Tag Archives: breakfast

Joined At Last: Starbucks Brings La Boulange Baked Goods On Board

Spring 2013 saw Starbucks acquiring French inspired San Francisco chain, La Boulange Bakery and Cafe, as mentioned in my post, “San Francisco Houses of Kick Starts.” Fast forward a few months later and we’re already seeing La Boulange product line in Starbucks shops across Washington state. I was happily surprised to get the same great […]

San Francisco Houses of Kick Starts:

Best place to grab a power meal to go (0r eat in if you have a moment): La Boulange Bakery & Cafe. I was later informed by a San Franciscan that Starbucks had just acquired this locally loved chain and the quality of the goods remains the same thus far (would like to know if […]

Best of Downtown Seattle’s Breakfast, Brunch and Snack Spots

1. Le Creperie Voila – Breakfast If you’re a traveler looking for a breakfast that is slightly more sophisticated than that of the continental variety, then you’ll find it here at Le Creperie Voila. Situated at the Washington Trade and Convention Centre on Pike Street, you’ll find the beauty is in its fast food service.  […]

Local Comfort Food Hot Spot: Crème de la Crumb

A commuter’s institution, Crème de la Crumb is an excellent pit stop for prêt à manger breakfast and lunch staples. Let the waft of the vanilla bean aroma of sumptuous cream cheese icing atop the soft cinnamon buns lure you into this gourmet boutique. Friendly distractions include butter scones, gourmet sandwiches, artisan soups and toasty beverages.  […]

Seattle’s Secrets Series: The Baked Variety

Seattle might be known for its coffee industry, but there are probably just as many bakeries offering toasty warm goods to accompany your Seattle’s Best. Here are a couple of shops worth a visit if you ever find yourself in Downtown Seattle: Dahlia Bakery – Best Breakfast – Delectable croissants and breakfast sandwiches on the […]

Medina Café – Legendary Lavender Latte

Located in Crosstown Vancouver on 556 Beatty Street, this brunch spot is an inconspicuous haven of fresh, mouth watering waffles and artisanal beverages. My favorite drink pick is Medina’s lavender latte. Their breakfast and brunch options are well presented, delicious and hearty. Le Canard Confit est magnifique! The cafe is nicely outfitted with exposed wood […]