I try and shop local. I think it's important. I live in Eastown so I shop local stores and buy food from local places. So when our shovel was stolen from in front of our house...in Eastown. I naturally go to a local shop to get a shovel.
I live in Eastown. A quirky little section of the East part of Grand Rapids. Hence the name Easrtown. There are a couple of signature events in Eastown every year, The bizarre Bizarre in June. And the Eastown Street fair in September. This will be my fourth street fair.
Sad day in Eastown today as legendary Chef and grandmother Marie Catrib has passed away at the age of 65. The restaurant that bares her name was business as usual today after the news of her death spread through town.
I love my List...CraigsList! Use it, I get a royalty everytime you use it, so please do! Here's the latest "Best of Craigslist" Post. It's a guy trying to find something....but the something isn't a person. It's a--well read on.
The weather has broken, it's not going to be an oven, and there's lots to do in West Michigan this weekend! This is one of those weekends we dream about in February when it's 8 degrees and snowing like a big dog! Sunny and about 80 all weekend, and plenty to do! Get out and enjoy it!
I live in Eastown, and love it! And no disrespect to my local fav hangout Schmohz's Brewery on Patterson (I do loves me a Sammi Rae Root Beer), news of the Harmony Brewing Company opening on Lake in Eastown at the end of the month is heavenly! Now you have to know something about me, I don't drink. Just never have. So why am I happy about a new Brewpup opening?