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A Bridal Shower at Cooks' Wares

A Bridal Shower at Cooks’ Wares

This weekend I attended the most unique Bridal Shower at Cooks’ Wares in Montgomery.  Cooks’ Wares is a fabulous family owned kitchen wares store that sells anything and everything you could ever need in your kitchen.  They offer cooking classes of all sorts with experts in this field as well as helpful kitchen classes that...
Buttercup Cake House in Covington

Buttercup Cake House in Covington

Buttercup Cake House in Covington is THE place to go if you need delicious, exquisitely decorated baked treats!  Buttercup Cake House makes wedding cakes, cupcakes, cake pops, cookies and more!  You can stop by their shop on Pike Street or find them at various events around town.  I first tried Buttercup’s sweets at an event at...
The Candle Lab OTR

The Candle Lab OTR

Do you love candles?  You need to visit the Candle Lab OTR. Do you love creating things?  You need to visit the Candle Lab OTR. Do you need a unique gift for someone special?  You need to visit the Candle Lab OTR. The Candle Lab OTR is a really cool shop where you can create...
Broadway in Cincinnati Presents: Something Rotten

Broadway in Cincinnati Presents: Something Rotten

We had a special treat this week – we were invited to attend the opening night production of Something Rotten, brought to town by Broadway in Cincinnati.  How is it possible that I had never heard of this Broadway musical before it came to town??  This show is HILARIOUS!  We were cracking up throughout the...
Smoke Justis Bar & Restaurant in Covington

Smoke Justis Bar & Restaurant in Covington

Smoke Justis touts itself as a sports bar, but I would say the TVs spotlighting sports are not the main event here.  Smoke Justis is a great hangout for friends or family, even if sports is not your thing.  Smoke Justis has a basement full of video games and offers live music on a regular...
Rivertown Brewery & Barrel House

Rivertown Brewery & Barrel House

Cincinnati seems to be going back to it’s beer-brewing roots.  There seems to be no shortage of micro breweries, craft breweries and home-brewers (my husband included) in the Greater Cincinnati area.  We have decided, along with our good friends to make a habit of planning date nights that revolve around local breweries.  I decided that...
Broadway in Cincinnati Presents The Little Mermaid

Broadway in Cincinnati Presents The Little Mermaid

Broadway in Cincinnati has brought a beloved children’s classic Disney movie to town and you will not want to miss it!  Ariel and friends swam into town this week for a some swimming and singing at the Aronoff Theatre.  Disney’s The Little Mermaid will be on the big stage until January 29th and it is...
Daniel Tiger's Neighborhood LIVE

Daniel Tiger’s Neighborhood LIVE

Daniel Tiger’s Neighborhood is one of my favorite PBS shows because it hails from one of my favorite PBS shows from my own childhood, Mr. Roger’s Neighborhood.  Aside from the nostalgic aspects, it also appeals to me as a mom and a preschool teacher because of the lessons taught in each episode.  Not to mention...
Bite Restaurant in Milford

Bite Restaurant in Milford

We have found a new restaurant to add to our list of favorites in Cincinnati.  Bite is a farm to table restaurant in Milford with a menu that  changes with the seasons.  They utilize ingredients from local farms and even from their own backyard.  There is something for everyone on the menu, whether you be...
A Gentleman's Guide to Love and Murder

A Gentleman’s Guide to Love and Murder

Tonight we saw one of the funniest Broadway shows we have ever seen…A Gentleman’s Guide to Love and Murder. This show was FANTASTIC!  The songs were catchy and hilarious, the choreography of all the action in the film is perfect, and the set was incredible.  The performers were awesome, but a special shout out must...
Salvadore's Pizzeria in Northern Kentucky

Salvadore’s Pizzeria in Northern Kentucky

Dinner can be a battle at my house sometimes, but there’s one food that ties the family together…PIZZA!  Recently we visited Salvadore’s Pizzeria on Dixie Highway in Elsmere and we had a fun family dinner.   This restaurant hasn’t always been known as Salvadore’s.  If you’ve been around Northern Kentucky for years like us then...
New Year's Eve with the Cincinnati Cyclones {GIVEAWAY}

New Year’s Eve with the Cincinnati Cyclones {GIVEAWAY}

The Cincinnati Cyclones are ringing in the new year with a BANG!  They are having a special New Year’s Eve game with an early start time and an indoor fireworks display to finish things up.  If you do not have a sitter for New Year’s Eve don’t sweat it!  Let the kids celebrate New Year’s...