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Trick or Trick, Smell My Feet: Halloween in Genesee County Michigan!

Halloween, a holiday filled with mystery, magic, superstition + FUN!  That black cat? Avoid it. Break a mirror?  Seven years of bad luck. And don't dream of stepping on a crack or spilling salt. As you prepare for the magic that is Halloween, here is your guide to Halloween happenings in Genesee County! It is no trick! Click on [...]
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A Genesee County Mom’s Guide to October

October is here! The days of going to the apple orchards are dwindling, but the days of cider and donuts are still aplenty! Not to mention all of the ghouly and ghostly things that are happening this month {look for our "Trick Or Treat, Smell My Feet: Genesee County Guide to Halloween" entry for kid and family-friendly Halloween [...]
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A Genesee County Mom’s Guide to September!

Where has this year gone?! Seriously. How can it already be SEPTEMBER {cue Green Day, "Wake Me Up When September Ends"}?  If your child{ren} haven't already gone back-to-school, chances are they will be soon. But just because school is back in session, doesn't mean that the fun has to end!    Check out happenings in and around [...]
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Staying Private In A Very Public Age

We have chosen to keep my child’s identity private in this very public age. However, I love seeing your children and families in my news feed on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram. Nothing fills my heart like seeing pictures of your newborn. A child’s lost tooth. First {and last} days of school. Family vacations and other milestones. Please, please keep sharing! I love […]

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2017 Fireworks In + Around Genesee County

It's fireworks season! Much further back than you and I can remember, we have celebrated the Fourth of July with the most grandiose of fireworks displays. But why do we celebrate Independence Day by setting off all of these small explosions? Well, because John Adams wanted us to. It is believed that he envisioned fireworks as part of the festivities [...]
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Davison, The City of Flags: A City Highlight

Located in Genesee County, the City of Davison was named after one of Michigan’s great pioneers, Judge Norman Davison. Davison, alongside his four sons, built a saw mill in 1831. Other early industries in the area included a washing machine factory, brick yard, bath tubs {with heaters}, buggy works and a cheese factory. City Hall Also housing Davison […]

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