How to Fight a Cold

9 Ways to Kick a Cold

So, it happened. This week, I got my first cold. Well, the first one I’ve had in over a year. I mean, everrryone at work was coughing/sneezing/blowing their noses to such extreme measures that my hands were starting to crack from the massive amounts of soap/hot water/hand sanitizer I was using to avoid this nasty little bug. Oh well, I did all I could.

Review: ávitāe Caffeinated Water

So, when ávitāe contacted me re: writing a review on caffeinated water, I honestly was a bit hesitant. I mean, I thought, what does this have to do with Columbus? Howevvver,  I had been seeing the ávitāe displays in the Upper Arlington Whole Foods and was excited to give it a try.  I agreed.
When I received my samples, my first thought: Awesome, eye-catching packaging. Cool bottles.

Columbus Ohio Kayaking | Girl About Columbus

Columbus, Ohio Kayaking

Kayaking on the Scioto River next to downtown Columbus has been, by far, one of my favorite things I’ve done this summer! We dropped our kayaks in the Scioto at the dock by North Bank Park.

The boys decided to fish while kayaking and my brother caught a huge catfish within the first five minutes of being on the water.

Drenched 5K – Columbus

The Drenched 5K looks awesome and the concept is perfect for July in Ohio. Want to win a free entry? Share your favorite summertime and/or water picture (via Twitter, Instagram, or Facebook with #girlaboutcolumbus OR email me at I will announce the winner this Saturday, June 29th.