All posts by Ann Arbor Family Staff

Meijer Embraces Local Cafe

Renovations at the Ann Arbor-Saline Road Meijer have brought a variety of refreshment and caffeinated options at the Michigan-based Sweetwaters Coffee & Tea. The cafe area includes a hand-drawn chalk mural done by local artist, Michelle Abbey. If you’re lucky, you might run into Chop, Sweetwaters’ dragon who roams the store with free samples or

Horse Club Comes To Life

This toy is any horse-loving child’s dream! The Schleich Horse Club Caravan for Secret Club Meetings includes a fun set of four figurines; horse enthusiasts Hannah, Sofia, Lisa, and Sarah. Many parts in this 36 piece set are functional, like the foldable. And, a secret compartment serves as a hiding place. Ages 5+. $59.99 |

New Custom Grief Center For Children And Teens

Sadly, 1 in 12 children in the state of Michigan will experience the death of a parent or sibling by the age 18. Ele’s Place Ann Arbor, the only non-profit community-based organization with a mission dedicated to creating awareness of and support for grieving children, teens and their families has opened the doors to their

A Second Aldi, More Low-Prices For Washtenaw County Shoppers

Aldi, the German discount grocery chain, known for low prices and small stores, is shaking up its Washtenaw County presence this fall with a new location, opening in November, on Carpenter Road. Additionally, the store branch on Dexter Road will be closed from mid-September to mid-October for a major remodel. The new concept will include

Harvest Festival In Pittsfield Township

Get ready for the 11th Annual Harvest Festival! There will be tons of fun activities offered that are great for the whole family. Live music will be performed by the Saline Fiddlers and the Silver Strings Dulcimer Society. There will be opportunities to learn art such as spinning, weaving and wood carving. You can make

Take A Dip With The Fishes

Garra Rufa fish have arrived at Briarwood Mall for your exfoliation needs with an enjoyable and unique experience. Garra Spas opened a location in Briarwood Mall in July. This breed of fish is known for the gentle tickling sensation they create while exfoliating dead skin off customers feet. The new store is located next to