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Blueberry's Bakery and Cafe

To know me is to know that I love to watch Food Network. Our life is so hectic that frankly, it doesn't happen as often as I'd like, and many times I catch shows later in the evening after the kids are in bed. I've become particularly fond of a little show called "Diners, Drive-Ins, and Dives." The host, Guy Fieri, travels all over the country to restaurants that fit this description. Usually, the owner and/or chef of these establishments are doing something unique (or just really, really yummy) with the food they prepare and serve.

I think that Blueberry's Bakery and Cafe would be a fit for this show. It is tucked away in the Woodlawn Shopping Center in old Littleton. On their take out menu it tells you to "look for the FAMILY DOLLAR sign"... if I didn't know better I might automatically walk the other way. But their pastries and lattes are right on the mark. My latest delight was the blueberry turnover. My morning was made on the first bite. My only complaint? I wish I had a bigger stomach. Yes. It was that good.

You'll also find a nice selection of sandwiches, wraps and salads. Tuscan Turkey and Brie anyone? How about the Portabello Wrap? Or maybe try "the best granola you'll ever taste" made right on site. I'm definitely going back for extra helpings here, friends. But don't look for an online menu. You won't find one. There is no website (insert collective gasp here), but you can find them on Urban Spoon and the reviews (like mine) are five star!

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And moms, don't think I'm calling it a "dive" for the way it looks inside. This is an updated, contemporary cafe that is kept very clean with a staff that is extremely friendly. Kids can chomp on a bagel while you and your girlfriends chat it up! Hopefully I'll be seeing you there!

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