Posts Tagged ‘dessert’

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Sugar Daddies

November 13, 2012

Sugar Daddies

 

I’m a dessert dragon. Just like they hoard their gold, I hoard my sweets—and one is never enough. So two days after my rich strawberry and nutella crêpe, my sugar craving returned, and I skimmed through my new list for a satisfying solution. When my eyes stopped at “Sugar Daddies,” I called up my guy and asked if he was interested.

 

Already downtown and only a block or two away, he offered to take my order and stop by restaurant #23 for me before driving home. Swamped with papers to grade, I quickly agreed, and he knocked on the door 20 minutes later with a plastic cupcake box in hand.   Continue reading.

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Crepeville

November 9, 2012

Crepeville

 

With my big chocolate craving, I begged my guy to accompany me to Crepeville last weekend. He readily agreed, and we pulled on the knife door handle of restaurant #22 before staring up at the coloring chalk menu boards and placing our order.   Continue reading.

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Pinkberry

September 15, 2012

 

With all of the moving madness and ceaseless unpacking, I blurted out nearly every excuse to stop and rest that passed through my brain. “It’s hot, let’s take a break!” “I’m sweaty, let’s take a break!” “My arms hurt, let’s take a break!” “I’m hungry, let’s take a break!” That last one finally worked, and I grabbed my keys off of the counter to drive us to restaurant #16.

 

As we pulled opened the glass doors, the servers called out, “Welcome to Pinkberry!” from behind the counter. We approached slowly, scanning the menu board as we walked. After one sample apiece, we placed our orders.   Continue reading.

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Icekrimski Café

June 27, 2012

 

After leaving my oven turned on for hours to bake both a cake and cupcakes, my home quickly reached sauna-like temperatures, and I desperately wanted a cool treat to deal with the heat. With over 20 flavors of gelato and sorbet, Icekrimski Café sounded like the perfect plan.   Continue reading.