Gems from the Treasure Cove, Part II

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Do you remember Mariah Carey’s ex-husband Nick Cannon’s improv show on MTV called Wild N Out (which originally ran from 2005 to 2007 but was apparently renewed in 2013 for MTV2 — who knew)? In one episode, during a section titled “R & Beef,” the guys freestyled a song called “You Look Better With the Lights Low.”* That song title is the exact opposite of how I feel about the Cove.

I was walking to my afternoon class the other day, and on the ground outside of the Cove, I spotted three dried-up pancakes, one and a half dried-up donuts, one dried-up muffin and two other dried-up bread products I couldn’t identify.

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Made in Peirce: the Perfect Pancake Breakfast

Photo by Jenny Ruyman '15

Photo by Jenny Ruyman ’15

Sunday brunch is one of the best Peirce times for people watching and also for pancake eating. This past weekend, I spotted Alivia Bloch ’15 digging into a pile of the most delicious looking yogurt covered pancakes ever. I asked Bloch, and her accomplice Jenny Ruyman ’15, to share the recipe with me and the rest of Kenyon. Pictures and instructions after the jump.

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