Home Doll sale 100 days before Christmas-Yeah, I said it

100 days before Christmas-Yeah, I said it


The forecast for the weekend calls for sunshine and temperatures in the ’80s. The calendar says we should be thinking about fall and all that it brings to Michigan. Things like hay rides, pumpkins, apple picking, college football, and Halloween. But guess what? There are 100 days until Christmas.

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100 days until snowy roads. 100 days until the ice on your wiper blades. 100 days until snow droppings form behind your tires.

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It also means 100 days until hot chocolate is steadily. 100 days until boots and sweaters are required. 100 days until breathtaking winds occur. 100 days until news of comfort and joy. 100 days until good humor and the spread of love and laughter with friends and family.

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Don’t feel it? In Michigan, there are a few places that really know how to get you in the seasonal spirit. You can plan now knowing that Christmas this year is expected to be different from last year.

In early December, in Midtown Detroit, you’ll find singers, horse-drawn carriage rides, vacation shopping, family-friendly crafts, and shows.

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Frankenmuth offers a stopover in the world-famous Bronners Christmas Shop, where you’ll find just about any Christmas ornament imaginable.

In Grand Rapids, you can catch a performance of The Nutcracker, A Christmas Story, The Musical and Holiday Pops with the Grand Rapids Symphony.

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Holland presents its annual Parade of Lights event. Over 80 decorated bands, floats and vehicles are adorned with thousands of Christmas lights.

Mackinac Island was previously named one of the best Christmas towns by HGTV. Probably because of the carriages, the charm and the shopping!

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Traverse City turns into a winter wonderland with skiing, snowshoeing and snowmobile rides.

Rochester shines brightly as downtown businesses are covered in twinkling lights.

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During the holiday season, Greenfield Village in Dearborn is unique with a lantern-lit adventure through a living snow globe filled with skating, fireworks and live music.

You have 100 days to make your plans. Rekindle the spirit that may have been shaken over the past few months.

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