Tag: Ohio

50 Shots of America–Ohio

Ohio is the 17th state admitted to the Union but it wasn’t quite so simple as it sounds. It wasn’t until 1953 that they were official declared the 17th state retroactively. As part of the Northwest Territory, an area became eligible for statehood once it reached a population of 60,000. In 1953 the realized there […]

Cuvee Wine Bar & Cellar – Bellbrook Ohio

Author’s note:  Since Circle Of Food has a national audience, I suggest that you not focus on the local aspect of this wine bar post but more so on the “concept” and “lifestyle” aspect of it.  Find something similar in your neck of the woods. Here is my LAFF group at our recent event at Cuvee Wine Bar.  […]

Sung Korean Bistro – Review – Cincinnati Ohio

Looking to add a little excitement to your food palate?  Then take a culinary food adventure and visit Sung Korean Bistro  located at 700 Elm St. in downtown Cincinnati, Ohio.  NOTE to READERS:  I know many of you may not live in Ohio, but even though this review is about a specific restaurant, it is […]

Camp Aunt Mary 2009

Those of you who have been following Circle of Food for a while know that each year I have “Camp Aunt Mary” where my nieces and nephew, whose busy schedules allow, come to stay with me for a week of fun.  My 11-year old niece, Hannah, was the only one who came this year – […]

Day 6: Extreme Makeover Home Edition

Well, here it is at Day 6.  It rained all day and has just recently stopped.  Fortunately, the house was under roof with the shingles on when it started.  As you can see, they are really making good progress and have made up for the delay on Day 4 when they broke a water main. […]

Day 4 of Extreme Makeover – Home Edition Beavercreek Ohio

It is 10:10 pm and I just left the job site of Extreme Makeover – Home Edition (Beavercreek, Ohio).  They are just about done framing the first floor.  The frame walls were pre-constructed off-site by Coventry Fine Homes and delivered to the job site on a big semi-truck.  The construction site is like an ant […]

Restaurant Week Dayton Ohio: February 1-6, 2009

What is Restaurant Week? For four years running, for one week only, a select group of Dayton Ohio restaurants feature a fixed menu for $20.09 (for 2009 – get it?).  The opportunity gives foodies a chance to experience different restaurants, taste new menu items, and benefit charity.   With a RECORD 56 Restaurants participating this winter, there are plenty of choices! […]