Saturday, February 16, 2013

brunch + wandering.

husband & i threw caution to the wind last night & DIDN'T SET OUR ALARMS for this morning. which hasn't happened in i-can't-REMEMBER-the-last-time. we always gots to be waking up early for something. but not today, i tell you, not this saturday! so, moral of the story is, we slept in good & long & it was glorious & sleeping in is the best thing since trader joe's & we wish that could happen every day instead of once every a month or whatever crazy ratio it is & we wish we could rewind this day so the sleepage-in could happen all over again. phew. 

next story: after finally a-rolling out of bed, we looked at the sunny, brisk saturday & decided to wander about a bit, & perhaps brunch for a bit. the only obvious choice for a day like today was the city bakery on lower 5th (last seen on your 7th favorite blog here). in a word, the city bakery is delicious. it's got chunky baked goods, marshmallows the size & density of body pillows, & hot chocolate that's so thick it's bordering on soup-like conditions.




take a look at the size of these chunkers!:



chocolate soup!! & that marshmallow!! the size & density of a body pillow, i tell you.



& did i mention we got one chocolate croissant a piece?? yet one more reason to rewind the beginning of this day & have it happen all over again so we could eat those again.



after our little meal we decided to wander around tribeca a bit, which, while it is where jay-z & beyonce live, is a place we haven't explored as much as we would like. but first, but first! down the street from city bakery was a little shop with these absolutely darling easter-egg kitchen appliances. it was love at first sight:



but on to some pictures of our lower 5th & tribeca explorations:








these sweet little puuuuups at biscuits & bath!



























hope your saturday was swell!

2 comments:

  1. Love this post! It inspires me to dedicate next Saturday to sleeping in and brunching. And those shots of the city and scenery are lovely!

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