May 2014 Issue


There’s a lot going on in the Buckeye State this time of year. We’ll help you get ready to make the most it.

A trip to Michigan’s western shore promises lakeside towns that cater to a range of tastes.

A trip to Butler County promises fun the entire household can share in together. Here are six stops to get you started.

Food + Drink

Three chefs that focus on seasonal and local ingredients share picnic-ready recipes perfect for al fresco summer dining.


P.L. Gaus pens mysteries set in Ohio’s Amish and Mennonite communities.

The Cleveland Museum of Art explores Vincent van Gogh’s repetitive nature.

Home + Garden

Landscape architect Ellen Biddle Shipman was a pioneer in her field. Here's where you can still see her work today.

Ohio Life

A grandmother’s affections are shown through the unlikeliest of gifts.

Monitoring the butterfly species that call Ohio home requires untold hours of patience and dedication.