"See. Shop. Learn." at Crafty Goodness — New Arts Store Opening in Lakewood

I don’t really consider myself very good at producing art.  Sure, I enjoy sketching and painting, but my ability there is pretty limited. And if you get me near any sort of craft that demands a lot of physical dexterity, I’m often defeated by an innate clumsiness. Understanding how much talent and skill is…

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Guest Blog Post: Cleveland and its many craft fairs

The concept of shopping locally for hand made items has always been something Clevelanders can get behind.  I have several (or at least one) memories of my own mom making eucalyptus wreaths and taking us all to a big church hall to run around and meet other women who were selling…

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The Holy Trifecta of Costume Shopping: Chelsea's, The Cleveland Shop and Flower Child

In my post about Cedar Point’s Halloweekends I made no bones about the fact that I’m a huge fan of Halloween.  Because of this, you’d think I enjoy shopping for Halloween costumes.  You’d be wrong. While I love plotting what I’m going to be for Halloween and actually dressing up in the costume, I’ve been disappointed time and…

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Guest Blog Post: A First-Timer's Guide To The Best People Watching Spots Coventry….

Editor’s Note: As I mentioned in my last entry, I’m taking a short vacation from posting and Elizabeth Grepp – friend of the blog – has graciously agreed to  write a guest post about her adventures in Cleveland Heights. If you also would like an opportunity to share how you’ve clued into Cleveland,…

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