July 12, 2010
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Summer is here and it is the perfect time to take advantage of being outside.  Let’s take a look at a few rooftop bars and restaurants that create an amazing atmosphere for this season’s festivities.  Eventide in the Clarendon area of Arlington, VA is a definite when planning an evening of fine dining and delicious […]
July 9, 2010
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For a long while I had been very skeptical of Tapas, the small snack plates meant for sharing.  People told me that if you ordered enough of them they will make a meal.  They have been increasing in popularity as Tapas joints have been popping up all over and I was not going to be […]
July 1, 2010
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A well known fact to many of my family and friends is that the 4th of July is my absolute favorite holiday.  There are many naysayers to this as the 4th does not involve gifts or a gigantic feast.  But there are many great things that the 4th does involve including BBQ’s, beach trips, and fireworks.  […]
June 25, 2010
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It is always fun to find new places and ways to switch up the lunch hour food selection.  I have found a new DC wonder that is hitting the streets near you!  DC Slices is a mobile pizza kitchen bringing delicious hot and fresh slices to all different locations in and outside of the city.  […]
June 24, 2010
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Summer has officially arrived!  It is the best time of year because there are so many fun activities to take advantage of in this area.  Let’s explore a few different outdoor options that will help kick off your Summer right! It was this past Sunday when I was invited to a birthday party that was […]
June 16, 2010
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With father’s day around the corner you may be asking yourself what to get the man who has everything?  While I would love nothing more than to buy my dad a fancy new sports car or mega yacht, the limits of my budget leave me searching for fresh ideas.   I think the gift of a father’s […]
June 11, 2010
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Summertime and ice cream, ice cream and summertime, for me the two are synonymous.   I literally just can’t get enough of the sweet, creamy, cold treat when the temperature rises.  It seems as though the latest trend to hit the ice cream circuit has been the rising popularity of ice cream shops carrying a tart […]
June 8, 2010
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It is time to start embracing the outdoors!  The warm weather is here to stay for the Spring and Summer seasons.  Let’s take a journey to some of the best places to enjoy the sunshine in a beautiful and active way.  The first stop on the hiking trail roadmap is Theodore Roosevelt Island in the […]
June 4, 2010
Posted in: Sips & Bites
With Summer just around the corner it is much easier to find motivation to explore new restaurants in the area.  I recently traveled outside my normal dinner and happy hour “go to” spots.  I landed at Lyon Hall in Arlington, VA and was headed straight for a delightful Eastern European cuisine journey.  This “casual neighborhood […]
May 25, 2010
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Memorial Day weekend is right around the corner and if you are as lucky as most in the “working world” you are approaching a long weekend.  Have you made your weekend plans?  Endless events surround the upcoming weekend.  We will all be taking a moment to appreciate and remember those that have served our country.  […]