With the wind whipping our hair around our faces, my high school friend and I climbed the streets of San Francisco. We had already meandered around the Westfield Mall, spotted movie producers filming behind the Ferry Building, and nibbled on free samples of caramel-filled milk chocolates in Ghirardelli Square. To end the evening, we rode the bus to Japantown for sashimi, sushi rolls, and crêpes.
We stood outside Belly Good Café & Crêpes, staring at the menu board for at least 10 minutes (I timed it). Too many tempting options! When we picked up our desserts, we laughed—they turned everything into a happy face! Hers looked like a teddy bear with cereal for the ears and chocolate chips for the eyes and nose. (Check out their other cute faces here!)
I plowed through my strawberry and nutella crêpe and nearly ordered another one, but the price tag stopped me. Instead, I resolved to make my own at home, so here’s my “bear-y” version!