Special Kane’s Donuts for Curious George and Fall

As always, Kane’s Donuts is offering a bunch of special seasonal treats. I’ve previously visited Kane’s and had a blast. I was able to stop by last week and sampled some! One of my favorite parts of going to Kane’s Donuts is their giant coffee roll cakes, which would be a delight to receive at…

Peeps S’mores

The dissertation hasn’t completely killed me yet, but it is trying. Here’s a break from all the madness – Peeps S’mores! I’m not the world’s biggest Peeps fan but this idea was both easy enough to persuade me to make it without needing to create piles of dishes and, after eating two of these s’mores,…

Cheap Summer Treat: Costco’s Freshly Dipped Ice Cream Bar

Because Summer refuses to leave and give us relief from this sweltering heat, let’s try and make the most of it, shall we?  An ideal treat to take your mind off the buckets of sweat you are oozing in this humidity can be found at your local Costco. No, I’m not kidding. For under $2…

The Fussy Eater Guide to Surviving 1,000° Heat with Frosty Beverages

By no means exhaustive, the following list contains tips, recipes, and resources if, like me, you tend to wilt in this punishing heat and look for any excuse to cool off. Why, did someone say frosty beverages? A Note about “Brain Freeze”If you ask 10 different people, you’ll get 20 different answers for avoiding and…

New England Summer Food Festivals

UPDATE 5/16/11: Strawberry Dessert Festival coming to Boston this summer!  Image courtesy of Mass Farmers Markets Details here: Mass Farmers Markets Strawberry Dessert Festival Image courtesy of phillips.family Mark your calendars! Summer food festival season is upon us – enjoy!New England summer food festivals – Boston.com

Snow Day Special Round-Up

Bon appétit, but don’t forget your snow shovel and galoshes. The Backyard BBQ Pizza sounds really good right now! Free Brownie Sundae Snow Day at Tryst, Arlington Tryst Restaurant in Arlington Offers Free Brownie Sundae (Not Sledding) WHAT: We’ve had snow, snow and more snow. In honor of the now-weekly snowstorm, Tryst Restaurant located in…

Sweet Holiday Deals Mashup

Image courtesy of orange_kuma. In no particular order; please check in with the vendor for more info. Will update this post as needed! Ed Note: Updated December 3. Kickass Cupcakes: Thursday, December 2nd, 6pm-Midnight, crazy discounted cupcakes as part of Davis Square’s Midnight Madness. Taza Chocolate: 20% off orders placed online using code ’20MONDAY” during…