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Chicago Day 2: Floriole, Sweet Mandy B’s, and Farmhouse

On Sunday, Sean, Sarah and I headed to the charming and scenic neighborhood near DePaul University where two of the places on my list were located conveniently next to one another. Our first stop was Floriole, a two-story cafe and … Continue reading

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DessertTruck Works

The DessertTruck is one of a growing number of food trucks that decided to follow up their success with a brick and mortar location (other examples include Clover, Big Gay Ice Cream Truck, and Treats Truck). The truck, which opened in 2007, … Continue reading

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Baked

If you are a sweets enthusiast, it is likely you have heard of Baked, a bakery located in the Red Hook neighborhood of Brooklyn. For those who have not had the opportunity to visit the store, the accompanying cookbook, Baked Explorations written by … Continue reading

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Iggy’s Bread – The Shop

If you have eaten a sandwich at a cafe or restaurant anywhere in the Greater Boston area, chances are, whether or not you were aware, that you enjoyed it on Iggy’s bread. Iggy’s the gold standard as far as bread products go … Continue reading

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3 Little Figs Cafe

At long last, the 3 Little Figs cafe in Somerville is open. Last month I featured some of the pastries made by “Big Fig” Katie in anticipation of the cafe’s opening and now I’m excited to show you the finished space. The … Continue reading

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Sweets from 3 Little Figs

On the list of things that excite me, a new bakery moving to the area, or better yet, my neighborhood, ranks high up there. If you haven’t heard, 3 Little Figs is opening a cafe in Somerville within the next few weeks. … Continue reading

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Tu-lu’s Gluten-Free Bakery

Before heading up to the wedding on Saturday, there was some more celebrating to be had. Saturday was my sister Emily’s birthday. Emily does not eat gluten and my mom decided this year to get her birthday cake from Tu-Lu’s Gluten-Free … Continue reading

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