Things We Love: Alive staff picks

Staff Writer
Columbus Alive


Google Play Music

Made the switch from Spotify last month, and I’m not looking back! The big kicker: Having access to up to 50,000 of my songs whenever, wherever.


Pinewood Social in Nashville 

One of the main things from a weekend Nashville trip I wished I could bring home was this hip mashup spot. Restaurant, craft cocktails, patio ping-pong and … bowling? Sweet.


Brim Papery

Hand-lettered goods made right here in Columbus. I recently bought a "This might be wine" coffee mug and a "Stuff & Things" tote at Spring Flea.

Lauren K.

Jamberry nails

Takes all of the time and 95 percent of the effort out of doing your nails. And they

actually stay on.


The new cocktail menu at Curio

Spring is in the air, and now it’s in my glass, too.



Cinco de Mayo was actually on a Tuesday, and Mother’s Day is on Sunday.


The Columbus drag community

Do I need a reason?



I'm allergic to most everything else, so I stick with water. Having ice water is mission critical.