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Brooke MiddletonLessons Learned from Buying/Selling a HomeJun. 17th, 2024

Lessons Learned from Buying/Selling a Home

There are so many variables that go into deciding where to live. What schools are best for your children? Is the location convenient for work, activities, and family? What are the nearby amenities? Do you have to travel far for groceries? Then you go even smaller, and you wonder about neighbors. How loud is the neighb…
Elyssa at WhirLocalPack Like a Pro: Tips for Efficient Travel PackingJun. 22nd, 2024

Pack Like a Pro: Tips for Efficient Travel Packing

Packing for a trip can sometimes feel like an impossible task, whether you're preparing for a weekend getaway or a month-long adventure. Efficient packing can save you space and weight while also reducing stress! Here are a few top tips to help you pack smartly and travel better. 1. Start with a Packing List Be…
Elyssa at WhirLocalUpgrade Your Home Office: Tools, Gadgets, and Accessories for a More Productive DeskJun. 20th, 2024

Upgrade Your Home Office: Tools, Gadgets, and Accessories for a More Productive Desk

Whether you work, game, or study at your desk, having a well-equipped home office can make a big difference in your productivity and comfort. Here are just a few tools, gadgets, and accessories that can help you transform your home office or desk space into an area where you want to get stuff done. Ergonomic Impro…
Elyssa at WhirLocal3 Ways to Use Geo-Targeting to Drive Local Traffic to Your Small BusinessJun. 18th, 2024

3 Ways to Use Geo-Targeting to Drive Local Traffic to Your Small Business

Local traffic remains a critical component for the success of small businesses. By leveraging geo-targeting, companies can tailor their marketing efforts to specific geographic areas, enhancing visibility and attracting more local customers. This detailed guide explores three innovative ways to utilize geo-targeting t…
Brooke MiddletonThe Truth About Ozempic (one guy's experience)Jun. 14th, 2024

The Truth About Ozempic (one guy's experience)

It seems everyone is talking about the new weight loss drugs. Semaglutide and whatever else it is called (Ozempic, Wegovy, Rybelsus, etc) seems to be a miracle drug for weight loss. Hollywood stars are shedding weight. There is even an insult out there called “Ozempic Face” that describes a gaunt skeletal facial a…
Elyssa at WhirLocalBoost Your Breakfast: Seven Healthy Ingredients to Add to Your SmoothiesJun. 15th, 2024

Boost Your Breakfast: Seven Healthy Ingredients to Add to Your Smoothies

Starting your day with a nutritious breakfast sets the tone for a productive and energetic day. One of the best ways to pack a nutritional punch into your morning routine is by incorporating a smoothie or smoothie bowl into your breakfast. Smoothies are quick, versatile, and a great way to sneak in some extra nutrient…
Elyssa at WhirLocalHandy Items to Keep in Your Car for Everyday ConvenienceJun. 13th, 2024

Handy Items to Keep in Your Car for Everyday Convenience

Most of us know the importance of keeping an emergency kit in our cars, stocked with items like jumper cables, a first aid kit, and a flashlight. But what about those less obvious items that can also come in handy? From sudden wardrobe malfunctions to impromptu stops, there are a few unexpected items that can prove us…
Elyssa at WhirLocal6 Things to Do When You Move Into a New HouseJun. 11th, 2024

6 Things to Do When You Move Into a New House

Congratulations on buying a new home! When it comes to this exciting chapter, there are a few critical steps to take to make sure your home is safe, secure, and ready for your family. Before you get to decorating, here are six essential tasks to check off your to-do list as soon as you move in. 1. Change the Locks…
Brooke MiddletonGem of Lexington: How Ed Harp Turned Passion into Artistry at Lexington JewelersJun. 12th, 2024

Gem of Lexington: How Ed Harp Turned Passion into Artistry at Lexington Jewelers

Meet Ed Harp, the master jeweler and passionate owner of Lexington Jewelers. His journey from California to Lexington, Kentucky, is a testament to perseverance, transformation, and the pursuit of a dream. Today, he crafts exquisite handmade and custom jewelry that stands the test of time, embodying the highest sta…
Elyssa at WhirLocalPreventing and Managing Muscle Soreness After ExercisingJun. 8th, 2024

Preventing and Managing Muscle Soreness After Exercising

It's common to experience muscle soreness after a workout, especially if you're trying a new exercise or pushing yourself harder than usual. While most soreness is normal and a sign that your muscles are adapting and growing stronger, it can be uncomfortable and sometimes discouraging. Let's explore some strategies to…
Elyssa at WhirLocalHow to Build a Strong Brand Identity for Your Business on InstagramJun. 6th, 2024

How to Build a Strong Brand Identity for Your Business on Instagram

Instagram has long stood as a cornerstone platform for building and strengthening brand identity. With over a billion active users, it offers a vast audience and unique tools that can transform how businesses engage with customers. A strong brand identity on Instagram not only increases visibility but also enhances cu…
Elyssa at WhirLocalCloset Cleanout Guide: Steps for Refreshing Your WardrobeJun. 4th, 2024

Closet Cleanout Guide: Steps for Refreshing Your Wardrobe

Is your closet or dresser packed with clothes you no longer wear? It might be time for a closet cleanout. Cleaning out your closet is as much about decluttering as it is about rediscovering and refining your style. Not only can you free up valuable space by getting rid of items you don't want, but you can also give yo…
Sean HaydenThe Importance of The Air Filter...May. 16th, 2024

The Importance of The Air Filter...

By Natalie Norwood Air filters are a hassle; trust me, I get it! They need to be changed every 30-60 days. They come in a variety of styles, sizes, and MERV ratings, which some people can find overwhelming. They aren’t always located in convenient or attractive places either (crawlspaces, I’m looking at you). A…
Elyssa at WhirLocalBasic Window Maintenance: Essential Tasks for Better WindowsJun. 1st, 2024

Basic Window Maintenance: Essential Tasks for Better Windows

Keeping your windows well-maintained is important for many reasons, including the appearance, integrity, and energy efficiency of your home. Regular maintenance can help your windows function properly, look their best, and prevent costly repairs in the future. Here are a few essential tasks you can follow when inspect…
Sean HaydenCentral Kentucky Businesses for Goldendoodle CareApr. 22nd, 2024

Central Kentucky Businesses for Goldendoodle Care

Goldendoodles have become a popular choice for those seeking a pet in the Central Kentucky area.  The Goldendoodle breed is famous for being hypoallergenic, as they don’t shed.  You will find your Goldendoodle will be loving, loyal, and hyper in the first few years, but they will calm down to make a perfect co…
Sean HaydenUnveiling the Essence of Cannabuzz: Where Community, Art, and Cannabis ConvergeApr. 17th, 2024

Unveiling the Essence of Cannabuzz: Where Community, Art, and Cannabis Converge

In the heart of The Distillery District in Lexington, Kentucky, a vibrant fusion of culture, community, and cannabis thrives at Cannabuzz Bar & Dispensary. Co-owned and spearheaded by the visionary Annie Rouse, this innovative establishment offers more than just hemp products—it cultivates an experience. As we d…
Brooke MiddletonDiscovering the Magic of Water Marbling with Chic Art FusionMar. 22nd, 2024

Discovering the Magic of Water Marbling with Chic Art Fusion

Unleashing Curiosity: Rachelle's Artistic Odyssey In a world where curiosity often leads to remarkable discoveries, Rachelle Gaither, the creative mind behind Chic Art Fusion, exemplifies the power of pursuing passion and embracing artistic exploration. Located in our vibrant community of Lexington, Kentucky, C…
Brooke MiddletonRevolutionizing Fitness in Lexington: Introducing Gym BlueMar. 6th, 2024

Revolutionizing Fitness in Lexington: Introducing Gym Blue

Lexington, Kentucky, holds the roots of a power couple, Dale and Ashley Beatty, whose shared journey has led to the creation of Gym Blue. Their story, from married sweethearts to fitness enthusiasts, has evolved into a unique fitness haven that transcends conventional workout spaces. From Comfort to Commitment…
Sean HaydenKeeping Your Business Spotless: The Ultimate Guide to Commercial Carpet Cleaning in Lexington, KYMar. 4th, 2024

Keeping Your Business Spotless: The Ultimate Guide to Commercial Carpet Cleaning in Lexington, KY

In the bustling heart of Lexington, Kentucky, where businesses thrive amidst a backdrop of historic beauty and equestrian elegance, maintaining a pristine appearance is not just a matter of pride but a necessity. For business owners, the cleanliness of your commercial space speaks volumes about your professionalism an…
Sean HaydenA Lenten PromiseFeb. 22nd, 2024

A Lenten Promise

Have you ever had a small thing have an oversized hold on your life?  For example, do you have the urge to look at social media on your phone while you are at a red light?  Do you get an urge to eat a snack or candy with every other thought?  Maybe you wake up in the middle of the night wanting to play …
Tim FahndrichDiscovering Wellness: The Halo Salt Room and Wellness Spa's Journey in Health AdvocacyFeb. 21st, 2024

Discovering Wellness: The Halo Salt Room and Wellness Spa's Journey in Health Advocacy

A local entrepreneur, Kari Mullins, shares her inspiring journey from a family of contractors to the proud owner of The Halo Salt Room and Wellness Spa in Lexington, Kentucky. In this exclusive interview, she unveils the transformative power of salt therapy, discusses the unique wellness options offered by her spa…
Sean HaydenTop 5 Local Fries - Lexington KYFeb. 20th, 2024

Top 5 Local Fries - Lexington KY

Lexington is famous for several different types of festivals and celebratory weeks revolving around food. Burger Week, Pizza Week, BBQ Fest, and the list just keeps going on. What about the best part of a meal? What about the french fry? What restaurant has the best french fries? You have come to the right place to fi…
Sean HaydenA Modern Miracle in KY: Josh Buckley's Story of Divine HealingFeb. 9th, 2024

A Modern Miracle in KY: Josh Buckley's Story of Divine Healing

In the heart of Kentucky, a young boy named Josh Buckley faced a life-threatening ordeal that would unfold into a story of miraculous recovery, suggesting the hand of divine intervention. Through Josh's own words, we explore the extraordinary events that led many to believe in the power of modern miracles and the …
Brooke MiddletonGleaming Success: Local Window Cleaning Company Shines in Central KentuckyFeb. 8th, 2024

Gleaming Success: Local Window Cleaning Company Shines in Central Kentucky

In the heart of Lexington, a dynamic duo is transforming the local window cleaning scene, one spotless pane at a time. Bogdan, co-founder of Glass with Class, shared his journey and the unique aspects that set their company apart during an engaging interview. A Clear Vision: From California to Central Kentu…
Brooke MiddletonCultivating Beauty and Community: A Local Landscape JourneyFeb. 6th, 2024

Cultivating Beauty and Community: A Local Landscape Journey

In an exclusive interview with the talented team at Louis (pronounced Loo-eece with an emphasis on eece) Outdoor Solutions, we delve into their customer-centric approach and green initiatives that have been taking place since 2019. This isn't just a tale of business growth; it's a story of passion, dedication, dee…
Sean HaydenNavy SEAL Poet SerriesFeb. 3rd, 2024

Navy SEAL Poet Serries

As we embark on a new series centered on the transformative journey of Ian Brandewie (Navy_SEAL_Poet), we turn our focus to a deeply personal aspect of his evolution: his poetry. From the rigorous discipline of Navy SEAL Team 8 to the reflective and boundless domain of artistic expression, Ian's path has been anything…

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