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Blog Entries - 2014

Holiday Hours

Posted on: December 29, 2014
Tags: Monthly News, Holiday, cafe, midwest, afternoon tea, Cincinnati, hours, classes

New Years Eve 12/31/14 close at 4pm

New Years Day 1/1/15 CLOSED

Long winters Nap 1/1/15 through 1/7/15 CLOSED

1/8/15 reopen with normal business hours 7:30am to 5:30pm

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Gingerbread Kit

Start a new tradition! We have completed all of our gingerbread house classes. Now we have available for purchase....gingerbread house kits. It will come with a completely assembled house and a bag of icing. You will need to purchase your candy to finish off read more …

A Cookie jar full of questions...

Our present holiday season presents so many decisions each year. The usual problem solving like “What should we get for_______? (you know, fill in the blank)  What should we serve for Christmas dinner or our holiday party? Is this the year we no read more …

Give our hand a chance

Posted on: November 4, 2014
Tags: Monthly News, Events, fall, pies, cafe, midwest, torte, Cincinnati, tradition, holidays
            This is the month when pie finally gets the center stage it deserves. I have judged many pie contests. What I learned from that experience is that making a pie is one of the best judges of the real mettle of a read more …

Bountiful Midwest

October is now part of the great extended end of year progressive party. For so many, Halloween is the best excuse for a party of the entire year. And we all know that just watching football is a reason to party. From grade school to the professionals we all read more …

New Way to Celebrate

Posted on: September 24, 2014
Tags: Monthly News, Events, fall, midwest, birthdays, Cincinnati, kids, Art Show
Our decorators have been inspired by handmade whistles made by Norma Seto of Milford. Many more handmade whistles are on display at the shop. What a great gift for someone. A beautiful cake and a handmade clay whistle. Each cake will be priced according to read more …

Art Show September 12th

Posted on: September 9, 2014
Tags: Monthly News, Events, fall, cafe, midwest, afternoon tea, Cincinnati, hours, Art Show
 Cincinnati, Ohio –August 26, 2014 –  “Greetings From WonderLand,” featuring photo collages by Sharon Butler, Bill Ross and Bob Scheadler and ceramics by Norma Seto and Katie Swartz opens Friday Sept 12, 2014, with a read more …

Let's Blow in the New Year!

Posted on: September 2, 2014
Tags: Monthly News, Holiday, Events, fall, midwest, brunch, afternoon tea, Cincinnati, tradition, Weddings
As far as I’m concerned , we might as well all put on our party hats and blow in the New Year with noisy horns  when September 1st rolls around.September makes me feel like I have a chance to try something new, to forget the past year and look read more …

Closed for Labor Day

Posted on: August 28, 2014
Tags: Monthly News, Events, cafe, midwest

We will be closed on Monday September 1st in observation of Labor Day. Enjoy the time with your loved ones.

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Bounty of Summer

There is such a bounty of beautiful produce this year in our farmers markets. The corn is so sweet. It is almost like a dessert. We do offer another option, however, for dessert which would be a marriage of summer fruit like peaches and raspberries with a read more …

Calling all Artists!!

BONBONERIE’S        COLORING BOOK     read more …

Where's Waldo???

Posted on: July 17, 2014
Tags: Holiday, Events

Spots available!!

Posted on: July 7, 2014
Tags: Monthly News, Holiday, Events, midwest, Cincinnati, kids, classes

We still have spots available for our class this month! The class will be held in our bakery on Saturday July 19th. Click the SIGN UP tab for more details and registration.

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Lazy Days of Summer

Oh the lazy days of summer! Many of us still think of the summer as a time to vacation. Even at The BonBonerie, we begin planning our staff lists to take turns to vacation as the last trays of graduation caps and diploma cookies are being finished. Our city read more …

AHHHHHH

Posted on: June 2, 2014
Tags: Monthly News, Events, cafe, midwest, brunch, birthdays, afternoon tea, hours, classes
Summer....... AHHHHHH. It’s finally here and it’s the greatest. I still think of summer as the end of something (mostly school) and a time to dream and plan for the next three months and beyond. In early June it’s as if anything were read more …

Thank you!!

Posted on: May 23, 2014
Tags: Monthly News, Holiday, cafe, midwest, Cincinnati, hours

We will  be closed on Monday May 26, 2014 in observation of Memorial Day. Thank you to all of the men and women that have served and continue to serve our country. Enjoy the time with your loved ones.

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May Days...

May hearkens so much joy in our city. It’s as if we‘ve been waiting all year for this month to have our party. The weather is usually magnificent. It is hard to imagine anywhere more dynamic and beautiful than the Midwest in May. Wildflowers read more …

Change

For a person who enjoys change, there is no better season or holiday for me than spring and Easter in theMidwest. Everything is dynamic. It almost feels like magic. You go to sleep and when you awaken you could be dusted with pale pink pear blossom petals on read more …

Go.....rilla

Posted on: March 31, 2014
Tags: Monthly News, Events, cafe, midwest, brunch, Cincinnati
Look at one of the owners "monkeying" around at the Gorilla race this past weekend.A charity fun run with a difference. Everyone who takes part wears a full gorilla costume (included with entry fee....yours to keep)! All participants are helping to raise read more …

City Beat Event

Posted on: March 27, 2014
Tags: Monthly News, Events, cafe, brioche, birthdays, Cincinnati, Weddings

Holly and Mary Pat accepting our award for Best Bakery, Best Desserts and Best Weddings. Holly, with a fellow customer choice, Dewey's Pizza. Did you know that all of the Dewey's locations offer our Opera Cream Torte for dessert?

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Whenever You're Feeling Good and Hungry...

Posted on: March 21, 2014
Tags: Monthly News, Holiday, Events, cafe, midwest, birthdays, Cincinnati, tradition
Starting today....select Skyline locations will now be featuring our fine pastries and desserts!! We will be at the Oakley, Walnut Hills, Fairfax and Norwood locations. You can find favorites like our Opera Cream Cupcake, Chocolate Salted Caramel Cupcakes and read more …

Thank You City Beat!!

Posted on: March 20, 2014
Tags: Monthly News, Events, cafe, midwest, afternoon tea, Cincinnati, holidays, classes, Weddings

Thank You City beat for naming us ...Best Bakery, Best Wedding Cakes, and Best Dessert for 2014. We are honored with this award!! Many Thanks!!

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Cincinnati Magazine!!!

Posted on: March 7, 2014
Tags: Monthly News, Events, cafe, midwest, torte, birthdays, Cincinnati, tradition

Here is our article in Cincinnati Magazine!! They chose to feature our Opera Cream Torte...yay!! Thank you so much for 30 years of love and support!!

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We made it!!

Posted on: March 5, 2014
Tags: Monthly News, Holiday, Events, midwest, birthdays, Cincinnati, tradition

How exciting!! We just received the issue of Bake magazine....we are on the front page!! Check out the article on pages 20-24.

http://www.nxtbook.com/sosland/bake/2014_03_01/#/0

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St. Patrick's Day!!!

Saint Patricks Day has a special meaning for our business for 2 reasons; my partner Mary Patricia Sullivan Pace was born on Saint Patricks Day and has developed a keen sense for celebrating that day ever since. Reason two relates to my memory of the St. read more …

Delayed Opening

Posted on: March 2, 2014

Due to inclement weather we will be opening at 9 a.m. on Monday March 3rd. Thank you for your patience and understanding. Please drive safely.

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Mommy and Me or Daddy and Me Class

Posted on: February 19, 2014
Tags: Monthly News, Holiday, Events, Cincinnati, kids, classes
March 15th at 1pm.Until now the grown ups have had all the fun. A special day out for you and your little one. (recommended ages 4-10) Roll up your sleeves and get ready to decorate cookies. This 1 ½ hour class will be lots of fun creating 12 cookie read more …

Sweets for your Sweetie!!

Posted on: February 11, 2014
Tags: Monthly News, Holiday, Events, cafe, midwest, haunted house, Cincinnati, tradition, classes
Love is in the air....plenty of sweets are in our bakery. What is the perfect gift for your Valentine? Is it our rich chocolate heart cake for two, buttery cutout cookies, delicious chocolate covered strawberries? Maybe it's our famous Opera Cream Torte with read more …

Only a few spots left!!

Posted on: February 10, 2014
Tags: Monthly News, Events, midwest, Cincinnati, classes
Only a few spots left for our "Let's Make Flowers" class this Saturday the 15th!  A class for the decorating novice. Learn from the expert how to make 4 types of royal icing flowers. (daisy, rose, mum and a pansy) After this class you will be able to read more …

Severe Weather Forecast

Posted on: February 4, 2014
Tags: Monthly News, midwest, Cincinnati

In response to the upcoming weather forecast...we will be opening at 11 am tomorrow. We hope this will allow all of our employees and customers to arrive safe and sound. Thank you for your understanding.

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Superbowl Sunday!!

Posted on: January 30, 2014
Tags: Monthly News, Events, midwest, Cincinnati, tradition

We have everything you need for your Superbowl party. Here are just a few samples of some of the goodies.

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PINKALICIOUS is coming!!!

Pinkalicious is almost here!! Opening night is with the Cincinnati Children's Theater at Taft Theater. Be sure to stop by our booth. Here are some of our latest cookie creations. You can even call ahead to stop by and pick up a pinkalicious boxed lunch for you and your little ones. Call Jessica at 513-321-3399 ext 3 for more details.

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Decorating class

Posted on: January 27, 2014
Tags: Monthly News, Events, midwest, Cincinnati, tradition
February 15, 2014 1-3pm          $40pp Let’s make Flowers  A class for the decorating novice. Learn from the expert how to make 4 types of royal icing flowers. (daisy, rose, mum and a pansy) After this read more …

New Year's Resolutions

Posted on: January 1, 2014
Tags: Holiday, cafe, midwest, torte, birthdays, afternoon tea, Cincinnati, tradition
 I actually love the new year and making new years resolutions, especially for The BonBonerie. Each year I make lists for months of what I want to accomplish here in the new  year or revisit those I didn’t have enough time to do in the read more …