Blu Jazz+ in Akron is swanky, yet low-key and has such a wonderful underground feel that you can’t help but feel as though you’re in an exclusive spot, not known yet to the public.
But luckily, it’s not that exclusive, and it’s not that hard to find.… Read More
Found sandwiched between an old run-down residential neighborhood and the newly renovated Battery Park in Cleveland, you’ll find Graffiti: A Social Kitchen.
Park on the street and head on inside of the multi-level, Detroit Shoreway restaurant. You’ll be greeted by a smiling host, before choosing to sit in the upstairs dining room, downstairs at the bar or the high tops/communal table.… Read More
When was the last time you were in Kent? Ever? It’s a college town, sure, but that’s what loads it full of character, and potential.
I went to Kent State University, and I genuinely treasure the memories I have of the entire experience. … Read More
Frigid temperatures and near-blizzard conditions put getting a good cup of hot coffee at the very top of my to-do list.
Of course in a 5 mile radius we have the usual Dunkin’ Donuts and Starbucks (a few of them actually) but the luster of those chains are, well, meh.… Read More
Brunching with parents, partners or your best girlfriends, regardless of who your company is, it’s always an event to look forward to. Savory meets sweet and salty, booze is appropriate, and because the mid-meal is offered by only a select few, finding a new spot for brunch is exhilarating.… Read More
Last week, Lisa shared our recent visit to the *new* Aladdin’s Eatery in North Canton. It bears mentioning again: a must-order is their hummus. Yes, humble ol’ hummus. Aladdin’s version, however, is anything but plain; it’s amazingly smooth, flavorful and creamy.… Read More