Zumba at the YMCA + Giveaway

by Andi on September 12, 2012

in Cincinnati, fitness, life, weekend

I have a giveaway, but before you can enter you have to read about how after one Zumba class they tapped me for the elite finals. Okay, not really. Actually, not even close. After my Muscle Madness class, the instructor told me Zumba was the place to be. I knew from DVD requests at the […]


Muscle Madness at the YMCA

by Andi on September 10, 2012

in Cincinnati, fitness, life, weekend

With September being National Women’s Health & Fitness Day and Family Health & Fitness Day, it is a good month to talk about fitness. I grew up playing soccer, softball, basketball, water polo, ran cross country and I spent many summers swimming, biking and running. I’ve always had an ability to engage in physical activity, […]


Cincinnati: Etsy Craft Night

by Andi on August 8, 2012

in Cincinnati, travel, weekend

I heard about Etsy’s World Day of Craft last year reading PeepThread but I never saw anything organized for Cincinnati. This is a great way to celebrate the DIY spirit while getting to know your fellow crafters! Cincinnati’s will be on Friday, August 24 at 7pm at Fabricate in Northside. If you are interested please […]


Cincinnati Rollergirls kick off their 2012 season on Saturday, March 10 at the Cincinnati Gardens against Arch Rival. Yes, Cincinnati’s has a roller derby team. We have had a roller derby team for years and if you didn’t know that, make 2012 the year you come out and support this team. There are only five […]


Growing up in Cincinnati with a jaunt to Dayton to attend a Catholic college, Lenten fish fries and summer church festivals are my thing so when non-Catholics say they want to go to one, I’m all in! On a Lenten Friday night, a group of us met up at Mary Queen of Heaven for our […]


Country Living Fair 2011 Columbus Ohio

by Andi on September 18, 2011

in shopping, travel, weekend

A couple of years ago, I saw Shannon of the Little Elephant Stitchery post her photos of the Country Living Fair in Columbus, Ohio. I had it marked as something I would like to do, but it always seems something comes up or the timing isn’t right but finally this year I made it a […]