Sunshine + Shopping in NKY

Outdoor markets are one of the best ways to indulge a love of shopping and nice weather. Northern Kentucky has a great selection of farmer’s markets, outdoor craft and art shows and sidewalk sales. Here’s a roundup of the ones coming up this month.  Covington Farmers Market  This year-round market takes place on Saturdays from 9:00-1:00. ThroughContinue reading “Sunshine + Shopping in NKY”

Top Eight Burgers in Bellevue & Ft. Thomas

If you’ve read our lists of the Top 10 Burgers in Covington and Top 12 Burgers in Newport and are expecting us to round out a few more Northern Kentucky cities, you’re in luck.  This time, it’s Bellevue and Ft. Thomas’ turn!  If you haven’t been to Bellevue or Ft. Thomas lately, you’re in for a treat.  Fairfield AvenueContinue reading “Top Eight Burgers in Bellevue & Ft. Thomas”

Top Ten Burgers in Newport, KY

You may be still salivating over our list of the Top 10 Burgers in Covington, we thought it was time to publish the list for Newport in case you’ve eaten through the Cov list already!  And we thought Covington was bursting with amazing burger options, but man, we couldn’t keep the Newport list to only 10… it hasContinue reading “Top Ten Burgers in Newport, KY”

Do Valentine’s Day Differently

This year, you are probably looking for a creative, safe way to celebrate Valentine’s Day. How about a fun, free scavenger hunt?  The NKY Public Arts Network is partnering with Newport on the Levee to present Finders Keepers Valentine’s Day Scavenger Hunt.  It’s a perfect activity for a couple, a group of friends or a family. The huntContinue reading “Do Valentine’s Day Differently”

Welcome in a Sustainable New Year

Whether you call them resolutions, goals, or renewed habits, the start of a new year brings a yearning for a clean state—along with a chance to reset and envision the impact you want to make for the months to come. For some, it’s the devotion to becoming more sustainable in their day-to-day lives. But let’sContinue reading “Welcome in a Sustainable New Year”

Exploring Covington’s Black History

Covington’s Black residents and businesspeople are part of the city’s vibrant history that is visible in many of its buildings, statues and murals. A new self-guided walking tour that highlights these points of interest has recently been added to the NKY Art Tours website and can be accessed for free.  Originally developed by the Northern Kentucky Community Action Commission (NKCAC),Continue reading “Exploring Covington’s Black History”

5 Must Visit Art Museums in Cincinnati

Looking for an art adventure? Then you’re in luck, because Cincinnati has some incredible art museums that you absolutely have to check out! The Cincinnati Art Museum First on the list is a beautiful art palace in Eden Park that has been around since 1886!  This museum has an amazing collection of art that showcasesContinue reading “5 Must Visit Art Museums in Cincinnati”

Last-Minute Gift Guide

It’s the most wonderful busiest time of the year. And if you’re like me, early holiday shopping has taken a back seat this month. Thankfully, there’s still hope for last minute gift givers with tons of holiday deals throughout the city. Plus, shopping locally is a great way to support small businesses, especially in lieuContinue reading “Last-Minute Gift Guide”

Let’s Talk Art

Do you love art and live in the Cincinnati area? Want to learn more about the art community near you? Join me, local artist Christen Collins in exploring and discovering new ways to experience art in the world around you!  I’m teaming up with Everything Cincy as an Art Influencer to share creative practices andContinue reading “Let’s Talk Art”

Give the Gift of Your Local Favorites this Holiday Season

What’s your favorite local restaurant? Do you have a nearby craft brewery that makes your neighborhood a better place to live? Maybe you enjoy a weekly outing for a refreshing coffee drink at a local gem. Or you’ve enhanced your home with local crafts, décor, and unique treasures. All of the small businesses you enjoyContinue reading “Give the Gift of Your Local Favorites this Holiday Season”