It's no secret: I am a Mexican food snob. Growing up in Southern California, some of the best Mexican food I ate was in the kitchens of my close friends. And if we were to go out, our Mexican restaurants were solid. When people ask me what I miss most about not living in California [...]
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Top Pintxos in San Sebastián
A Little Bit of Paris in D.C.
Quick Weekend Getaway from D.C.
One of my favorite things about living in the Washington, D.C., area is how many opportunities there are for quick road trips and weekend getaways. Whether it is a drive to the Virginia countryside, or hopping on a train and three hours later walking the streets of Manhattan, the options are endless for unique trips [...]
Wine Bar = Home Run
Ladies like wine bars. There is just something about them. They're cozy. They're comfortable. There is an upscale ambiance about them. You can have fun hanging with a friend, your mom, a date. Usually solid food choices - at the very least they have cheese (always an A+ in my book). They just have that [...]
A Casual Day Date in Georgetown
One of my favorite things to do once the weather warms up is take the walk from Arlington across the Key Bridge to Georgetown. This weekend we had beautiful Spring weather and I was itching to get outside. View from Key Bridge Georgetown is one of the BEST places in Washington, D.C., to have a [...]
Date Night in Arlington
The Green Pig Bistro in Arlington is a long-time favorite of ours. In fact, they're currently celebrating their 7-year anniversary. Excellent for both brunch and dinner, we frequent this spot often (dinner reservations are encouraged - it gets packed!). It doesn't hurt that it is only two blocks or so from where we live. They [...]