Little Aussie Bakery: Pretty Good for Gluten-Free

But thank God I don’t have Celiac’s disease.  I was missing my Houston favorite, Empire Cafe, so I searched Yelp and Urbanspoon and it seemed like Little Aussie Bakery would be a good substitute.  A hippie-ish feel in a yuppy-ish part of town – yayyyy!  Well, I didn’t read the parts about how it’s a gluten-free establishment.  In fact, you cannot even bring in any items that might have gluten in them (not that I carry around a pile of donuts and buns).  I guess people with gluten sensitivities will steal your baked goods and eat them?  Or the gluten dust will turn them into stone?  Not sure.   Continue reading


Starting the New Year Off Right at Madhatters


The holiday season was hard on our bank account, so we decided that in January we would focus on “cheap eats.”  And, eating healthier… It turns out our quest to find the best food in San Antonio has resulted in us packing on a few extra pounds.  After a day of exploring the city, we decided to grab a late, light and reasonably-priced lunch at Madhatters Tea House & Cafe. Continue reading

Country Lunch at the Peach Cafe in Boerne

country charm

We like to explore on the weekends and J’s mom has been telling us to go up to Boerne.  So last Saturday, we took a drive out there to go to The Peach Cafe.  Settled in an old house on Main Street, walking in to the cafe feels like visiting in to your Grandma’s house.  We were welcomed right away and seated in a cozy side room.  The server gave us paper menus with instructions to circle what we’d like.  She left and promptly returned with these delicious, fresh-from-the-oven cheese muffins. Continue reading