Fireworks, Fashions, and Flowers

Derby time is about bright colors – from the fireworks to the fashions and the flowers! In fact, those intense hues of Derby all begin with Thunder Over Louisville.  Dazzling fireworks light up the night sky to mark the beginning of the Derby Festival. Derby fashions, of course, are also about brilliant shades of every […]

Bourbon!

Bourbon is hot right now in Kentucky!  Unless you are living under a rock (and not the ones that keep your bourbon chilled), you are probably aware.  In fact, 95% of all bourbon is produced in Kentucky, according to the Kentucky Distillers’ Association.  Bourbon is an $8.5 billion industry in the Commonwealth, providing 17,500 jobs.  […]

Can’t live without “Living Coral”?

Did you know that 2019’s color of the year is called “Living Coral?”  It was determined by a company known as Pantone, originally a manufacturer of color cards for cosmetics firms. In 1963, they developed a system which allows designers to “color match” specific colors regardless of the equipment used to produce that color. Living […]

Bottomless coffee leads to limitless dreams

There are plenty of inspiring stories of people living the American Dream, and Brendan Evans is no exception. The local business owner has a journey that will no doubt leave you inspired.

It’s Bottomless, Honey!

Brendan Evans’ journey from a child playing in the bush country of Zimbabwe to a U.S. citizen and successful businessman in Louisville is a familiar “great American dream” story.

Zimbabwe to KY: Derby inspires man to pursue the American Dream

For one man, his first trip to the Kentucky Derby was enough to fall in love with the United States.