Win an Engraved Wood Phone Case from Gone Beachin’!

Win an Engraved Wood Phone Case from Gone Beachin’!

So what exactly does it mean to be ”Gone Beachin’”?

According to our friends at, it is the act of going out to the beach or beaches for any purpose. It could be for simply laying out, long walks, relaxing with friends, water sports, sports on the beach, flying a kite, fishing, running, etc. You name it. If it involves going to the beach, then you have Gone Beachin’ my friend.

Founded in Grand Rapids, Gone Beachin offers a variety of apparel and other items that reflect the beach life.

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The Awesome Mitten was born when I moved back to Michigan from Nashville, TN in September 2010. Almost immediately, I became frustrated. I couldn’t figure out why there weren’t more Michigan residents singing our states praises! I was so irritated, I wrote a Letter to the Editor. Three weeks later, I had started a Facebook page, a Twitter account, and a landing page for the website, determined to do something to make Michigan residents aware of all the cool things going on in their own state. Email me: