25 Mar 2014

Dining:

BAR MADNESS: Sweet Seventeen!

BAR MADNESS started on Thursday and it’s been a nail-biter all along, despite several major glitches. Not only did we manage to FUBAR our bracket by neglecting to include THE PUG and reader-favorite Toki Underground in our line-up. They were added to the voting mix late, and The Pug won this add-on bracket. With the addition […]


04 Mar 2014

First Bite: Sona Creamery

Two of my favorite things are wine and cheese, especially paired together. So I was quite excited to hear about the opening of Sona Creamery on Pennsylvania Avenue SE. Little did I know that the wine and cheese were only the start to what Capitol Hill’s newest restaurant has to offer. I noticed their menu […]


05 Feb 2014

Dining with your Tiny Tot on the Hill

“Kid friendly” dining has taken on a whole new meaning since I recently became a mom. I used to think it meant a couple of basic things — does the restaurant have a kids menu? And are high chairs provided? But I’ve quickly learned that bringing your baby or child out to eat, especially if they aren’t yet walking, is about a lot more than […]


31 Jan 2014

At Cava, A Love for Wine

I was recently invited to a dinner at Cava Mezze with some local bloggers to sample the restaurant’s new cocktails and some of the highlights on the menu. Aside from being treated to tastings of their fabulous food — an a few really good cocktails — we got a glimpse into what goes into choosing […]


30 Jan 2014

First Bite: Nando's Peri-Peri at Capital Riverfront

Family-friendly dining options are always welcome in and around the Hill, especially ones that allow you some flexibility of choice, and are able to keep kids busy while mom and dad enjoy dinner. With so much going on in the Capitol Riverfront neighborhood these days, it’s great to know we have even more eateries to choose […]