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fav thingsEvery Michigander knows that when the weather is nice you HAVE to take advantage of it – so outdoor dinning is a must during warm months. And no matter what the weather – we love a great beer, especially when they are brewed in our great state of Michigan. Here is a list of the best places to experience both…. (more…)

Stumbling Upon 51 North Brewery

My husband Dan and I had some time to kill before meeting our friends for dinner in Lake Orion. We were casually walking around their quaint downtown area when we stumbled upon 51 North Brewery.

As we walked through their patio into the spacious bar, Dan and I both thought the same thing…”this is the perfect neighborhood spot.” ¬†Once we sat down and looked around, we realized our intuition was spot on! 51 North has mug club memberships, open mic night, live bands and a fabulous menu of Michigan craft beers – all designed to keep people coming back. They even have their own t-shirts!

The t-shirts hanging from the ceiling!

The t-shirts hanging from the ceiling!