Your May issue of SW Lake Lifestyle is filled with pages of fun, local happenings, and I’m thrilled with the amount of wonderful local content: thank you so much for remembering that this magazine is YOURS! We are always looking for engaging stories for these monthly or bi-monthly columns, departments and features:

Locally Owned – Businesses owned and operated right here.

Real Wives of SW Lake – Brought back this month by popular demand! A light-hearted introduction to one of our community’s engaging women who shares her volunteer passions, favorite spots to eat/shop/play.

Giving Back – Meet an individual, family or group who makes volunteering a priority or learn about a nonprofit based in the community.

Star Student – School news or a feature about a student in a public or private school who is taking learning and living to the next level.

Healthy Lifestyle – Smart eating, fitness, exercise, sports, medical news, nutrition and more fill this page.

Artist’s Palette – Introduction to local artists and what makes them tick.

Also… Water + Woods (outings nearby), Page Turners (book clubs, book reviews by local authors), Animal Kingdom (for/about our pets) and Inspired By (spotlighting outstanding students or teachers; as well as, news about an inspiring neighbor or family Send your ideas to myself, WWillison@LifestylePubs.com, or our publisher, Peter Fetzer, PFetzer@LifestylePubs.com.

SW Lake County is truly blossoming with activity as we usher in the new season— have a lovely month and I’ll see you around town!