Monthly Archives: July 2010

Cookies and Sandwiches in Fort Point: Channel Cafe, Flour, and Sportello

I consider Fort Point Channel a mini bakery/cafe mecca. And by mini mecca, I mean to say that there are three establishments that I am very fond of all within a three to four block radius. Fort Point is the … Continue reading

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Thai Me Down at Ronnarong Thai: Lemongrass Edition

Finally, multiple posts that live up to the blog’s title. Last night I attended Thai Me Down at Ronnarong Thai Tapas Bar, hosted by the lovely Christine and Citysearch. Yesterday marked the debut of Thai Me Down, which will take place on … Continue reading

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Get Yer Free Ice Cream

What you’ve heard is true. The Ben and Jerry’s Truck arrived in Boston today and will be roaming the city for four weeks handing out free ice cream. Today it stopped at the Boston Common, Faneuil Hall, and Harvard Sq. … Continue reading

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Treat Cupcake Bar

Last Friday, amidst pouring rain, I paid a visit to Treat Cupcake Bar, the new shop located in Needham.

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Hester Street Fair

I can safely say that the Hester Street Fair on the Lower East Side in New York City is one of the best food and artisan markets I have been to in a while. It is modest in size, so … Continue reading

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Market Report: Union Square, NYC

Photo courtesy of Michael Ginsburg When I think back to things that characterized my childhood, the Union Square Greenmarket in New York is high on that list. I grew up only a ten minute walk from the market and I … Continue reading

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Treats Truck

If ever a baker and a bakery held a warm place in my heart, it is Kim and the Treats Truck. There are ice cream trucks, waffle trucks, fancy dessert trucks, and more, but the Treats Truck is the only … Continue reading

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