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Loving Locks Empowers Natural Beauty

Loving Locks in Plymouth stands out as a community-focused hub for individuals seeking to embrace their natural hair through Sisterlocks® and other loc services.

Megan Shuchman and 826michigan: Supporting Local Students Through Writing  

Meet Megan Shuchman, Executive Director of the non-profit 826michigan and dedicated supporter of youth in the Ann Arbor area.

Meet Chef Allie Lyttle of LaLa’s Too

Chef Allie Lyttle of LaLa’s Too began her journey with food as a teenager who was just hoping for a paycheck. Lyttle, a wife...

Diana Marsh: Thistle and Bess Owner and Mom

Diana Marsh is the owner of Thistle and Bess, an Ann Arbor antique shop, and mother to two year old Roman. Marsh has always had...

Rebecca McGregor Makes a Splash at Goldfish Swim School

When it comes to the vast pool of business, Rebecca McGregor is perfectly comfortable being thrown into the deep end…literally. As Vice President of...

Meet Katie Robinson: Owner of Botanical Bakeshop

Katie Robinson is an artist. Her blank canvas begins with cake and with her chosen mediums of fondant, frosting and piping, she creates a...

The Truth About Tablets and Toddlers

Infants need a lot of care, from feeding and bathing to countless diaper changes. But do babies need tablets? Manufacturers have been marketing “Baby’s...

Get to know Sarah Garot and Anne Seyferth of Just Between Friends Ann Arbor

When children seem to grow as fast as weeds in the summertime, bargains are absolutely necessary to keep up with the need for new...

Get to Know Dr. Anthony DeBenedet and His Philosophy of Parent-Child Play

When Dr. Anthony DeBenedet would tell kids to go outside and play, you could probably find him playing right alongside them. DeBenedet, a gastroenterologist and...

The 16 Weird Pregnancy Symptoms and How I Learned to Cope Using Humor

Pregnancy is a magical time, full of the creation of life, they say.  It is also chock full of uncomfortable and even painful experiences, many...

Advice From Local Washtenaw County Dads

Dads, you are important! Loving, nurturing dads can improve the outcomes for children, with better performances academically, better behavior socially, and better development emotionally....

Get to Know New Mom and Co-Owner of The Getup Vintage: Kaylan Mitchell

Co-owner of The Getup Vintage and new mom Kaylan Mitchell gives her first-hand account of second-hand fashion. We may be looking for ways to reduce...