Family trees: When not at his practice, Dr. Peter Mutch (at far right), spends his time running Mutch’s Hidden Pines tree far with his wife Nancy (third from left) and their sons, (at left) Andy Mutch and Dr. Nate Mutch.
THIS TIME OF YEAR, DR. PETER MUTCH MOVES FROM MOLAR ROOTS TO BLUE-SPRUCE ROOTS WITH EASE.
“I’ve been thinking.”
Dr. Pete Mutch jokes that when he utters this phrase, his wife of 39 years prepares for an adventure. “Nan says they are the worst three words that come out of my mouth.”
The Michigan dentist and his wife, who now live 30 miles from where they attended Marlette High School together, met during their senior year. “Went to the prom together, we were king and queen together,” he said with obvious affection.
So when he suggested they and their teenage sons move to 80 acres on the northern edge of the Detroit metro area to turn a family tradition into a family business, the answer was yes.
What began in 1993 as a restoration project on an old farmhouse and barn branched into the Mutch’s Hidden Pines that exists today at 303 W. Newark Road in Lapeer, Mich., which features more than 60,000 Christmas trees of different varieties. Continue reading
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