Blog Entries - February 2016

"Master Baker"

Posted on: February 19, 2016
Tags: Monthly News, Events, scones, midwest, afternoon tea, Cincinnati
You may wonder who Iain Traughton is. The fourth year we were in business he came knocking at our humble door over on McMillan Avenue and wondered if we needed any help. He was all of 18, freshly arrived from Manchester, England with a smile and confidence read more …

Poetry Reading Feb 22 in our Cafe

Posted on: February 16, 2016
Tags: Monthly News, Events, midwest, afternoon tea, Cincinnati
I have two long time friends,one of whom is an artist and one who is a poet. They are Elizabeth and Robert Murphy. They have created a printing enterprise called Dos Madres Press out of their love for poets and poetry from their home in Loveland,Ohio. A few read more …

Something New

Posted on: February 11, 2016
Tags: Monthly News, Events, midwest, Cincinnati
This is a shot of Angela Hurtte, our award winning cookie decorator, who posed for me before giving a live demonstration of some of her techniques at the Retail Bakers Association Conference held on January 31st. Anytime you do something for a long time, read more …