Tag Archives: MA

Chilly Cow

As I mentioned in my donut recap, last week’s trip to Arlington was for the purpose of trying out some frozen custard. I had passed by Chilly Cow in Arlington Center at least a dozen times, but for some reason, up until … Continue reading

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Gail Ann Coffee Shop

This mini heat wave has been the perfect excuse to continue my ongoing search for ice cream/frozen desserts in the area. Earlier this week, Dan joined me to check out a certain frozen custard spot in Arlington (to be reported on later). I … Continue reading

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80 Thoreau

A couple of weeks ago, I enjoyed a lovely dinner at 80 Thoreau, a restaurant I’d been wanting to try ever since they opened last year. Its location in the charming town of Concord, MA was part of its appeal, as was … Continue reading

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Macaron Sweeterie

I can satisfy my craving for just about any sweet treat at multiple places in the Boston area, be it cupcakes, chocolate chip cookies, pie, brownies, ice cream. Overall though, options for macarons are slim. Until recently, I’d found only … Continue reading

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Bedford Farms Ice Cream

One of the things I am happy to say I have taken advantage of this summer is the wealth of roadside ice cream stands in Massachusetts. I’d had Bedford Farms on my list of places to visit. This recent Chronicle … 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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