It wouldn’t be much of a Small Business Saturday here on the blog if we didn’t talk for a minute about a….local small business. Brilliant, right?
I think I can speak for Lisa as well as myself when I say that we’ve both been making an effort to spend a whole lot more of our money with local vendors and a whole lot less at major shopping chains and discount stores. … Read More
Does Black Friday (Pre-Black Friday, Cyber Monday, Etc.) make you want to rip your hair out, cry in horror and drink copious amounts of booze? Yeah, me too.
If you want to avoid the UGG wearing, Coach purse-toting monsters who are equipped with a bad attitude and shortage of manners at Wal-Mart – you’re in luck because we’re surrounded by talented artisans in this area who gather to host shopping events for the public.… Read More
I’ve been meaning to write this post since April. It is now November, for those of you, like me, who occasionally need reminded of the month and maybe the season.
However, I think my procrastination is working out for the blogging best here, because we are now SMACK into peak pie season.… Read More
It may be a little colder, and a little darker outside, but that shouldn’t put a damper on your weekend. Here are some places to go and things to do after your 8-5 grind is kaput today.
Green – Market District.… Read More
Recently, Collyn and I were invited to preview two new exhibitions at MOCA (Museum of Contemporary Art), and couldn’t pass up the opportunity to head up to Cleveland on a Friday afternoon.
The museum has been open for two years at this location, but has been around since 1968.… Read More
Last Friday, Lisa and I went on an ultra-rare, non-work-related day trip to the C-L-E. (#FridayFunday? …no, please no. Forget I typed that.) We both love a good meal out, modern art, and Cleveland, so the combo of the three – and a ‘press’ invite to preview some new art installations – was compelling enough for us to take a half a day off of work.… Read More
There are some good places for breakfast in North Canton, but sometimes it’s hard to break from somewhere you know you love. Sometimes that “#3 with cinnamon roll, chicken sausage, potato pancakes and egg whites” breakfast is calling your name… can you tell that we have a Sunday morning go-to?… Read More
I guess you could say the Two Amused Bouches are a ‘domestic goddess’ kick. First Lisa’s recipe for pudding shots, now mine for crispy chicken wings. (Both just happen to be great additions to your next gameday party.)
Funny about those wings though.… Read More
It seems as though the end of October brings a flurry of holidays upon us. First Halloween, Thanksgiving, Hanukkah, Christmas, and the New Year. And if your family and friends are anything like mine, a fun adult consumable is always welcome.… Read More