All posts by Joni Johnson

14+ Toledo-based Etsy Shops That Will Inspire You

Art highlights culture. The true importance of supporting local artists in any area is contributing to the health, wealth, growth, and hearts within communities. Toledo is no exception and has proven with time how indispensable the arts are for all generations now and to come. To show our support to some of many incredible Toledo-based

The Mix: Bringing Brightness and Dancing into Your Home

Video games, puzzles, and maybe even your Zoom karaoke sessions, might now be feeling lackluster, whether it’s your fourth, fifth, or sixth quarantined Friday night at home. To offer some exuberant weekend entertainment, The Arts Commission annual fundraiser, The Mix, is hosting a unique live-streamed DJ set by Scotty Boombox tomorrow night, Friday, May 15,

Hugs From The Heart at Health Foods by Claudia

For the last thirty years, Claudia David-Roscoe, owner of Health Foods by Claudia, has hugged many customers coming in her doors. Claudia says that hugging is an important part of healing and connection. Not being able to hug her employees and community has been the biggest challenge during this crucial time of social distancing. “Our

“We Are in This Together”

Home is where the heart is. And for one of Toledo’s long-standing resale furniture and home accessories store, Consign-It Home Interiors, there is no shortage of heart. General Manager Tony Rasczyk says that through this COVID crisis, ‘we are in this together.’ A few days a week, Rasczyk goes into the once customer filled consignment