Connie Post

I strive to inspire readers with stories about food, fashion, faith and traditions, relationships, shopping tips, girlfriends and travel. I live in beautiful Greene County with my pet turtle Bubbles.

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7 things everyone should know about Dayton
 Happy birthday, Dayton! No April foolin'! It's true. Dayton was founded exactly 222 years ago today, on April 1, 1796, by a dozen people known as “The Thompson Party.” The group had traveled up the Great Miami River from Cincinnati. Here are 7 more things you may not know about the Gem City:   Dayton is named after Capt...

10:00 AM Sunday, Apr. 01, 2018

Happy birthday, Dayton! No April foolin'! It's true. Dayton was founded exactly 222 years ago today, on April 1, 1796, by a dozen people known as “The Thompson Party.” The group had traveled up the Great Miami River from Cincinnati. Here are 7 more things you may not know about the Gem City:   Dayton is named after Capt...
Why now is the perfect time to visit Table of Contents Cafe
Table of Content's Grilled Cheese (with tomato bits and scallions in the melted cheese) and a coup of Anjou Pear Soup hit the spot. The cafe is inside Blue Jacket Books at 30 S. Detroit in downtown Xenia. CONNIE POST/STAFF

9:26 PM Friday, Feb. 16, 2018

Table of Content's Grilled Cheese (with tomato bits and scallions in the melted cheese) and a coup of Anjou Pear Soup hit the spot. The cafe is inside Blue Jacket Books at 30 S. Detroit in downtown Xenia. CONNIE POST/STAFF
Hocking Hills Winter
The biggest waterfall at Hocking Hills State Park is at Cedar Falls. When approaching the falls, you ll hear the roar of it before you re able to see it. CONNIE POST

6:00 PM Thursday, Jan. 11, 2018

The biggest waterfall at Hocking Hills State Park is at Cedar Falls. When approaching the falls, you ll hear the roar of it before you re able to see it. CONNIE POST
Photos: Spooky sites to visit in the region
The Ohio State Reformatory Historic Site in Mansfield is the largest castle-like building in all of Ohio. CONNIE POST/STAFF

6:15 PM Thursday, Oct. 12, 2017

The Ohio State Reformatory Historic Site in Mansfield is the largest castle-like building in all of Ohio. CONNIE POST/STAFF
5 things you didn't know about Groundhog Day
 The desire to forecast the weather dates back thousands of years. Long before there were meteorologists with state-of-the-art technology for tracking atmospheric patterns, humans have relied on many things -- including furry little critters -- to help them determine changes in the weather and seasons. >> Read more trending stories  ...

6:09 PM Monday, Jan. 30, 2017

The desire to forecast the weather dates back thousands of years. Long before there were meteorologists with state-of-the-art technology for tracking atmospheric patterns, humans have relied on many things -- including furry little critters -- to help them determine changes in the weather and seasons. >> Read more trending stories  ...
A New Year, a new you
 In a few days we’ll be wrapping up another year and beginning all over. These five books from 2016 are my top picks for falling in love again with fresh food and getting into a routine of healthy eating. Beautiful, nutritious food is one of the necessary fuels for a life of joy, passion and adventure. No. 1: “Breakfast Love: Perfect...

3:36 PM Tuesday, Dec. 27, 2016

In a few days we’ll be wrapping up another year and beginning all over. These five books from 2016 are my top picks for falling in love again with fresh food and getting into a routine of healthy eating. Beautiful, nutritious food is one of the necessary fuels for a life of joy, passion and adventure. No. 1: “Breakfast Love: Perfect...