Ditch the GPS (and the men). Festivities kick off with martinis and risotto at a nearby café, we’ll recommend a great place to eat so you don’t have to do the hit and miss thing. After a stress-free evening and gourmet breakfast, it’s off to the shops and cafes in Saugatuck and Douglas. Then it’s off to Chef LaPerriere’s kitchen where you’ll hone your cooking skills, tucked back in the woods on a private lake. Chef LaPerriere will confidently guide you on a culinary journey. His passion for food, thorough explanation of techniques, and easy-going approach to learning will have you cooking like a pro in no time. Package includes two nights at Sherwood Forest Bed and Breakfast, on-hands cooking instruction available for 2 to 10 people. The cost of this package ranges from $650 to $2450. For more information, call (800) 838-1246.