13 Michigan Chocolate Shops You Need To Try

The Awesome Mitten 13 Cupcakes You Need to Try in MI List was a big hit. We thought we should continue the confectionery crawl onto the holy grail of desserts: chocolate. We’re here to share with you the best places to get your chocolate fix in Michigan. Whether you’ve got allergies to nuts, soy, dairy, wheat, […]

Getzloff’s Corn Maze | Upper Peninsula

Corn mazes, pumpkin patches, and hayrides are all part of fall in Michigan’s Upper Peninsula, and Getzloff’s Corn Maze near Escanaba, MI, has all that and more. If you’re looking for a fun place to spend a few hours with family or friends while soaking up the best that fall has to offer, Getzloff’s Corn […]

Surrounded By Outdoor Adventures In Ludington Park – Escanaba #MittenTrip

During my MittenTrip to Escanaba, I found that Ludington Park is more than just your average park. It offers acres of beach, water sports, land adventure, and scenic beauty that demonstrates what Michigan’s Upper Peninsula is really about. This vast park has something that every age group can enjoy and provides hours of entertainment. In […]

A #MittenTrip to Escanaba: Paradise in the UP

Michigan’s Upper Peninsula is best known for the large number of year-round outdoor activities it offers. My #MittenTrip to Escanaba encompassed the best of the best when it comes to summertime in the UP. I spent my weekend on beaches, in the water, and drinking great local brews on patios; read on to discover which part […]

The Escanaba Pathway Ski and Snowshoe Trails

the escanaba pathway trail

The Escanaba Pathway Trail System is one of those things I’ve been driving by for years but never made the time to stop and check it out. Well, thankfully that changed this year and I can now say with confidence that this little “in town” trail system is definitely a hidden gem. Skiing, Snowshoeing and […]

The Waterfront Art Festival

waterfront art festival

The 2013 Waterfront Festival was held on a beautiful sunny day this August in Escanaba’s Ludington Park. The festival may be less popular than Marquette’s Art on the Rocks, but the quality of the work on display is comparable and the turnout was terrific. A Great Collection of Art, Food and Fun in Escanaba, MI […]