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Sink a Fork Into a Slice of Sweet Potato Cheesecake at The Furlough Cheesecake

If you have a sweet tooth, you need to try the tasty desserts made by The Furlough Cheesecake. The way these cheesecakes came to be is a story that will resonate with many during COVID-19. During the 2018 government shutdown, two sisters, both Prince George County natives, were furloughed by the government right before the holidays. Rather than letting their situations get the best of them and getting down on themselves, they chose to take it as an opportunity to share their tasty cheesecakes with the world! Their story went viral, and they’re now living out their dream.

Their shop on American Way in Oxon Hill is an exciting step as they enter the world of brick-and-mortar business. Everyone raves about how friendly the staff are, how clean it is, but mostly how amazing the cheesecake tastes. You have to try the sweet potato cheesecake, because that is the recipe that inspired the business. But they make them in smaller sizes so you can try them all. So, if you’re going through a tough time now, go get yourself a cheesecake and use it as inspiration for your next venture!