A Scenic Summer Road Trip in Mid-Michigan

A Scenic Summer Road Trip in Mid-Michigan - Awesome Mitten

Summer is in the air, so people are hitting the road all over Michigan. Many people gravitate to the coasts of the lower peninsula, but Mid-Michigan also offers the road tripper expansive parks, history, scenic countrysides, small-town charm and more. One such Mid-Michigan road trip you can take is driving the length of M-52. M-52 […]

A Michigan Thanksgiving Celebration

Awesome Mitten - Thanksgiving

Celebrate the Mitten this Thanksgiving with a hearty¬†Michigan meal. Here are some ideas to get you started: Turkey: The main dish! Tom Otto’s Turkey Farm in Middleville is estimated to process over 12,000 turkeys this year. Visit them the week before Thanksgiving to get your bird. Another option is to check out Michigan Turkey Producers,¬†a […]

Day 158: Chelsea Teddy Bear Company

For many of us, the teddy bear is one of first gifts that we remember receiving. They accompanied us in our beds nightly, protecting us from whatever monsters may be lurking in the closet. The town of Chelsea is home to the Chelsea Teddy Bear Company. The teddy bear shop is located on Main Street […]