Newbie Mixologist: A Simple Times Mixer Collab

I am by no means a master in the kitchen or behind the bar. I grew up eating casseroles and watching my parents and their friends barbecue while drinking beers and Zimas. (oh the 90's) Fast forward to college and I would legit tell the bartender to make me something pretty and taste good and…

Exploring the Clifton Mill Light Extravaganza

So, I have a confession. I still consider myself a "newbie" to the Dayton holiday scene. I grew up south of Dayton which meant my family went ┬áto Cincinnati for major holiday events. Honestly, other than occasional trips to Dayton Mall and an occasional show at what is now Blind Bob's (or the Night Owl…

Why I Think You Should Celebrate Your “Birthing” Day

It's your child birthday, hooray! They're one year older and wiser, but lets be real about WHY they get to celebrate this special day. It's because you, their mother, brought them into this world. You went through the ordeal we all know as pregnancy. You dealt with the vomiting, food aversions, food cravings, the contouring…