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April 11, 2016
Posted in: Concierge Favorites Sips & Bites
Technically it is spring, so when the weather decides to cooperate you might be inclined to grab some ice cream or get your furry friend outdoors. Check out these great deals exclusively available on The CARD.   This month’s restaurant spotlight is on… Bruster’s Real Ice Cream Now that spring is here, it is the perfect […]
February 13, 2016
Posted in: Health & Well-Being Sips & Bites
It seems that chia seed recipes are everywhere these days, and for a good reason! They are one of the healthiest foods on the planet. Loaded with antioxidants, fiber, protein, and other nutrients, they are truly a super food – even when enjoyed as dessert! Check out these delicious AND healthy ways to enjoy chia […]
February 8, 2016
Posted in: Concierge Favorites Sips & Bites
Just as the last remnants of the 2016 Blizzard are melting away, liven up the next snowstorm with these yummy cocktails made with fresh snow!   Cocktail Snow Cones Courtesy of Honestly Yum You’ll feel like you’re at the beach with this tropical, slushy treat! Just mix snow with pureed fruit and your favorite spirit. […]
February 2, 2016
Posted in: Sips & Bites
Did Super Bowl 50 sneak up on you like it did with us? Don’t find yourself unprepared for the big game this Sunday! If you’re in need of some simple last minute recipes to keep you out of the kitchen and enjoying the party, we’ve got a great starting lineup for you. S’mores Truffles Courtesy […]
January 12, 2016
Posted in: Concierge Favorites DC MD Sips & Bites VA What's Happening?
Get ready for some delicious deals! Winter Restaurant Week begins this month and runs throughout the DMV until mid-March. Our concierges have come together to share some of their favorite local restaurants and why you should give them a try! *** *** Fredericksburg January 15-25 No. of Participating Restaurants: 30+ Offering: Lunch and Dinner Concierge Choice: […]
December 23, 2015
Posted in: Sips & Bites
Even though we’ve had a mild winter so far, it’s hard to resist the appeal of a warm beverage when you just want to snuggle up after a long day. Grab a blanket and curl up with one of these cozy cocktails! Adult Hot Chocolate Courtesy of Priyanka’s Kitchen Irish cream, coffee liqueur, and almond […]
December 14, 2015
Posted in: Health & Well-Being Sips & Bites
Desserts with apple in them are always my favorite and I was on a mission to find a way to enjoy these treats guilt-free. I then came across a recipe on Chelsea’s Messy Apron for flourless glazed apple pie cookies and decided to give it a try. The cookies do not contain oil, butter or […]
November 27, 2015
Posted in: Sips & Bites
We all know that one of the best parts of Thanksgiving is looking forward to the leftovers. Instead of simply heating up your leftovers in the microwave, try something new and creative this year- we salute you if you have enough leftovers for all five recipes! Day 1: Thanksgiving Leftovers Stromboli Courtesy of Betsylife Pile […]
November 25, 2015
Posted in: Holidays Sips & Bites
Every year after Thanksgiving there are countless articles about how to use your leftovers in new ways. There will always be a turkey pot pie, a turkey soup, or a new leftover sandwich. While those are all great ideas, we feel we’re eating the same leftover recipes each year and we think it’s time for […]
October 16, 2015
Posted in: Concierge Favorites Sips & Bites VA
With the changing of the leaves and the seasons also comes gorgeous weather, and a great way to spend any Saturday or Sunday would be in Loudoun County, Virginia. As we all know, the notable Wine Country in Northern Virginia is starting to gain momentum in popularity. The climate of the area is perfect to […]