Local Legends: Granny’s Pie Factory

This week was an eye opening week, but in an unexpected way. After seeing these guys throughout the summer at various farmer’s markets, I found myself dying to visit Granny’s Pie Factory in East Hartford, CT. Unlike other bakeries I’ve sought out, Granny’s is not known for concocting the most bizarre flavor combinations or building …

Classic Italian Tiramisu: Playing it Fair

Okay, I have to admit…I’ve been pretty unfair. Looking back throughout the bucket list posts of the summer, I’ve noticed how much attention the (great and tasty) country of France has gotten. Despite the fact that there are really fantastic cuisines to be found there, I feel like I should be paying more attention to …

Local Legends: NoRA Cupcake Company

Traveling:  an experience that brings perspective and new knowledge, which leads to unordinary discoveries hard work: tiring and hella expensive That there folks, is the definition of “traveling” from the Daly Dictionary (coming to a Barnes and Noble near you soon). Looking back after a few weeks of normalcy, I can definitively say that my …

Road Trip, Last Stop: D.C. Dishes

13 days, 6 locations, and 2999 miles later, we’ve finally made it home. It’s with mixed feelings that I write this last foodie-finds post. On one hand, I’ve never loved my bed so much, but on the other hand, I’ll definitely miss the exploring we did over the past two weeks. I saw and ate …

Road Trip, Stop Five: Chewing in Charleston

Ready for more irony? Remember in my last blog, I mentioned that Disney would probably be the most exciting place we went. Despite the sheer amount of food to be found on the property of the park, I didn’t have too much to blog about. Well, today the irony continues folks. On our way up …