Monthly Archives: July 2011

Help Save the Treats Truck! (and other trucks)

source Greetings from New York! I am spending some time with the family and I also have a wedding to look forward to this weekend. I fully intend to document all of the wedding eats, especially dessert and cake. In the … Continue reading

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Three Tarts

As part of my ice cream sandwich quest last summer, my mother and I came across Three Tarts on the west side of Manhattan. During the summer, they offer a unique kind of ice cream sandwich, with the ice cream … Continue reading

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A Tour of the North End with Bertolli

On Saturday, I was fortunate enough to take part in a six hour long food tour of the North End hosted by Bertolli. Nine area bloggers were in attendance for a tour that included five wonderful, food-filled stops. Our first … Continue reading

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Singing Beach and Captain Dusty’s Ice Cream

Last weekend, I made the long overdue discovery of Singing Beach, located just 45 minutes north of Boston in Manchester-by-the-Sea. For the past few years I have been a devotee of Crane Beach in Ipswich. I had heard of Singing Beach … Continue reading

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Mi Tierra

I discovered Mi Tierra in my sophomore year of college and it quickly became one of my favorite Waltham restaurants. It was one of my first introductions to Central American cuisine before I studied abroad in Costa Rica. A few … Continue reading

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The Hummus Place

I don’t mean to sound like a hummus snob, but the truth is, I can’t stand most store brand hummus. The absolute worst was the one served in my college dining hall. Talk about industrial-grade paste. I’m fine with some … Continue reading

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Lulu Cake Boutique

A few months ago, I briefly popped in to Lulu Cake Boutique, a new bakery on 8th Avenue in New York. The shop was bright and clean and they had an extensive selection of charming baked goods: cake slices, cupcakes, homey cookies … Continue reading

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