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Yes Loves Generosity: Dairy Kastle Rocks [#StuffWeLove]

  One HUGE benefit to living in the Meriwether neighborhood (think the tail end of Germantown) is being within walking distance of Louisville classic walk-up diner, Dairy Kastle. While there are arguably many fine establishments serving top-shelf milkshakes, malts, & chili cheese dogs, this one has my heart…& for more than their amazing ice cream. […]

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Yes Loves Community [#StuffWeLove]

On any given day Waterfront Park is host to a variety of gatherings. Kids’ birthday parties, family picnics, ultimate frisbee, concert series, & the list goes on. You can find every kind of person at the Waterfront. If you venture to start a conversation, you might find yourself invited into the gathering you stumbled on. […]

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SpiropaLOUza 2018: Generosity & Joy Collide

“We’re not interested in helping our children die more comfortably. We’re interested in finding a cure.” Spoken by Cure CF co-founder Deryl Sweeney, this one line was all it took for Yes Louisville to get 100% behind the vision of Cure CF, Inc. This Louisville-based non-profit, started in 2015 by parents of children with Cystic […]

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A Simple Hack To Get A Better Coffeeshop Experience [#YesBetterTips]

This tip, in all honesty, seems like a no-brainer, but as I sit here at one of my favorite coffee-imbibement establishments in Louisville, I look around and see that none of my fellow work-from-anywhere folks are taking advantage of this simple trick. I’m going to lay it out bluntly here- for the best experience at […]

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#YesWeDid: Derby Day Dawn At The Backside

I adore Derby season. That’s no secret. From the Great Balloon Glow to Wine Fest at the Belvedere, I go all out & have a ball for the two-week Kentucky Derby Festival each year. And it wouldn’t be Derby for me without at least one day at Churchill Downs. I go to the track at […]

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Derby Defined: Part 2- Derby Celebrates Us [#LoriLovesIt]

I love to experience new places & meet new people. Getting lost in a city & discovering that hole in the wall spot where all the locals hang is a thrill! I adore digging in to discover what people love about where they live & taking in all I can. But, no matter how amazing […]

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#YesWeDid: American Lung Association’s Derby Eve Gala

Derby Eve…the precipice overlooking the greatest 2 minutes, at the end of a kicked up, diet-busting, late night dancing, alcohol consuming, hat wearing, week was our invitation to the 24th annual American Lung Association Derby Eve Gala sponsored by Kindred Healthcare at The Seelbach. Promising to be a first-class evening of entertainment, it delivered on […]

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Derby Defined: Part 1- Derby Brings People Together [#LoriLovesIt]

There are people who say that Derby is the most overrated event in sports. Even people in its home city criticize the season’s increased traffic, oversaturation of events, waits at restaurants, etc. “all for a few silly races.” I get where those people are coming from. It’s true that the inundation of visitors for the […]

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On Gravely Brewing Co [#LoriLovesIt]

Vision is realized, while dreams fade away. Nathaniel Gravely has vision in spades. Long before the Louisville microbrew scene took off, Nathaniel was dreaming of the potential. Hailing from Northern Kentucky, this UK grad has a passion for the live local music scene. He spent years boosting artists through MTV & CMT as he slowly […]