Crystal Lake Alpaca Farm

UTR-Webmaster Episode 802

(231) 920-7085 4907 River Rd, Frankfort, MI 49635 WEBSITE Now if you’re wondering what the heck these exotic animals are, they’re the illusive alpaca. Well, actually they’re pretty common in this neck of the woods thanks to The Crystal Lake Alpaca Farm. And speaking of necks … these awesome animals appear to have ample. Chris Nelson is the pied piper …

Beaver Island Toy Museum & Store, The

UTR-Webmaster Episode 701

(231) 448-2480 37970 Michigan Ave, Beaver Island, MI 49782 WEBSITE No matter how old you are … you’ve still got a kid inside you … well, if you wanna let that kid “out” for a while … you gotta walk “in” here. When you walk into The Beaver Island Toy Museum you’ll think you’re dreaming … dreaming of when toys …

Preuss Pets

UTR-Webmaster Episode 612

(517) 339-1762 1127 N Cedar St, Lansing, MI 48906 WEBSITE If you’re looking for a zoological paradise where you can purchase some pretty cool pets … Preuss Pets in Lansing’s Old town is the perfect place to peruse. Not only is it Michigan’s largest family owned pet store … Its probably on of the most awesome places you’ll ever go …

Herman’s Boy

UTR-Webmaster Episode 508

(616) 866-2900 220 Northland Dr NE, Rockford, MI 49341 www.hermansboy.com When you first walk into Herman’s Boy, it can be overwhelming. It’s 5 unique businesses all rolled into one, with one family making it all happen. I’m telling ya this place had a little bit of everything we needed … and everything looked good. Jeff Havemeier is son number one …

Old Town General Store, The

UTR-Webmaster Episode 407

(517) 487-6847 408 E. Grand River, Lansing, MI 48906 www.oldtown-generalstore.com You know, back in the day, every town in America had a general store, but not so much any more. Well, here in Old Town, there’s a brand new old general store. Wait … I’m confused. Lansing’s Old Town is a place where young people are opening businesses and redefining …

Peanut Shoppe, The

UTR-Webmaster Episode 407

(517) 374-0008 117 Washington Square South, Lansing, MI 48933 Say you’re a squirrel, you live in Lansing, you berried your nuts nd now you can’t find them. What do you do? Oh …. Perfect !!! Actually, this is where most Lansing land mammals come for salty, savory, nutty snacks. The Peanut Shop has been part of this community for almost …

Jampot, The

UTR-Webmaster Episode 404

6500, M-26, Eagle Harbor, MI 49950 societystjohn.com SESONAL BUSINESS!! CALL FOR HOURS. When it comes to Michigan jams and jellies .. I think I found Heaven on earth. That’s right … we’re at the Jampot .. a little bakery and jam shop on M26 just north of Eagle River. And, what makes this place so unique … well, these sweet …