The Village of Rochester Hills Celebrates 20th Anniversary with a Grand Celebration

Cheers to 20 Years Robert B. Aikens and Associates, owners of The Village of Rochester Hills, Michigan’s premier outdoor lifestyle shopping center, will be commemorating the center’s 20th Anniversary September 24, 2022 with a grand celebration “Cheers to 20 Years.”  Twenty years ago, Robert B. Aikens and Associates redeveloped the original Meadowbrook Mall site and Michigan’s first lifestyle concept, and The Village of Rochester Hills opened its doors to the community. The Village … [Read more...]

Whole Foods Apologizes for Overcharging Customers

The CEO's of Whole Foods Market have issued an apology in the wake of an investigation that uncovered the stores regularly overcharged customers for prepackaged foods. Whole Foods has five stores in southeast Michigan, including one in Rochester Hills. Read the full story on The Patch. … [Read more...]

Eating for your Immune System

There's vitamins, essential oils and prescriptions, oh my. When sickness strikes, we will try anything. Many of my friends have kids who are struggling to fight off stubborn infections this winter, and they just don't know what else to do. Though I don't claim to be an expert, one way our family stays healthy is by taking a proactive view of what we eat, and we do it in conscious thought of boosting our immune system. You can feel stuffed and satisfied in your belly and yet your body can be … [Read more...]

Community Kindness

The last time my husband went to the grocery store, the checkout clerk told him how friendly our special needs son was on our previous trip there. She mentioned how happy he seemed with "the nanny." The thing is, we don't have a nanny. Trust me, I'd love a nanny — I dream of what it would be like if we did. And I'll take it as a compliment that I look young enough compared to my husband to be confused as "the nanny." What made this humorous experience so notable to me wasn't the flattering … [Read more...]

Peaceful-Birthing Class at Whole Foods in Rochester Hills Feb 3rd

Feb 3 7pm,  FREE   Whole Foods Market Rochester Hills 2918 Walton Blvd., Rochester Hills, MI 48309 REGISTRATION REQ:  248-371-1400   Preparing Mind and Body - Overcoming Fear of Childbirth Join HypnoBirthing parents Janice & Will Rex-Weaver of Peaceful Birthing, as they explore how fear affects labor and intensifies sensations while birthing.  Peaceful Birthing teaches expectant parents HypnoBirthing childbirth education, a beautiful method which combines relaxation, breathing and … [Read more...]

Crittenton, Whole Foods Market, and A Healthy Diet

ROCHESTER, MI – Crittenton’s healthcare experts and renowned chef share the latest information on breast cancer and healthy eating.  This important program will be offered Tuesday, October 26 from 6:30 p.m. to 8 p.m. at Whole Foods in Rochester Hills.  Chef Michelle Bommarito will provide excellent nutrition information and Elayne Arterbery, MD and Pamela Johnson, MD will offer information on breast cancer and healthy eating. Cost for the event is $5 and advanced registration is required.  … [Read more...]