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Femme Fatale DC Pop-Up – Powered By Women For Women

Femme Fatale DC is a local pop-up shop housing collections of local Womyn* creators and entrepreneurs. Everything from food to art, to clothing, jewelry and fabulous things in between will be sold. *the spelling of “womyn” signifies Femme Fatale’s belief that every woman is completely whole on her own. Amen! I was lucky enough to attend […] Read more…

Cupcakes & Caviar Travel Guide: Cayman Brac, Cayman Islands

It has been almost a year since I visited the beautiful island of Cayman Brac. I’ve been thinking about it so much lately and it dawned on me: why in the hell haven’t I written about this yet?! I’ve been keeping all of this special information from you. Shame on me! Getaway to Cayman Brac […] Read more…

Summer ’17 Podcast Playlist + Cocktail Pairings

Summer is in full swing down here in the DMV. While you’re sippin’ your favorite iced latte in the morning, getting some vitamin D by the pool, or stuck in traffic on the beltway,  you’re going to need a good podcast to get you through. Because I like ya’ll so much, I’m giving you the deets […] Read more…

Sip & Dry Bar DC – Every Ladies Dream Salon

During my usual creep session on the gram one night, I came across a page for a new blow dry salon in DC: Sip & Dry Bar. I’ve been looking to get my hair blown out for awhile, so I was excited when I saw that not only did they specialize in blow-outs, but they also […] Read more…

DC Restaurant Week Survival Guide and Top 10 Picks

DC Restaurant Week

DC Restaurant Week begins tomorrow and I am all types of excited! If you’ve read my survival guide to NYC Restaurant Week, then you know the 6 tips I shared to maximize your dining experience. If you haven’t read it, here’s a summary: Stay away from a restaurant you would go to on a normal […] Read more…

Why It’s OK To Take A Break and Gain Clarity Of Your Vision

If you’ve poked around my site the last couple of weeks, you might have noticed I’ve been a little M.I.A. My ghosting was intentional. I needed to step back and understand my vision for Cupcakes & Caviar and it’s social media sites. If you’re reading this and have a side hustle, are trying to get […] Read more…

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

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…