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A Final Thought: Tree's Big Adventure

One day in mid-summer Tree was speaking with Cicada. “It is getting late,” Tree said. “When will you begin your adventure?” “I am having my adventure now,” Cicada replied. “I sing and I fall in love.” “But you have wings!” said Tree. “You could fly anywhere in the world while I am stuck here with my roots in the...

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Whether shopping at CW’s Purple Iris or dining next door at The Dolphin Restaurant, you’re certain to leave satisfied—and inspired

A customer told Sandy Mihalek, “If you go into CW’s Purple Iris and nothing speaks to you, you’re not listening.” Not looking, either. The tranquil gift store, which Sandy describes as “more inspirational than spiritual or religious,” carries an eclectic and affordable mix of comforting gifts. Items from the Natural Life line...

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Here’s how you can score a designer find at Clothes Mentor for way less than you’ll pay at the mall

For decades, the shopping scene in North Olmsted could only be described with a four-letter word: m-a-l-l. But thanks to several up-and-coming upscale resale stores—Clothes Mentor and Plato’s Closet—shoppers are hitting the rethink button on the local fashion landscape. “Women today are looking for the hottest styles at the best...

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Here’s how to save big on the hottest summer wardrobe staples

For all of the latest designer must-haves and fashion-forward seasonal to-die-fors, it’s time to pay a visit to Clothes Mentor in Strongsville. Just one trip could put the “fab” back in your fabulous summer wardrobe. “We think of ourselves as the shopping destination to outfit busy women from head to toe in trendy styles they love,”...

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Lucky Shoes weighs in on why Vionic proves that fashionable and comfortable really can go together

Q: I need to be comfortable, but I want fashionable shoes. Is there any way I can get both? A: Comfort and fashion are two words that don’t usually go together in the shoe world, but Vionic changes the game. Not only are Vionic shoes praised by fashion bloggers and celebrities across the country, but every pair has a foot-cradling arch...

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