Meet The Monks Making The Best Baked Goods You Can Buy Online

No one goes to the Keweenaw Peninsula of Michigan by accident. It’s a remote area with beaches and cabins that provide unobstructed views of the Lake Superior sunset. On a road called Sand Dunes Drive, tucked between a waterfall called Jacob’s Falls and an expansive stone-and-sand beach, there’s a Catholic skete that’s responsible for some […]

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A Tiny Cocktail Revolution Stirring In A Remote Town Of 8,000

Between its craggy rock shores, its massive ore docks rising out of icy lake water, and its sheer remoteness, the wild and far-flung landscape of Michigan’s Upper Peninsula doesn’t exactly look like an opportune market for a craft cocktail scene. Yet, that hasn’t stopped Steph Tepkasetkul from serving fellow Yoopers her own specialty drinks—the caliber […]

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The Food That Reminds Me Of Home: Pepperoni Roll

Haute cuisine might not be what comes to mind when people think of the region where I grew up – Appalachian Ohio, bordering West Virginia – and that’s fair. If you take a look at the area on this Appalachian Regional Commission map, you’ll see it’s sprinkled with red, which marks places considered to be […]

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