IKEA Grand Opening – June 7th

IKEA. A name we all know. A store we’ve never had. Well, until NOW. This Wednesday, June 7th, all of our shopping (and some food — hello Swedish meatballs) dreams come true when their 44th store opens right here in Columbus. I have to admit I am a bit nervous. Not only are we less […]

30 Days of Metro Park Fun

June 1 • Pre-K Storytime: Bring your little ones for a nature-inspired story or two. Scioto Audubon at 10 am. June 2 • Summer Campfire: Ohio Mammals: Enjoy a campfire and learn about interesting mammals that call Ohio home. Blacklick Woods at 8:30pm. June 3 • Morning Chores: Join the farmer in feeding animals and help with other barnyard chores. Age 5 and older. […]

Fun Spots • 5/31 – 6/4

Wednesday, May 31  Grove City Brewing Company “Official” Grand Opening Party – Join Grove City Brewing Company & Plum Run Winery as we celebrate their “official” GRAND OPENING starting at 1pm. They will have free samples of food items all day, plus their regular menu, HH specials, and wing Wednesday. Each guest will receive raffle tickets […]

Summer at Easton Town Center

Easton Town Center was just voted Best Shopping Center in Columbus in (614) Magazine’s ColumBEST Awards and while it is an INCREDIBLE place to shop, they offer so much more. On top of some of the best restaurants in the city, they have a fun filled summer planned for us. From a Farmer’s Market to Fitness […]

German Village Photoshoot with Joshua Farr Photography

I have been married for almost four years and you want to know the last time we had professional pictures together? Well, it was four years ago at our wedding! I love seeing everyone’s family photo shoots, but, never get around to doing one. So, when we had the opportunity to get a photo shoot […]

Free Live Music Events

Summertime in Columbus is all about the outdoors and if you’re like me, there is nothing better than being outside on a warm summer night. listing to live music underneath the stars! Lucky for us, Columbus offers FREE outdoor music series all over the city. The list below includes all of the reoccurring music events throughout the […]

Hadley’s Brunch

Hadley’s Bar + Kitchen is home to one of my F A V O R I T E brunch (and lunch, dinner, late night drinks) spots. Each time I go in, I am never disappointed. The atmosphere, service and food are always on point. Makes sense as they are sister to another one of my favorite […]

June Festivals in and around Columbus

One of the many reasons I love Columbus is the fact that summers are filled with festivals. Every single weekend from June-August, I guarantee you will find more than one festival going on. There are many reasons to love festivals but my favorite reason is the environment and all the people I meet along the way. […]

6-1-PHO

If you’re looking for something new try, I suggest trying out 6-1-Pho. They’re bringing us delicious Vietnamese street food in a modern, fast-casual style. By allowing us to pick and choose what we want, they take the pressure off of getting outside your normal comfort zone when it comes to food. Something you may not […]

Free Movies Under the Stars

Bexley  When: Friday | Dusk Where: 2242 E Main St Bexley, Ohio, OH 43209 Website  | Facebook  Columbus Commons When: Friday or Saturday | Dusk Where: Columbus Commons | 160 S. High Street, Columbus, OH 43215 Website  | Facebook  Easton  When: Tuesdays | Dusk Where: Easton Town Center | 160 Easton Town Center, Columbus, OH 43219 Website | Facebook June 6: The Wizard of Oz […]