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This Is How We Lose Them

Smoking. Spacing. Sleeping. Cradle Cincinnati’s campaign to turn the tide on our woeful infant mortality rate is a lot more complicated—and tougher—than it looks.

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A vision of the goddess Etidorhpa

John Uri Lloyd: To Infinity And Beyond

It sounds crazy, but over a century ago John Uri Lloyd, the visionary pharmacist of Plum Street, wrote one of the most ambitious, avant-garde—and, ahem, impenetrable—novels of all time: Etidorhpa, Or the End of the Earth. Or maybe it just is crazy…

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Best Restaurants 2015

Dan Wright’s falafel, 
baklava, and bouillabaisse

Abigail Street

The generously portioned, shareable-plate setup is a boon for diners—having to settle on just one or two dishes here would be dreadful.

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Fried chicken and waffles

Dining Out: Taste of Belgium

Taste of Belgium grows from a waffle stand to a stand out bistro.

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Style Scout


Say Yes to the (Prom) Dress

Young folks today have more shopping options than ever (thanks, Internet!), but there are plenty of local IRL boutiques to shop for a dream dress.

The building at 312 W. 4th Street

Switch is Changing Things Up with a New Furniture Store

The specialty lighting shop is expanding its offerings this Fall.


Sort-of Secret Shopping at Camargo Trading Co.

Even if plaid picture frames aren’t your thing, you’ll definitely want to shop at the upstairs boutique

"It's nice to be in a room full of people creating something together," Strasser says.

Storefront: Fern

Fern sells art—much of it just happens to be in the form of house plants.

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InstaLove: Wedding Place Cards

The best way to do assigned seating? With a little bit of personalization and a lot of whimsy.


InstaLove: Bohemian Bridal Dresses

If your style is more Talitha Getty than Princess Grace, here are six of our favorite dress lines sure to suit your carefree spirit.

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InstaLove: Cincinnati Makers

The Queen City is lousy with talented folks making everything from jewelry and clothing to furniture and lighting to paper and textile goods.

Cincinnati Wedding


Local Love: Alana + Rob

A historic mansion, a gorgeous church, and a flambé donut bar made Alana and Rob’s wedding a night to remember!


Local Love: Lindsey + Grant

When your ringbearer is the bride’s adorable dog, happily ever after is practically guaranteed.


Local Love: Allison + Gus

Childhood sweethearts Allison and Gus’ special day was blanketed with snow for a perfect winter wedding.


Worth The Drive: A Superlative Roundup of Zip Line Tours

Here are five travel-worthy zip line tours—organized by what they’re best at—where you can bust out of your hibernation.

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The Day Tripper

Long Weekends

Cure cocktail bar on Freret St.

Escape: New Orleans

Indisputably, there’s a bond between New Orleans and Cincinnati.


Feast Your Eyes on Asheville

For a city its size, Asheville has a surprisingly happening downtown. And these Appalachians can cook.


Old Glamour and New Tastes in Detroit

Yes, Detroit has her problems. But entertaining guests is not one of them.