Lady M: Is it ladylike if you eat from a to-go box?

As you probably know, Lady M is an ultra-luxe cake boutique with stores mostly on the East Coast, and Southeast Asia. They specialize in mille crepes, which is a cake made by painstakingly making a tall stack of thin crepes with layers of cream between each crepe. The type of cake I will happily shell…

Sweet, sweet sticky bun at Flour Bakery + Cafe

When I was in Cambridge, I visited Flour Bakery + Cafe, because I needed some fortification before walking in the freezing cold to visit Harvard University (thanks, winter storm Stella). Flour Bakery + Cafe is a chain store in the Boston-Cambridge area. They serve cakes, pastries, sandwiches and other quick lunch items. The sticky bun,…

Dessert Breakfast at Tatte

Tatte Bakery and Cafe is a chain restaurant in the Cambridge-Boston area. Similar to Flour, they serve breakfast items, pastries, cakes and other kinds of sweets. Tatte feels and tastes a little more upscale. I visited their store in Harvard Square for breakfast.        My breakfast. See, so modest! I only ended up…

LOBSTAAAHHH but no love for Luke’s Lobster

Since I’ve moved to DC, I’ve been wanting to try Luke’s Lobster. I tried their lobster roll, because it is what they are most famous for. Maybe it’s just me, or the shop I visited was having an off day, but…meh. Granted, that’s a very generous pile of fresh lobster meat on a warm brioche…

Volcanic Ice Cream Break at Ice Cream Jubilee

You know those times when you are so hungry and stressed with deadlines and you are feeling really exasperated, so instead of rushing to knock out as many deadlines as possible, you take a 30 minute train ride and try out a new ice cream place? No? Just me? Finnneee. Anyway, I had one of those…

One Spicy Farmer’s Daughter at &pizza

I know, the picture kind of looks like a hot mess. But seriously, aren’t the best pizzas the messy ones? &pizza is a DC-based pizza chain. Their signature is the long, rectangular shape of their craft pizza that are made on order. I got the Farmer’s Daughter, which has spicy tomatoes, spinach, mozzarella, Italian sausage, egg,…