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Saturday, December 19, 2009

Comfort Food + Snow: Day 1

When I left the house yesterday, the street looked like this:



I returned home to about 8 inches of snow on the ground and a transformed street:



And what was the key to staying happy in the snow? My midday trip to City Bakery where I indulged in this luxuriously rich hot chocolate topped with a marshmallow (one cup is enough to share with a partner), a delicious whole wheat croissant, macaroni and cheese and spicy cilantro chicken (one breaded and one marinated).
Note: If the macaroni and cheese looks like it's almost ready to be replaced with a hotter more golden one, it's worth the wait! I, on the other hand, was too impatient, and regretted it once I saw the perfect, crispy topped one come out.


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