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272. The Rec Bowl - September 13, 2017 - Mount Clemens, MI

The Rec Bowl is a bowling alley in Mount Clemens. But in the warm-weather months, it’s also a popular venue for live music, which I discovered firsthand during a Wednesday-night visit in mid-September. 428 more words

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270. Journey's End Coffee Shop - September 2, 2017 - Saint Clair Shores, MI

After breakfast at the Original Pancake House in Grosse Pointe Woods (which I’m always happy to visit because they have some of the best bacon EVER), I decided to stop into Journey’s End Coffee Shop in Saint Clair Shores to enjoy a cappuccino and catch up on some journaling. 86 more words

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267. Juan Miguel's - August 12, 2017 - Clinton Township, MI

August 12 was a busy day for me, as I’d inadvertently overbooked my social calendar. The up side was that I got to hang out with two beloved friends and try… 269 more words

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264. Watermark Bar & Grille - August 11, 2017 - Saint Clair Shores, MI

 As with several of the current restaurants on the Nautical Mile, the Watermark Bar & Grille has a legacy: it used to be the Beach Grill and then Tin Fish. 223 more words

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262. Donut Factory - August 9, 2017 - Warren, MI

Four words, people: CHOCOLATE HONEY-GLAZED DONUT. Those four words equal pure shining goodness and love, in my vocabulary!

Last month, I discovered that the people at the Donut Factory – a bakery/café on Mound Road just south of 12 Mile in Warren – most definitely know what the heck they are doing when they craft their namesake pastry. 475 more words

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260. Testa Barra - July 13, 2017 - Macomb, MI

I was admittedly primed to love Testa Barra, because when I rolled up there for dinner back in July not long after the then-new restaurant had opened, I saw working there that night not one, not two, but… 306 more words

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Do you have two hours to make a huge difference in the life of a homebound senior citizen?

Many people know that Meals on Wheels is a food delivery service for the homebound. However, what some may not know is how impactful the moments of contact between the volunteer and the recipient can be. 230 more words

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