Cafe Aloe

Cafe Aloe is a a wonderful place that can be best described as Dim Sum meets Coffee Shop. They are located in Bellevue, WA and are currently open Monday-Sunday, but closed on Wednesdays currently. They offer a wide selection of coffees and teas, along with breakfast sandwiches, steamed buns, dumplings, and egg tarts. Their cafeContinue reading “Cafe Aloe”


Treat yo self – my favorite line from one of my favorite TV shows, Parks and Rec. I try to live my life by this phrase becuase life is too short to not eat the damn cookie! Treat is a fun cookie shop run by a mother-daughter duo. They’ve got delicious and creative flavors withContinue reading “Treat”

Lowrider Cookies

Who doesn’t love cookies? If you don’t then I am sorry but you should maybe go to the doctor or something? Cookies make everything better in my opinion. Long day? Bad Day? Eat a cookie and your mood is sure to be lifted. Anyways, you don’t need me to explain WHY you should eat cookies.Continue reading “Lowrider Cookies”


What do you get when you combine donuts with mochi? DOCHI – mochi-donuts that are irresistible. Mochi donuts are not like your typical yeast raised donuts. They are light and chewy with a very different texture. Dochi is a popular Seattle bakery known for their mochi donuts and have some fun flavors! I also LOVEContinue reading “Dochi”

Cupcake Royale

I have been to Cupcake Royale many, many times in my 5 years in Seattle, but the cupcakes never seem to last long enough for me to take pictures of them! they are just that good! My personal favorite is The Gay – it is a rainbow sprinkle vanilla cupcake with vanilla buttercream. I amContinue reading “Cupcake Royale”

Hood Famous

Hood Famous is a cute little shop in the International District known for all things ube! If you are not familiar with ube it is basically just a purple yam that is originally from the Philippines. It has a bright purple color and is slightly sweet, making for delicious and beautiful desserts and drinks. HoodContinue reading “Hood Famous”

Hello Robin

Hello Robin is a popular bakery in Seattle with two locations (Capital Hill and U Village) serving up some deliciously good cookies! You can get a single, a few, a 1/2 dozen, a dozen or even an ice cream cookie sandwich! Oh the options! We opted for a half dozen ($10.50) so we could tryContinue reading “Hello Robin”

La Parisienne

La Parisienne – oh how I love you so. My friend recently recommended this place when I mentioned I was looking for a great chocolate croissant in Seattle. Seattle has a lot of bakeries with a lot of delicious options, and while I have enjoyed almost every croissant I have eaten, I still had notContinue reading “La Parisienne”


I have eaten a lot of macarons in my lifetime, like a lot. They are one of my favorite cookies because they have a wonderful crispy crunch with a flavorful filling. They are usually light and not too sweet. I feel that I have eaten enough macarons from different bakeries and in different countries toContinue reading “Macadons”

The Flour Box

The Flour Box is a cute little bakery located in Hillamn City. They are a small batch, handmade shop. Getting donuts from this place is like winning the lottery! Due to covid, they have closed their doors and are currently open 4 days a week (Thursday-Sunday) for pre-orders only. Because they are a small shop,Continue reading “The Flour Box”