D.C.|VA Restaurants

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    Union Street Public House – Old Town Alexandria

    Union Street Public House 121 S. Union St, Alexandria, VA 22314 http://www.unionstreetpublichouse.com When I first moved to Alexandria, my first night out was in Old Town. I quickly fell head over heels for its small town feel and festive light’s that adorned the main streets. Near the water, tucked away down one of Old Town’s […] Read more…

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    Right Proper Brewery Co – Shaw Brewpub & Kitchen

    There are so many little gems in the Shaw neighborhood of D.C. It’s quickly becoming my favorite place to eat, drink and play. On a HOT 90 degree day last week, my original dinner plans fell through and I found myself wandering the streets looking for an alternative. Luckily, I spotted Right Proper’s Shaw Brewpub. […] Read more…


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    Spiced Red Sangria – Perfect for Fall

    One of my favorite go-to cocktails is Sangria! You can have it red, you can have it white, you can have it sparkling, and you can have it all…year…long. With Fall finally here and temperatures dropping, a Spiced Red Sangria sounded like the perfect cocktail for the season! As soon as temperatures dropped past 65 degrees here […] Read more…

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    Dulce de Leche Apple Empanadas

    I have officially let go of my grip on Summer, and have moved on to Fall. It wasn’t an easy break-up. I sometimes cry at night as I remember rooftop bars, maxi-dresses, and frosé. Thank goodness I have Dulce de Leche in my life though. It’s soft, creamy, sweetness really helps with my Summer time sadness. You […] Read more…

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    Learn From The Master: Chef Marcus Samuelsson at Macy’s!

    Meet Chef Marcus Samuelsson at Macy’s On Wednesday, October 26, 2016 at 5:30p.m., Macy’s at Metro Center in Washington D.C. will be hosting an interactive foodie event with the one and only Chef Marcus Samuelsson! You might recognize Chef Samuelsson’s name from Top Chef, maybe you’ve dined at his restaurant Red Rooster in Harlem NYC […] Read more…

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    Terra’s Kitchen – Easy 30-Minute Meals

    This post is sponsored by Working full-time, being a wife (or mom, or both, or enter tiring responsibility here), and working on your side hustle can be tiring. If you’re like me the last thing you want to have to think about is what to cook for dinner after a long day. During the week, I […] Read more…

NYC Restaurants

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    ONIEALS GRAND ST BAR & RESTAURANT 174 Grand Street New York, NY 10013 http://www.onieals.com/soho Onieals Grand St, located in Soho, is a pleasant surprise among its Chinatown neighbors. I’ve been here a few times for after work happy hours and so I was very excited to be invited in to try some dishes from their new […] Read more…

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    Boozy Brunch NYC – 5 Spots To Try This Weekend

    We are having beautiful weather here in NYC and this weekend it’s going be hitting the high 60’s (can we say spring time in December?). It’s important to take advantage of this and head out to these boozy brunch spots for some good eats and constant flowing cocktails before we get into the, “it’s too […] Read more…