Pavilion Wharf Bar & Grille {Restaurant Review}


Saturday was one of those lazy weekends where DH and I decided to head over to Odd Side Ales. On the way we realized we hadn’t eaten lunch yet so we decided to find a place near the pub. We ended up visiting the Pavilion Wharf Bar & Grille.

Where’s the best pizza in Grand Rapids?

Photo from Jet's Pizza

Recently an editor from Slice contacted me and asked for advice on what the best pizza is in Grand Rapids. My standby is Jet 10 (love the 8 sides!), but when we had our wedding rehearsal dinner we served Bridge Street Pizza (back when there was a previous owner). So what did I tell him?

5 West Michigan Valentine’s Day Gift Ideas


Looking for Valentine’s Day gifts other than beer? Amy Ruis from Art of the Table has these local suggestions:

Made In Michigan: Moe Pritchett’s Barbeque Sauce


There were a lot of barbeque sauce makers at the Making It In Michigan conference, but I distinctly remember Moe’s being one of the best!

Made in Michigan: Keeki


Here’s another cool business I discovered at the Making It In Michigan Conference! This one features ‘Good-for-you’ Organic & Gluten Free Products for Kids.

Yet Another Daily Coupon: Tryitlocal


With daily coupons like Groupon and Living Social (see affiliate links on sidebar), one wonders if we *really* need another one. But I’m really intrigued by the Holland Area Chamber of Commerce’s participation in tryitlocal.

Made In Michigan: Eden Organic


Sometimes, I hear about a company, love its products, and then love it even more when I find out it’s made in Michigan. Such was the case with Eden Organics.

Palazzolo Artisan Gelatos and Sorbettos to be featured on Food Network!


I’m ashamed to admit that I have never tried Palazzolo Artisan Gelatos and Sorbettos, despite the fact that my friend over at The Big Binder raves about them all the time. Now that it’s going to be famouos, I really should go check it out!

Michigan Cottage Food Law: Great Idea or Just a Joke?


Local food advocates rejoiced at the passage of the Michigan Cottage Food Law. Apparently, though, not everyone is impressed.

Made In Michigan: The Blueberry Store!

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It’s Friday, time to feature another Michigan business! Today we are featuring The Blueberry Store.

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