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Cincinnati International Wine Festival GIVEAWAY

Cincinnati International Wine Festival GIVEAWAY

Whether you are a wine experts, wine lovers or just want to learn more about wine there is a perfect event coming to town just for you!  the Cincinnati International Wine Festival is just a few weeks away and it will be a weekend-long celebration of wine.  This is no ordinary wine festival though, the...
Broadway in Cincinnati Presents: The Lion King

Broadway in Cincinnati Presents: The Lion King

The Lion King on Broadway may just be one of my all time favorite productions that Broadway in Cincinnati has brought to town.  The show was breath-taking and entertaining from start to finish.  Last week I took my son Sam to see The Lion King and it was the first time either one of us...

All-New Harlem Globetrotters Pushing The Limits World Tour

The Harlem Globetrotters are coming to Cincinnati this weekend and we can’t wait to see them!  Stay tuned for a review after the show.  In the meantime, here’s a promo code for upcoming cities in the tour. UPDATE 12.28.19 ~ REVIEW: Today we saw the Harlem Globetrotters.  It was my first time seeing them and...
Cincinnati Shakespeare Company's Every Christmas Story Ever Told (And Then Some!)

Cincinnati Shakespeare Company’s Every Christmas Story Ever Told (And Then Some!)

I do not consider it the holiday season until we have been to see Cincinnati Shakespeare Company’s Every Christmas Story Ever Told (And Then Some!).  It is one of my most favorite holiday season experiences.  This show is HILARIOUS and squeezes all of the holiday madness and magic into one performance with just four actors. ...
The Frog Princess at Ensemble Theatre Cincinnati

The Frog Princess at Ensemble Theatre Cincinnati

We were in the audience for the opening night of The Frog Princess at Ensemble Theatre  Cincinnati and it was a wonderful way to kick off our holiday season.  The Ensemble Theatre puts on a family friendly musical each holiday season.  And when I say that it is “family friendly” that does NOT mean that...
Broadway in Cincinnati Presents: HELLO, DOLLY!

Broadway in Cincinnati Presents: HELLO, DOLLY!

This week we attended the opening night show of Hello Dolly, presented by Broadway in Cincinnati at the Aronoff Center for the Arts.  We had a fabulous date night starting at Arnold’s for a delicious dinner before heading to the show. This classic Broadway production is bright and colorful and full of joy!  The dancing...
Streetside Brewery & Street Chef Brigade

Streetside Brewery & Street Chef Brigade

Streetside Brewery and Street Chef Brigade are a bang up team on the east side of Cincy that you need to visit for great grub and craft brews.  Sometimes I leave a brewery and feel sad.  Streetside is one of those places.  I wish they were in my own back yard.  But because we enjoy...
Broadway in Cincinnati Presents: Mean Girls

Broadway in Cincinnati Presents: Mean Girls

Broadway in Cincinnati’s latest show to hit the stage at the Aronoff Center for the Arts is Mean Girls and it is fantastic!  Ella and I had a perfect mother-daughter evening with dinner and a show.  We both agreed that we like Mean Girls even better on the stage.  The Broadway production of Mean Girls...
Truck Stop Chili

Truck Stop Chili

If you are looking for a tried and true chili recipe, may I present to you the ever-delicious and hearty Truck Stop Chili recipe.  This has been our go to recipe for over a decade and it has even won us some prizes in chili cook-offs!  The Truck Stop Chili recipe was handed down to...
Cirque du Soleil Returns to Cincinnati with AXEL

Cirque du Soleil Returns to Cincinnati with AXEL

EDIT 1.23.2020 ~ QUICK REVIEW of Cirque du Soleil AXEL Tonight we saw the second ever ice show from Cirque du Soleil, AXEL.  And like every Cirque show before this, we were BLOWN AWAY.  How is it that this company keeps creating the most stellar of productions?!?! If you have never seen a Cirque du...
Lucious Q

Lucious Q

Have a hankering for some off the charts BBQ?  Head to Lucious Q in Pendleton and you will not be disappointed.  You will go for the BBQ but stay for the sides, slushes, live music and the ultra chill vibes.  Lucious Q is just a seriously cool place to hang out with some awesome food....
Founders Brewing Company Taproom

Founders Brewing Company Taproom

Founders Brewing Company has a Taproom in Grand Rapids, Michigan that is worth a visit if you are in the area, or even just driving through.  We went a little out of our way on our way home from a vacation in Michigan just to stop for lunch at the Founders Brewing Company Taproom and...