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The month of Pie!

Posted on: November 20, 2015
Tags: Monthly News, Holiday, fall, pies, midwest
November is the highlight of pie love. At the end of the celebration of Thanksgiving nothing satisfies like pie. It is usually an apple, pumpkin, sweet potato or pecan pie in this part of the country. Many years ago I had been invited to be the official pie read more …

A Secret Garden

Posted on: September 8, 2015
Tags: Monthly News, Events, fall, cafe, midwest, afternoon tea, Cincinnati
The Playhouse in the Park is presenting A Secret Garden. On Sunday we presented an Afternoon Tea experience that preceded the matinee. We will continue to offer afternoon tea before all the future Saturday and Sunday matinees through its entire run.It's 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 …

Bump In The Night

Posted on: October 16, 2013
Tags: Monthly News, Holiday, fall, halloween, haunted house
Ittttt's heeeeere!!! Our spookily decorated....Bump in the Night. Our original creation begins with a rich chocolate cake and vanilla marshmallow filling. Then we top that with a giant vanilla bean cream puff. Next, we cover all this with a chocolate marquis read more …

Fall Makes Me Smile

I just love Fall. I always have. Just seeing the color orange and golden yellow makes me happy because I know what is coming up. Fall evokes a renewed sense of community. We eat meals together; gather in places that are warm or around fires. We eat more and read more …

Cutest Tea Party

Posted on: September 27, 2013
Tags: Events, fall, cafe, birthdays, Tea Party, kids

Look at the cutest little girls leaving their tea party in our Tea Room.

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September 3, 2013

Posted on: September 3, 2013
Tags: fall, pies, cafe, midwest, brioche, brunch, torte, birthdays
September...... Whether you like it or not, it represents change and when you live in the midwest, there is nothing subtle about it. The very first week after Labor Day our lives make an adjustment ......from tailgating to picking apples, it’s easy to read more …