This question has come up in conversation and, when I’ve had the pleasure of hosting visitors to Cincinnati, as I have numerous times over the past eight years, I’ve faced this challenge myself: how best to introduce an outsider to the Queen City? Here is my ideal itinerary for a weekend visit. Continue reading →
Painter Rachel Maxi is originally from Cincinnati, now based in the Seattle area. She describes her work as “a diary of the mundane” — quiet vignettes whose humility becomes monumental through the artist’s attention to often overlooked spaces, places and objects. Continue reading →
We’re thrilled that our Salad Greens Seed Bombs are included in the March 2015 Good Housekeeping Magazine. It’s too cold to garden in most parts of the US right now, but you can grow these seed bombs on a sunny windowsill and enjoy your mini crop in just a few weeks!
Over the past few months, we’ve been expanding into the home with thoughtful kits for different gift-giving occasions. Our new Cocktail Party Prep Kit is a great housewarming gift or for anyone who may need to entertain guests or host a sophisticated get-together for the first time. Continue reading →
I started this blog almost exactly 7 years ago! Since then, I’ve published roughly 2,000 posts — 1,000 about Cincinnati and 600 specifically on our neighborhood of Over-the-Rhine. A lot has changed since then, and this blog has changed as well. More changes are in store this year. Continue reading →
A few months ago, blog reader James shared a ghost sign he found in Glen Rock, PA. Today he’s reporting from Eureka Springs, AR with an awesome ghost sign advertising Blocksom & Co. Undertakers and Embalmers. Thank you so much, James!
It’s the end of yet another awesome year — our travels took us to National Parks, site-specific installations, and quirky museums, and through some incredible buildings. We started the year in Denver, where we peeped Colorado Crush, an annual celebration of hip hop culture. Continue reading →
We’re so excited that a few of our handmade products are available at Terrain this holiday season! Above, Blooming Coal Seed Bombs are perfect for the stocking of anyone who’s been naughty or nice this year. Continue reading →