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Shop Talk: Groovy Plants Ranch an Oasis of Houseplants, Cacti & Succulents

Randi Walle Randi Walle Shop Talk: Groovy Plants Ranch an Oasis of Houseplants, Cacti & Succulents

Groovy Plants Ranch, located at 4140 County Rd 15 in Maregno, is a one-stop-shop for all things plants. In addition to their massive selection of plants and ceramics, their knowledgeable staff is ready to answer any questions and make sure you know how to care for your plant before you take it home. Owners Jared […]

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Shop Talk: Salvaged Wood Finds New Life with Urbn Timber

Randi Walle Randi Walle Shop Talk: Salvaged Wood Finds New Life with Urbn Timber

Urbn Timber was started in a warehouse on the South Side of Columbus in 2016 by three friends. Tyler Sirak, Tyler Hillyard and Treg Sherman combined their furniture making and entrepreneurial skills to launch an eco-friendly woodshop that sources salvaged wood for its creations. After two years, they outgrew their space and moved a few […]

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Travel: Shenandoah National Park Offers Something for Everyone

Randi Walle Randi Walle Travel: Shenandoah National Park Offers Something for Everyone

Virginia is home to one of 11 National Parks east of the Mississippi River. Located along the Blue Ridge Mountains, Shenandoah National Park has nearly 200,000 acres of protected forest, waterfalls, streams, rocky peaks, and wildlife. The park is about a six-hour drive from Columbus and offers attractions for everyone from a casual day-hiker to […]

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Around Ohio: Shawnee State Park Offers Numerous Outdoor Activities

Randi Walle Randi Walle Around Ohio: Shawnee State Park Offers Numerous Outdoor Activities

Shawnee State Park is becoming a popular outdoor destination for Central Ohioans. Known as the “Ohio Smokies,” the 1,000 acre park is surrounded by the 63,000 acre Shawnee State Forest in the foothills of the Appalachian Mountains. Located in West Portsmouth about two hours from Columbus, the park offers opportunities for hiking, biking, kayaking, fishing, […]

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Shop Talk: Vintage Co-Op Opens in Clintonville

Randi Walle Randi Walle Shop Talk: Vintage Co-Op Opens in Clintonville

Earlier this month, The Little Light Collective opened its doors at 3041 Indianola Ave. in Clintonville. As a vintage co-op, the shop is a 2,500 square foot treasure hunt of vintage, handmade, and unique finds. April Rhodes, whom you might know from her fabric design collections and influence on her mom’s sewing shop, Sew to […]

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Shop Talk: Quincy General Store Offers Contactless Plant Delivery

Randi Walle Randi Walle Shop Talk: Quincy General Store Offers Contactless Plant Delivery

When Kate Block was furloughed from her corporate job at the beginning of the coronavirus pandemic, she knew she needed something to do to keep busy. She used her time at home to turn her passion for plants into a business, Quincy General Store. Block has always had an interest in plants, and credits it […]

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Shop Talk: Swoon Rugs Offers Vintage and Sustainable Rugs and Home Decor

Randi Walle Randi Walle Shop Talk: Swoon Rugs Offers Vintage and Sustainable Rugs and Home Decor

Swoon Rugs, located at 51 Kingston Ave. on the South Side, has been offering vintage and sustainable rugs in Columbus since early 2019. Originally launched in 2016 in Kentucky in the home of owner Tabi Mund, Swoon Rugs moved to Columbus when Mund relocated to the area for her husband’s job. Mund studied interior design […]

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The Columbus Coffee Festival Returns!

The 6th Annual Columbus Coffee Festival returns on Saturday September 25th and Sunday September 26th!

CLICK HERE FOR TICKETS & INFORMATION