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December 7, 2016
Posted in: Weekend Happenings
You worked hard this week, and deserve a break! Test your culinary skills with cooking class or enjoy the spectacular holiday lights and merry music that only come this time of year! WASHINGTON, DC EVENTS Feast of Seven Fishes Cooking Class Urbana DC 2121 P St. NW, DC Time: Saturday, 4pm Cost: $55 Learn the […]
November 30, 2016
Posted in: Weekend Happenings
The cold may be here, but that doesn’t mean you can’t enjoy the weekend! Attend holiday festivals, parades and more! WASHINGTON, DC EVENTS Smithsonian Holiday Festival 2016 National Mall 1000 Jefferson Dr. SW, DC Time: December 3rd + 4th from 10:00am-5:30pm Cost: FREE The Smithsonian is hosting a two day Holiday Festival this weekend on […]
September 14, 2016
Posted in: Weekend Happenings
This weekend has a ton in store, from fancy Gatsby parties and seafood fests, to drinking wine, and more! WASHINGTON, DC EVENTS Dardanella: The Great Gatsby Party on the Lawn Washington National Cathedral 3101 Wisconsin Ave. NW, DC Time: Saturday 11am-6pm Cost: $55 Come dressed to impress in your best 1920s attire and enjoy a […]
December 26, 2014
Posted in: Concierge Favorites DC Holidays MD Sips & Bites VA
Christmas has flown by and you have more food then you probably know what to do with in your refrigerator. If you are tired of turkey and ham sandwiches, check out some unique ideas below to make with your leftovers! Ham and Swiss Quiche Courtesy of Busy Cooks (Recipe) Turkey and Potato Curry Courtesy of […]
September 24, 2014
Posted in: Concierge Favorites Sips & Bites VA
One of my all-time favorite restaurants is Lebanese Taverna; everything they make is so fresh and delicious it makes my mouth water even thinking about it. I have become slightly obsessed with LT and I needed to know how they created such delectable items—so I attended a cooking class with them! Last Thursday, I attended […]
July 3, 2014
Posted in: Concierge Favorites Sips & Bites VA
Who doesn’t love authentic Thai food? But who does know how to cook any of it? Well, now I can say I do! I attended a Thai cooking class with Chef Nongkran Daks of Thai Basil in Chantilly and learned all the tricks of the trade! If you have not been to Thai Basil but […]
April 17, 2014
Posted in: Concierge Favorites DC Holidays MD VA
Upgrade your Easter dessert this year! Instead of the traditional coconut cake or cupcakes try something a little unexpected with our coconut curry macaroons drizzled with dark chocolate. The subtle flavor of curry enhances the sweetness of the coconut and most of your dining guests won’t even know that curry is in the dessert! Coconut Curry […]
April 9, 2014
Posted in: Concierge Favorites DC MD VA
Healthy Homemade Stuffed Peppers Concierge Steph loves to cook and after a busy day at the office and a hard workout it’s time to get creative in the kitchen. Below she shares her healthy recipe for Stuffed Peppers. Ingredients (per pepper): 1/3 package Ground Turkey (97/7) 1-3 tsp. Extra Virgin Olive Oil (EVOO) 3-5 tbsp. Cooked […]
March 12, 2014
Posted in: Concierge Favorites DC Holidays MD VA
Around here, we don’t need an excuse to sample sweet or savory pies, but we always support an opportunity to celebrate the infinite ways we love Pi (including corny jokes!) Pi Day was first celebrated in 1988 by the San Francisco Exploratorium, but it certainly has grown in popularity over the last few years. Looking […]
March 4, 2014
Posted in: Concierge Favorites DC MD
Bring Mardi Gras Flavor Home! Not able to get away and experience Mardi Gras in New Orleans? No problem! Bring the flavors of New Orleans into your house. You can create an impressive Jambalaya bar that is customizable with your favorite toppings so everyone will be pleased. This is perfect for a weeknight meal or […]