Taste Gastropub Private Tasting

Last week, I headed to Olney, MD for a private tasting at Taste Gastropub organized by Bookalokal, Jessica from The Dining Traveler, and Carlis from SpicyCandy DC. Owned by a financial advisor turned restaurateur, Vic Seested, Taste sits in a little strip mall that could be anywhere, but has a nice pub atmosphere with dark […]

Brookland’s Finest: Worth Leaving Central DC

When Tony Tomeldon of the Pug and John Solomon of Solly’s teamed up with Chef Shannan Troncoso-former Executive Chef of Matchbox Capitol Hill-to open Brookland’s Finest Bar & Kitchen, I was excited. When I finally went and noticed an open and inviting restaurant, I was thrilled. And when I tasted the food – from their […]

Our Favorite Dishes of 2014

A lot happened in 2014. Some people had birthdays, there was an election, Cityzen and others shut their doors for good, and DC got a ton of new restaurants. Below are just some of the best things we ate in 2014. What’s the best thing you ate this year? Duke’s Grocery – Katsu Curry   […]

DCity Smokehouse: Best Delivery BBQ in town

DCity Smokehouse just celebrated its 1 year anniversary, and I was lucky enough to join them to celebrate. I love me some BBQ, and they pulled out all the stops bringing out all the best to sample: pork Belly, pork spare ribs, chopped pork, brisket smoked overnight for 15 hours, wings are dry rubbed then […]

K Street Kicks: 5 Must Have Shoes for Fall/Winter

Now that the season has officially changed, your shoes must follow suit! Below I’ve got FIVE must have options to get you through holiday parties at work, dinners with the family and the inevitable themed Christmas party.  And hey… the gifting season is here which means these options could make for a perfect token of […]

Four Transitional Sweaters for Men & Women

Its officially sweater weather! Below I have four must have sweaters for fall in D.C. These sweaters can function for work or play. Now all that’s left is for you to go and drink some pumpkin spice lattes in your new sweater! Sweaters for the Ladies  J.Crew Tippi I own this sweater in ABOUT 50 […]

Preview: West Elm DC Decks the Halls

West Elm recently opened their 14th Street NW location and business has been great. With a lack of retail that’s not food related on 14th Street, residents and visitors alike have been flocking to this well known store. West Elm has done a great job lately by adopting a business model that is unique to […]