5 Years in Downtown Hudson

5 Years in Downtown Hudson

Recently, Rail Trail Flatbread Company celebrated their 5 Year Anniversary!  You may have seen me mention this restaurant in one of my previous posts about living in Hudson. When I first moved to town, I was sad to see so many vacant shops along Main Street.  Over the last 5 years, that has changed… a […]

Shop Local: Paired, Poured & Plated

Shop Local: Paired, Poured & Plated

I find the holidays are the perfect time to indulge my love of food and wine. My holiday gift list inevitably includes generous selections of culinary cheer for friends, coworkers and loved ones. This year, I found a true gem, a newly opened specialty store Paired, Poured & Plated, nestled on West Main Street in […]

Shop local, often

Shop local, often

Recently, Hudson launched it’s first Farmers’ Market.  I couldn’t be happier!  It’s a great fit for downtown Hudson! Having run a farmers’ market and frequenting many of them in area – here’s some of my advice if you haven’t been to one before.  1 Talk to the vendors! Vendors aren’t going to hard sell you […]

Hashtag – because marketing…

Hashtag – because marketing…

This has been driving me crazy for awhile.  Finally, I have to say something.  Recently – BankSmartCarrie sent me this photo… Now, looking at it, you may say, what’s the big deal?  But then do a search on Twitter of this hashtag.  Go ahead, I’ll give you a moment.  Those hashtags aren’t being associated with […]

My Fitness Asylum Journey

My Fitness Asylum Journey

I am so excited The Fitness Asylum is coming to #hipsterhudson! I joined the Fitness Asylum in September 2015 for the Fall Challenge. I was overweight, depressed and had no energy. I had been stalking the fitness asylum for a good 2 challenges before I finally signed up. I went to the kick off meeting […]