Category Archives: Places

Ohio Girl Travels

Franklin Park Conservatory

With the holiday season upon us, I visited the Franklin Park Conservatory and Botanical Gardens for their annual Merry and Bright holiday celebration. It was the perfect place to get into the festive spirit of the holidays while exploring the beautiful foliage throughout the conservatory! The Franklin Park Conservatory and Botanical Gardens is located just… Read More

Wheelie Fun Bike Shop

Wheelie Fun Bike Shop

Located in the Liberty Place Shopping Plaza in Powell, Wheelie Fun Bike Shop, offers central Ohio a great bicycle shop. Transformed from an old Mexican restaurant, Wheelie Fun Bike Shop, offers visitors an eclectic atmosphere for bike shopping. With colorfully painted walls and exposed beams and bricks, the charmingly rugged shop is the perfect fit… Read More

The Book Loft

The Book Loft

To those who know me, they know I am a book worm. I am in love with books! No electronic reading devices for me, I want to read a tangible book! Something about holding the book in my hands, turning the pages, and marking my place with a bookmark just makes my inner book nerd… Read More

North Market

One of my favorite places in Columbus is the North Market. Established in 1876, the North Market is Columbus’ only remaining public market of its kind. With thirty-five different vendors, there is something for everyone at the North Market! Friendly merchants will gladly chat about their products or give advice for preparing their products at… Read More


COSI, Center of Science and Industry, has been a Columbus icon since 1964. This year, COSI celebrates their fiftieth anniversary! With over 320,000 square feet of science related games, gadgets, exhibits, and laboratories, COSI will bring the science lover out in you! As a child, I remember visiting COSI, spending the night, exploring and discovering… Read More