Toledo Spotlight: Toledo Spirits Company

When I returned to my hometown, Toledo, Ohio, I was in search for new story features for my blog. But to my delight, Toledo was not the same city I left back in the early nineties. Toledo was on the rise with some notable craft beer breweries, restaurants, coffee shops and many establishments to come. … Continue reading Toledo Spotlight: Toledo Spirits Company


#LovePGH Taste & Explore – A Travel Guide to Pittsburgh 

A few weeks ago I had the most amazing experience in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.  It was my first trip to the Steel City and I was more than excited. Before my arrival I spoke to a few natives of the city and all were in unison in saying how great the people were. And they were … Continue reading #LovePGH Taste & Explore – A Travel Guide to Pittsburgh 

How to Spend 8 Hours in Detroit with a Kid

Today was truly a good day with my daughter. We really didn't have a plan today but we definitely made the most out of our day. Earlier this week I registered us for Youth Day as part of the Detroit Art Festival. Thank goodness for phone notifications and email reminders, otherwise I would have totally … Continue reading How to Spend 8 Hours in Detroit with a Kid

Pittsburgh Eats:  Smallman Galley 

Last week this time, was my very first time in the great city of Pittsburgh. Now that I've experience it first hand, I can definitely say that Pittsburgh is indeed great. Fresh off the plane, after checking into my hotel, I headed to Smallman Galley for lunch with a few fellow writers. This place was … Continue reading Pittsburgh Eats:  Smallman Galley 

Toledo Eats: Brim House 

Downtown Toledo has a new dining destination that will definitely be the place to #SeeAndBeSeen.  On August 2nd, Brim House opened its doors as part of a partnership between restaurant group, Concentrics Restaurants, and hospitality group, First Hospitality Group. Brim House is the first of two destination restaurants to open in the newly renovated Renaissance Hotel in downtown Toledo, Ohio.  Led by Toledo native, Executive Chef … Continue reading Toledo Eats: Brim House 

Toledo Eats: Holey Toledough

I was first drawn to this local Toledo doughnut food truck by how clever their name was! Holey Toledough! Love it! Upon researching through social media, it was clear that they had the doughnut game in Toledo on lock! People are literally stalking this food truck! If you're not at this truck when they open, … Continue reading Toledo Eats: Holey Toledough

Toledo Explore May 6, 2017

Today, I stumbled upon some pretty amazing murals here in Toledo. Along the way I also admired a few 100 year old buildings that were still beautiful despite their empty state. I'm loving the art scene here! Click the photo below to see the pics!