Posts tagged: Grand Rapids

Travel // Day Trip to Grand Rapids, Michigan

My sister-in-law, Bethany, was graduating with her master’s degree and we definitely wanted to be at the ceremony to celebrate her big accomplishment. Marc and I decided to take Friday off and so did Marc’s brother, Matt, and his fiancee, Meg. I had a list of things to do that I thought would be fun until the graduation ceremony in Grand Rapids, but there was no race to check everything off the list. I wanted to have a relaxed, fun time.   Our first stop was Marie Catrib’s (a restaurant from my Where I Want to Eat in 2012!) We walked… Continue reading

Food Adventure // Reserve

I’m going to tell you guys something that I think only you will understand. One of the first things I did for the New Year was make a list of places I wanted to eat in 2012. With the help of a new-to-me Detroit blog, Eat it Detroit, I quickly managed to make a list of 10 places in the metro Detroit area and 3 places in Grand Rapids. One of the Grand Rapids spots is Reserve. Their unique menu, local ingredients and extensive wine list pushed it to the top of the list. Grand Rapids is 2 hours or so… Continue reading