Peep that luxury bus. It's coming our way this weekend.

Desperately in need of a sweet distraction from the entertaining albeit extremely anxiety-inducing event of playoff baseball? Your wish has been granted: This weekend, you can take a break from biting your nails by biting into a stunning layered confection created by Lady M Luxury Cakes.

The elegant Big Apple-based bakery is hosting a pop-up party this weekend in a food truck outside Baccarat in River Oaks District. Attendees can sample the bake shop's signature mille crêpes—20 hand-made crepes interspersed with layers of pastry cream and crowned with a caramelized top—plus a green tea variety made with Japanese matcha, and a framboise au chocolat cake (chocolate mousse stacked upon a thin layer of raspberry compote and chocolate sponge and decorated with raspberry gelée and cocoa ganache).

The original, in background, and the matcha green tea mille crêpes.

But that's not all: Perhaps most exciting will be the debut of a new flavor, a marron mille crêpesalternating crepes and chestnut cream dusted with powdered sugar. All of the aforementioned flavors with the exception of the framboise au chocolat can be pre-ordered as whole cakes, should you be feeding a whole family. 

At a media preview, this sugar freak/writer quickly realized the mobile bakery was hardly your run-of-the-mill food truck. Illuminated by Baccarat chandeliers and three-dimensional art pieces by acclaimed artist and architect Kurt Wenner, the Lady M pop-up on wheels boasts a design that appropriately matches its tony baked goods.

I indulged in the OG, whose alternating layers of cream and eggy cakes made for a bite that was simultaneously rich and delicately fun—sort of like an Astros playoff game. With some restraint, I managed to save a wedge to savor for game five. With some luck, the crepes will outnumber the innings.

Look for the Lady M pop-up from 3 p.m. to 8 p.m. Friday, from noon to 5 p.m. Saturday, and from noon to 5 p.m. Sunday at Baccarat at River Oaks District, 4444 Westheimer Road.

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