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Holiday Getaway to Chicago

After Thanksgiving, Chicago’s most festive hot spots take you above the lights—or at least strolling through them.
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Adding a Midwest Twist to Meal Kits

A Wisconsin entrepreneur combines her oh-so-Madison self with the meal kit craze with local sourcing, sustainable packaging and chef-caliber fare.
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7 Ways to Live Well This Winter

Brave the low temps and get outside on New Year’s Day—you’ll thank us later. Plus, ideas for adding muesli to your menu, making your holidays more green, and tracking exercise on your phone.
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An 89-Year-Old Ohio Grandmother and Her Grandson Are Road-Tripping to All U.S. National Parks

Ohio natives Brad Ryan and his grandmother Joy share their experience with mending their relationship, taking an epic road trip to visit all 61 U.S. national parks, having an Instagram following of over 20,000, and the best and worst parts of being on the road.
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Q&A with Luke Bryan

MWL talks to country star and American Idol judge Luke Bryan about bringing his annual Farm Tour to the Midwest this fall—and his fave state fair foods.
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3 Hidden-Gem Michigan Fall Road Trips

These weekend destinations may keep low profiles, but they earn high marks for art, history and outdoor fun.
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Fall Adventures in Michigan's Keweenaw Peninsula

Whether you want to rev up or relax, the history-steeped Keweenaw Peninsula has you covered. Lake Superior shoreline, colorful forests and remnants of the country’s first copper boom dominate the remote area’s landscape.
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Fall Weekend Getaway to Grand Rapids

The glasses in Grand Rapids are always half-full—of something distilled, chilled, steeped or brewed. Check out some of our top stops for a weekend in Grand Rapids, Michigan.