Kyoto Matcha

This is a review of Kyoto Matcha, a dessert shop with various locations in Maryland.

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Vigilante Coffee: the Coffee Shop You Need to Try

There’s nothing like a neighborhood coffee shop. It’s so easy to make a Starbucks trip, but local coffee shops that connect with their community are the best. This is a simple way to describe Vigilante Coffee, a coffee shop based in Maryland. It was founded by Christopher Vigilante, and the mission is to uplift others…

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Alpaca Dessert: the Ice Cream Shop You Absolutely Need to Try

What’s your favorite way to have your ice cream? One of the ways I step out of my comfort zone is to try flavors or dishes that I haven’t tried before. I was at The Spot MD in Rockville, MD for the first time. I was there for something else and of course ended up…

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Teamania Bakery

Teamania Bakery is an Asian-European inspired bakery and cafe which is located in Rockville, MD. They have desserts such as the toast boxes that they’re known for and apple mousse. They also have various teas and coffees. I had heard good things about this place, so I was excited to finally try it. WHAT I ORDERED…

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There’s No (Ice) Cream Like SnoCream

Ice cream is often thought of as the summer treat, dessert, snack, etc. Shops can be a dime a dozen, so finding the gems can take some time. I’ve been looking for great places to share. I finally made another trip to the Block in Annandale, VA to try SnoCream Company, which is known for their shaved ice cream…

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Down for the Swirl at Smash’d Creamery

It was a warm summer night in the DMV. It only felt a little humid. People were out and about enjoying the unofficial summer weather. All I could think about was ice cream. Could you blame me? Is this frozen treat not the perfect way to bring in this time of year? Smash’D Creamery, an ice cream shop…

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Crêpe and Tea Time at T-Swirl Crêpe

I’ve been wanting to try new tea spots recently and finally started a list of them. I planned by day based on a prior commitment and chose to stop by T-swirl Crêpe in Rockville, MD. This place was one of the first on my list, so I was excited to give it a try! I went to…

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I Screamed for Cookie Butter Ice Cream

Update 6/26/19: Munch Ice Cream has moved to SnoCream Company. I’m not sure what this change will look like. Based on their Instagram, we just have to stay tuned to see what happens. Word-of-mouth recommendations are still very important when it comes to spreading the word about good restaurants, galleries, events, etc. I love telling…

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That’s SoCal: Day 4

feat pic: pic of amusement park I woke up on Day 4 amazed. I still couldn’t believe I was in California, a place I’ve wanted to go to for years. I wondered what San Diego had to offer on this beautiful spring day. We chilled out; enjoyed the weather; and decided to check out Mission Beach that night. As…

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