Whitehouse Restaurant


May 8th, 2019 / No Comments

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While many tourists try to hit historic landmarks like Mount Rushmore, The Bean or The White House, I try to hit historic restaurants like The Whitehouse. …read more

The Family Diner

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August 6th, 2016 / No Comments

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Every year since I was a child my family would camp out in Lake City, Michigan at a small camp ground on a beautiful lake.  Since the only real franchise here is a McDonald’s it gives me an opportunity to try so many of the surrounding mom and pop shops.  The one I walked into today was the Lake City Family Diner and I was not disappointed. …read more

Fleetwood Diner

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April 9th, 2016 / No Comments

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You should never limit a meal to a time frame.  Breakfast specifically can be enjoyed anytime day or night.  In Ann Arbor they have a spot where the “hippy hash” can be enjoyed 24 hours a day and that place is The Fleetwood Diner. …read more

Flap Jack


April 1st, 2016 / No Comments

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Breakfast in a college town is no joke.  When visiting a friend at Michigan State University in Lansing she suggested we stop into a Flap Jack for breakfast.  She had the right idea and that’s for sure. …read more

Family Pancake House

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August 11th, 2015 / No Comments

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After being in the car for the last 34 hours my friends and I arrived in Redmond, Washington which is said to house a pancake house that offers some of the best breakfast foods in the Pacific NW.  I am talking about The Family Pancake House and since we arrived early in the morning might as well get our fill for breakfast. …read more

The Southerner


August 9th, 2015 / No Comments

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On the Kalamazoo river in Saugatuck Michigan lies a southern staple like nothing Michigan has seen before.  A restaurant that makes you feel like a kid again sitting at grandmas table.  The Southerner is the place I speak of and nothing compares. …read more

Nick’s House of Pancakes


October 16th, 2014 / No Comments

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While coming into Ann Arbor Michigan for a day of shopping and spending time with friends, I decided to search for a breakfast spot.  I came across Nick’s House of Pancakes and am glad I did.

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deBoer Bakkerij


June 13th, 2014 / No Comments

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Located in Holland, Michigan is an authentic dutch bakery that offers some of the best breakfast in the Midwest.  And living in this town I get to go here numerous times so it is only fitting I spread my love for the lovely deBoer Bakkerij. …read more



October 17th, 2013 / No Comments

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I am going to be very up front when I say that the best fried chicken is in Asheville, North Carolina.  If you don’t believe me you haven’t been to HomeGrown yet. …read more

The Flying Pig


May 2nd, 2013 / 1 Comment

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Located in the International District of Spokane Washington is a mother daughter sandwich shop that brings me back to being a kid and waiting for my grandma to make me lunch. …read more