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The 2017 GAC Shop Local Holiday Gift Guide

There are sooo many notable movers & shakers in Ohio! I could truly curate a large catalog to fully showcase the amount of talent that graces us in this state but for now, I’m choosing to share a few of my very favorite local picks with you! I’ve teamed up with Not Your Mama’s Craft Market to curate a gift guide to help kick off your holiday shopping this weekend! The craft

Life Lately: October

OCTOBER: As it does ever year, October flew by, filled with trips to the pumpkin patch, decorating with mums, having a ball at the Circleville Pumpkin Show, picking apples, breaking out my sweaters + boots… and Nic and I even squeezed in a mini staycation in Columbus, which was nice for a parents’ night out! I hope you had a fantastic month! I’m working on holiday content right n

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Where to Hike in Hocking Hills

I’m still amazed at the number of Ohioans that have never visited Hocking Hills and there’s no better time of year to visit than now! Spending a Fall weekend in the Hills is a budget-friendly vacation without having to leave the state! Hiking is one of the area’s main attractions and the following are my favorite places in Hocking Hills to take in the great outdoors.

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Day Trip to Granville

This past Saturday, my lil’ family and I ventured East on 665 to take a lil’ day trip to Granville, the quaintest, cutest Ohio town! We wanted to visit primarily to check out their weekly Saturday morning Farmer’s Market + we also wanted our pups to be able to run around off leash for a bit on Denison’s campus.

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My Weekend in Photos

I took so many iPhone shots this weekend + I just have to share! My husband + his friends started the Annual Snagmaster’s Fishing Tour 14 years ago – aka basically the best weekend full of camping, fishing, kayaking, + spending time in the great outdoors – and, of course, all of the girls look forward to this weekend too! Even the ones that only camp one time a year, aka I’