Giving back to one’s community can provide a sense of purpose and improve an individual’s overall well-being. Data from Volunteer Hub indicates that people who volunteer improve their health by strengthening their bodies, improving their moods and reducing stress. Volunteerism also produces additional benefits, including boosting one’s positive perception to others. A study from CareerBuilder […]
Highlighting products made in Pickaway County, Ohio.
El Pedregal’s Speedy Gonzales meal is an item specific to their lunch menu, featuring one hard shell taco, one enchilada, and your choice of a side of rice or beans at a fair price. Both the enchilada (beef rolled between a soft shell, topped with red sauce and cheese) and taco (beef and lettuce between […]
While “National Crafting Month” happens each March, there is no doubt how important crafting is on a local level all year long. Not just here in Pickaway County, but across the United States of America. Whether you’re planning a D.I.Y. project around the house or found a new passion, crafting is necessary to making that […]
One of my favorite things about handmade products is that they come in a variety of styles, made out of all sorts of resources. For one particular artist, Jessica Bettinazzi, her focus is to bring a flare to her jewelry through the artistic style of macrame. What makes her pieces so unique, however, is the […]
Do you ever find yourself playing euchre, bridge, or any card game that requires you to keep track of what’s trump but often find yourself forgetting? How about finding a high quality, locally made product that suits your needs? Yes, the desire to unplug from devices and cellphones has created a search for other ways […]
“Never let the fear of striking out keep you from playing the game.” -Babe Ruth When asked what words of encouragement she would share to inspire a fellow artist, this was what Megan Beavers of El Mae Creations stated to us. El Mae Creations is Megan’s way of showcasing her talents while giving the people […]
WILLIAMSPORT, Ohio (The Cultivator) – Alpaca farms are riddled across the entire United States, with some of the biggest numbers of alpacas being in states such as Ohio, Oregon, Colorado, Washington, and California, according to AlpacaSeller.com. With over 300 alpaca farms in the state of Ohio, alpacas have proven that they are resourceful for many […]