being National Pet Month, it’s more important than ever to keep your pet cool and hydrated.

05/15/2015

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Best Mother’s Day Gifts In Detroit

Celebrate Mother’s Day by walking around the formal gardens forever, or the fantastic brunch overlooking the Detroit River. Give mom a day she’ll always cherish, an experience that will last a lifetime, and bring a smile to her face each time she thinks of her special day.

05/08/2015

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Best Local Gyms That Provide Child Care In Detroit

Summer bodies are made in winter, but competitive racing attitudes are perfected in spring. No matter what age, person or set of responsibilities someone has, everyone should have the ability to go to the gym if they choose.

04/24/2015

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Best Places To Go On A Picnic In Metro Detroit

Say the word “picnic” and everyone knows it will be a family day that is spent outdoors. What child doesn’t love pulling out the big, brown picnic basket and filling it with their favorite foods, then packing up the car with blankets, umbrellas, frisbees, soccer balls, games for the day and possibly the dog? This is a perfect day for children, but it can be a nightmare for adults — especially if the adult doesn’t know where to go. Here is a list of quality places for a fun-filled picnic day.

04/17/2015

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Ask An Expert: Spring Break Staycation Activities For Kids In Detroit

Read about spring break staycation activities for kids in Detroit.

04/06/2015

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Best Playgrounds For A Playdate In Detroit

Playgrounds are filled with wonder and adventure for all ages, making them the perfect spot for a playdate.

04/03/2015

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