Northwest Ohio Foodie Trail: Where To Eat In Downtown Toledo | Shana Was Here

*This post is in partnership with OHIO FIND IT HERE. I’m so excited to be working with Ohio Find it Here to bring you my very own self-curated Northwest Ohio Foodie Trail, inspired by their Ohio Foodie Road Trip. My trip will feature the very unique culinary scene in Downtown Toledo. You will find a gem … Continue reading Northwest Ohio Foodie Trail: Where To Eat In Downtown Toledo | Shana Was Here

Taste & Explore: Perrysburg, Ohio

*This post is in partnership with OHIO FIND IT HERE. Along the banks of Ohio’s Maumee River, sits the charming city of Perrysburg. A city full of rich history and heritage. From its role in Ohio’s War of 1812 to the architectural history behind the buildings that are now home to unique shops and local … Continue reading Taste & Explore: Perrysburg, Ohio

GET TO KNOW TWO LOCAL OHIO PLANTPRENEURS WHO ARE BROADENING REPRESENTATION IN THE WORLD OF AGRICULTURE | Shana Was Here

*This post is in partnership with OHIO FIND IT HERE.  My first exposure to the joys of gardening was right in my backyard. Every spring my mother would plan what that year’s garden would produce. I remember her picking an abundance of tomatoes, squash, peppers, collard greens, okra, and green beans. Sometimes so much that … Continue reading GET TO KNOW TWO LOCAL OHIO PLANTPRENEURS WHO ARE BROADENING REPRESENTATION IN THE WORLD OF AGRICULTURE | Shana Was Here

7 BLACK-OWNED BUSINESSES TO SUPPORT IN TOLEDO, Ohio | Shana Was Here

*This post is in partnership with OHIO FIND IT HERE. For the last two weeks, I’ve explored my hometown of Toledo, Ohio by visiting black-owned businesses in the community. Admittedly, most of them were first time experiences. I’ve come to realize I can make a better effort in supporting local black-owned businesses. This post will … Continue reading 7 BLACK-OWNED BUSINESSES TO SUPPORT IN TOLEDO, Ohio | Shana Was Here

Taste & Explore: Columbus, Ohio

Last week my daughter and I took a quick trip to Columbus, Ohio. My daughter is a Justice Girl with Heart Ambassador and was invited to take a tour at their retail headquarters. What an amazing facility and staff they have there! It was very cool to get a behind the scenes look at the … Continue reading Taste & Explore: Columbus, Ohio