An Apple a Day

When I was selecting photos for this issue’s cover, the runner-up was a photo of apples stacked neatly on a large produce stand—shiny Red Delicious beauties blending into the neighboring Granny Smiths … begging you to select one and take a bite. What instantly came to mind? “An apple a day keeps the doctor away.” Obviously I didn’t ultimately select that one … Continued

Motivation & Mindset

We’ve all been there. Sweaty palms, churning stomach, did I study enough? Exams are passed out; we pick up our pencil and whisper a short prayer that the all-nighter spent studying wasn’t for naught. We’ve got exactly one hour to complete a herculean test we know in the depths of our souls we’re probably not going to pass.

January 2020 Around Town

Nitrogen Nightcap Finding a new place for a family fun night out can be challenging. Fortunately, we now have a Buzzed Bull Creamery. New to Maineville, this unique ice cream parlor serves up booze-infused, nitrogen-fueled ice cream. What? Yes. Plus, every cone, cup or milkshake (alcoholic or not) is made-to-order using special mixers that introduce liquid … Continued

LMRCA Annual Awards Dinner

The Little Miami River Chamber Alliance Annual Awards Dinner—it’s one of the biggest nights of the year for business owners, and this year drew record attendance. Noteworthy winners included Ramsey’s Trailside as Business of the Year, Bishop’s Quarter as Emerging Business of the Year, and Gertz Law Firm winning the Beautification Award. Photos courtesy of

Gallery Veronique Open House

Festive cheer abounded for all at Gallery Veronique on November 21st. This holiday-centric event was a hit, featuring meet-and-greets with local artists, live music, wine, appetizers and, of course, plenty of shopping. Guests were also able to purchase a variety of one-of-a-kind gifts for everyone on their Christmas list, especially those who love all things fine art.

Mind, Body and Soul

You might think that living in the suburbs automatically means jobs are easier to come by, there’s enough food and living necessities for everyone, and that the poverty growth rate is small. 

Kuhl Pints Fundraiser for Little Miami Conservancy

Roads Rivers and Trails pulled out all the stops—from sales and speeches to raffles and brews—to honor and support the Little Miami Conservancy and our illustrious Little Miami River. LMC’s Executive Director Eric Partee thrilled all with an account of past milestones, recent accomplishments and future plans, highlighting the last 50-plus years of river recreation, responsibility—and … Continued

That’s a Relief

With a seriously state-of-the-art facility to bring residents of Loveland and the surrounding areas the relief they desire, Wards Corner Chiropractic & Sports Rehab lives up to its reputation of serving patients like family.

Healthy Diversion

“We weren’t going to make millions doing this … our mission is to get people to eat healthier, one meal at a time.”

In 2020, I Want To …

Before you embark on your healthy eating journey, take a moment to consider your goals. Then head to Fresh Thyme Farmers Market—any team member can point you in the right direction to help you get started.