Starbucks Closing La Boulange CafesCompany says it will shut down the 23 La Boulange restaurants, which are mostly in San Francisco, by the end of September.
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Best Pie Shops in Puget SoundThere's nothing like a slice of homemade pie and a cuppa joe to make the day feel better. During the holidays, especially, serving up a delectable pie is the sweet end to any meal. Here are some of our favorite pie shops in Seattle.
Seattle's Hostess Bakery ClosingHostess Brands Inc. is permanently closing bakeries in Seattle, St. Louis and Cincinnati. The facilities employ a total of 627 workers.
Best British Inspired Stores in Puget SoundWant to snack on biscuits and tea like the Londoners do while you cheer on Team USA during the 2012 Summer Olympics? Here are some of our favorite British inspired shops in Puget Sound for your UK fix.
Best French Patisseries in Seattle Ooo la la! Flaky, buttery croissants, baguettes, tarts and macaroons! Dessert lovers and francophiles, here are the best Seattle has in French patisseries!
Best Bakeries for Dog Treats in Puget SoundIf you are looking to celebrate Rover's birthday, or just want some local, organic and natural treats for your pet, we've found some great places in Seattle that put four-legged friends first!
Starbucks Buys Bakery To Improve Food Offerings Starbucks Corp. is looking to offer a more tempting menu, with a $100 million cash deal to buy a small bakery chain.
Best Challah in Seattle Challah is a shabbat favorite in Jewish homes, but many people enjoy the slightly sweet, braided egg bread with dinner or for breakfast as french toast or with jam. Here are some of our favorite local bakeries where you can find this delicious traditional bread.
Best Carrot Cake in Puget SoundIn honor of National Carrot Cake Day, we thought we'd go looking for the most delicious carrot cakes in Puget Sound. Not only did we find locally owned bakeries who make their delicious cakes from scratch, we found a 100% gluten free bakery whose carrot cake ranks right up there with all the rest!
Best Seattle Area Christmas CookiesIf baking is just not your thing, but you still want to take a beautiful plate of cookies to the neighbors or the office, (or just enjoy them yourself), Seattle has some incredible bakeries with delicious cookie treats that will make even Santa smile.
O Magazine's Favorite Things Include Tacoma Company "Feeling Smitten"In the December, 2011 issue of O Magazine, Oprah Winfrey and some of her friends like Gayle King, Dr. Oz and Suze Orman weigh in on their favorite things. Lucky for them (and us!) Feeling Smitten Bath Bakery is located in Tacoma!