Small Plates, Big Taste: Balkan Date Night in Arlington

Small Plates, Big Taste: Balkan Date Night in Arlington

I've lived in Arlington nearly 10 years. I've seen places come and go. But my complaint about this area is always the same: we need more diversity in our restaurant scene! Look, I love a good sports bar as much as the next person (and that's actually true. I love sports. Hence, the baseballs used [...]

Quick Weekend Getaway from 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

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 [...]

Date Night in Arlington

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 [...]