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Best Sledding Hills in Metro Detroit

This is a guest blog post from Courtney Howell of Motherhood & Main, a place where moms can come together and connect as they journey through the various crossroads of motherhood. Originally published in January 2016, updated December 2019. After being spoiled by record-breaking temperatures in the mid-fifties for the...

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Avoid Winter Workout Woes with These Safety Tips

  Michigan winters mean snow, ice, freezing temperatures and darker days. Even though staying active during these conditions may not seem ideal, there are many health benefits, both physical and mental, to working out during the winter months. Of course, adding snow and ice to a workout routine presents additional challenges and health...

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Winter Sledding at Booth Park in Birmingham

Winter is here and we are gearing up for a lot of fun in the snow and sun.  With so many wonderful parks in Metro Detroit featuring outdoor winter activities, there is no reason not to get outside and play.  Sledding is a favorite winter pastime in Metro Detroit.  The winter...

Riley Park Ice Rink

Riley Park Ice Rink is located at 33113 Grand River Avenue in Downtown Farmington.  The Riley Park Ice Rink is open daily, weather permitting and offers free outdoor ice skating.  The city-owned rink does not offer skate rentals, but some skates are available for guests to borrow. The ice rink is open...

Winter Car Seat Safety Tips!

When driving in the car with small children, most parents and caregivers will naturally do everything they can to ensure the children in their care are safe. Fortunately, today’s vehicles are equipped with advanced safety technology. And with a PwC forecast showing about 107 million vehicles will be manufactured globally in 2020,...

Woodhaven Sledding Hill: Downriver Sledding Spot

Look no further for a Wayne County sledding hotspot once the snow falls! The Woodhaven Sledding Hill is the place to be. Check out some of our other favorite sledding hills in Metro Detroit. The “Woodhaven Sledding Hill” as the in-the-know metro Detroit natives call it is located at 23101 Hall Road,...

Winter Fun at Bloomer Park: Sledding and Snowshoeing

There’s a saying: If you can’t beat them, join them. Well, that apparently goes for winter as well. Old Man Winter isn’t going anywhere anytime soon, so on a recent Sunday afternoon, my family suited up for some winter fun at Bloomer Park in Rochester.  The park, which is on John R Road...

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