It's a St. Louis Thing is shipping many of your favorite items all over the country. To appear on the website, www.itsastlouisthing.com, the product has to originate in St. Louis. Food fuels the site, but local artists, musicians, and authors can also be found.
"It's a love of my city and the products that are in it and the creativity of the people here," explained Paul Fresta, founder.
You can also find many of the items at the Soulard Market every Saturday from 8am-3pm.
Fresta has a line of products that read, "It's a St. Louis Thing... you wouldn't understand," $2 from each of those items purchased goes directly to the local charities below.
Cancer Care Foundation - www.steinbergwinterclassic.com/cancer-care-foundation
VJMancuso Memorial Fund - www.vjman.org
To browse the items available check out www.itsastlouisthing.com