Feel like you need some more sweets in your life? We do too.

Burney’s Sweets & More is a family oriented bakery in Uptown Charlotte that specializes in serving sweet treats like donuts, croissants, cupcakes and more. They also have some of the best coffee around. I recommend trying the sweet treat called a fried stuffed croissant! See more here.

A cafe and rotisserie, Toucan Louie’s is a fun, colorful, welcoming place with great food and drinks. They have coffee, smoothies and it makes you feel like you are in an exotic paradise! This place also has some pretty cool handmade local items for sale. Click here to see more.

Want some donuts? Sweet Dought has opened up in Charlotte off of Providence Road. They have some delicious specialty doughnuts and a create-your-own option! You can see more here.

Alexis Zarycki is your average girl with the hopes of leaving an everlasting impact on the world. Follow her on Instagram @official_lexpaige