Blog Entries - March 2015

The Beauty & Joy of Pastries

Posted on: March 25, 2015
Tags: Monthly News, midwest, afternoon tea, Cincinnati, Tea Party, Art
The other day I was passing behind the counter at the bakery. A customer, who I did not know, asked me if I would be interested in what she had in a manila envelope in her hand. I said I was curious and would love to. She proceeded to reach into the envelope read more …

Join us for Tea!!

Posted on: March 23, 2015
Tags: Monthly News, Holiday, Events, cafe, midwest, brunch, afternoon tea, Cincinnati, tradition

Join us in Celebrating Mothers, Daughters and Tea enthusiasts alike! The Cincinnati Flower Show will be hosting an English Tea on April 19th. Follow the link for more details or to reserve your spot!

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Spring is almost Here!

Posted on: March 19, 2015
Tags: Monthly News, Holiday, cafe, midwest, torte, Cincinnati, Art

Our master decorator ,Debra, is putting the finishing touches on a spring party cake. Doesn't spring give us the most beautiful flowers and whimsical bugs?
Imagine a smaller version as a centerpiece for a christening or shower.

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St. Patrick's Day Memories

Posted on: March 17, 2015
Tags: Monthly News, Holiday, midwest, Cincinnati, holidays
My Mother taught first and second grade at St. Vivians School for 26 years. My father died when she was only 47.The other teachers and administrators were like sisters to her. Every year on Saint Patricks Day, she would put on a great celebration for them at read more …

The Sampler

Posted on: March 11, 2015
Tags: Monthly News, Holiday, midwest, Cincinnati, tradition, Art
Many Years ago, I was walking in my grandparents neighborhood in Florida and found a hand-stitched sampler that was discarded in the trash. The sentiment stitched into the cloth was just exactly how I have always felt about having a cup of tea with a friend. read more …

Driving Us Crazy!!

Posted on: March 5, 2015
Tags: Monthly News, Holiday, cookies

This peanut butter cookie is driving people crazy. A gluten free addition to our repertoire, none ou us can eat just one.

Chewy, sweet peanut buttery …………irresistable.

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The Art of Food

Posted on: March 1, 2015
Tags: Monthly News, Events, midwest, birthdays, Cincinnati, tradition, Art Show
The idea of the Art of Food Event at The Carnegie Arts Center in Covington started in the mind of Bill Seitz about 10 years ago. I had never met Bill,who was the director of the arts center at that time. He called me at the BonBonerie and asked if he might read more …