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My Quest for the Perfect Cincy Macarons

I found them at Taste of Belgium, in eight holiday flavors

{CommentsCant} · Thursday, December 26, 2013
It all started when I ate at Bottega Louie in downtown Los Angeles for the first time. My boyfriend and I were vacationing in SoCal and went out to dinner with friends — L.A. natives and frequents of the popular restaurant and gourmet market with the most extraordinary bakery. Right as we walked through the door, I noticed an eye-catching rainbow dis...  
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Q&A with Josiah Wolf of WHY? and Dream Tiger

Dream Tiger plays Mayday Friday; WHY? performs at The Comet on New Year's Eve

{CommentsCant} · Thursday, December 26, 2013
A lot of great things emerge from Cincinnati: goetta, Graeter's Ice Cream, George Clooney… Among those locally bred gems is WHY?, the eclectic indie Hip Hop band with some of the most brilliantly complex and candid lyricism out there, courtesy of Jonathan “Yoni” Wolf. In addition to its lyrical genius, WHY? is never lacking in instrumental flair, boasting infectious beats, tinkering bells, m...  

Class: Make a Monster

0 Comments · Thursday, December 26, 2013
This kooky workshop allows individuals of all ages and skill levels to create their own stuffed toy monster. All the materials are provided — students are supplied with a pre-sewn form of the monste  

Art: CAC @ 21c

0 Comments · Thursday, December 26, 2013
This docent-led tour gives guests the special opportunity to visit two popular modern Cincinnati art destinations in one night. Join Contemporary Arts Center docents for a half-hour guided tour of 21c  

Holiday: Christian Moerlein Brew Ho Ho Ho Dinner Cruise

0 Comments · Tuesday, December 17, 2013
This holiday dinner cruise is a beer and boat lover’s dream come true. Christian Moerlein Brewery has teamed up with BB Riverboats for a night of beer tasting and food. There will be a holiday-theme  

Holiday: Dickens Brunch

0 Comments · Tuesday, December 17, 2013
Complete your Sunday morning with a unique holiday brunch straight from 19th-century England. The Dickens Brunch features a wide array of brunch favorites, such as omelets and waffles, along with  

Bi-Okoto Brings African Heritage to Cincinnati and Across the World

0 Comments · Wednesday, December 11, 2013
Cincinnati’s Bi-Okoto (pronounced “Bee-O-Ko-Toe”) Cultural Institute, a nonprofit performing arts organization that illuminates Africa’s rich traditional heritage, recently won the African Professionals Network (APNET) award for African culture, community and entertainment.   

Event: Bi-Okoto Heritage Festival

0 Comments · Wednesday, December 11, 2013
Cincinnati’s Bi-Okoto (pronounced “Bee-O-Ko-Toe”) Cultural Institute, a nonprofit performing arts organization that illuminates Africa’s rich traditional heritage, recently won the African Pro  
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Brace Yourself for Horrible Jewelry Ad Season

{CommentsCant} · Tuesday, December 10, 2013
Few things induce more eye-rolling than cliché jewelry commercials with impossibly flawless couples, dialogue on par with that of pornos and overly sentimental background music. When it comes to these contrived advertisements, it doesn’t get worse than Kay Jewelers. My boyfriend and I were watching Hulu Plus the other day when the same unsettling (and outdated) Kay ads repeatedly popped up duri...  

Onstage: Mannheim Steamroller Christmas

0 Comments · Tuesday, December 10, 2013
Christmas music aficionados won’t want to miss America’s top holiday celebration, Mannheim Steamroller Christmas. The show, created by Grammy Award-winner Chip Davis, spotlights the renowned Chris