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  • reviews 1

    Review: Sweet Peace Bakery

    In my house, growing up, there was always a box of Oatmeal Cream Pies from Little Debbie in the pantry.  I think my mom may still keep them ...

    On June 10, 2011 / By
  • reviews 5

    Review: Foodzie

    I love the trend of “curated” sample packs. I fell in love with this trend via Birchbox, which sends you five samples based on a theme (April was ...

    On June 9, 2011 / By
  • news 6

    Summer Reading, Food Edition

    I was *that* kid when I was growing up. You know the one– nose in a book, constantly. Even at the dinner table (which infuriated my mother to ...

    On June 8, 2011 / By
  • news 1

    Commenting System

    Hey folks! I upgraded the commenting system to Disqus, a system you may use on other websites and blogs for commenting. I tried this a couple of years ...

    On June 8, 2011 / By
  • reviews 3

    Review: Jessicakes

    I like cupcakes.  I’ve not gone crazy over them like many have (though I hear the Whoopee Pie is the next cupcake, and I really love those…), but ...

    On June 3, 2011 / By
  • news 5

    Soho Sushi to be renamed Fusian

    Soho Sushi, the fast-casual sushi concept on 4th, has changed their name to Fusian (pronounced like “fusion”). I talked with Zach Weprin, one of the owners, a couple ...

    On June 2, 2011 / By
  • news 9

    Japp’s to Open June 23

    Japp’s, the former bar (and wig shop) and now the second foray into the bar scene in Over-the-Rhine by the owners of Neon’s, has annoounced its opening: June ...

    On June 1, 2011 / By
  • bits and bites 1

    Bits and Bites: A Tavola Opens, Blogger Can’t Resist

    I popped in for opening night. This isn’t a full review (in fact, all I’ll say is that I’m happy there are some healthy choices and that the ...

    On June 1, 2011 / By
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    A Tavola Now Open

    A Tavola, the much-anticipated pizzeria on Vine Street, is now open for business.  There are already reports on Twitter about drinks and such.  It was supposed to be ...

    On May 31, 2011 / By
  • news 21

    Celestial Bar Runs Dry

    The Celestial Steakhouse, a staple of Mt. Adams dining and of jazz music in Cincinnati, has lost their liquor license, at least temporarily. The owner, Chanaka De Lanerolle, ...

    On May 31, 2011 / By