11 Michigan Events to Fall into October

11 Michigan Events to Fall into October - The Awesome Mitten

As the air begins to chill and the leaves change hues, fall is an exciting reality for Michiganders. October is here and it’s time to embark on autumn festivities and fun. Whether your idea of fall fun includes tasty seasonal treats, a haunted night out, carving a pumpkin, or enjoying the bright hues of the leaves, […]

Unique Spots for Spring Break Family Staycations

Finally, the snow is starting to melt. It’s almost as if spring is right around the corner and you know what that means—spring break! If you’re searching for some spring break destinations, but don’t have nearly enough frequent flier miles or piggy banks, perhaps the “staycation” is more up your alley. Here is a list of […]

Five Ideas to Make the Most of the 2015 Holiday Season in Grand Rapids

Five Ideas to Make the Most of the 2015 Holiday Season in Grand Rapids - Awesome Mitten

Whether or not you are ready for the holiday season, it is coming on quickly with Thanksgiving later this week. In West Michigan, we had the lovely surprise of freshly fallen snow this weekend just in time for the festivities! If you are having a little trouble getting into the holiday spirit, or if you […]