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

Taste & Explore: A Travel Guide to Cleveland, Ohio

Last week I traveled with my mother and daughter to Cleveland, Ohio. It was our first road trip of many together.  We were pretty excited to explore the great city of Cleveland. I had contacted Destination Cleveland for an itinerary of things to do during our stay. Their list included various attractions and places to … Continue reading Taste & Explore: A Travel Guide to Cleveland, Ohio