Restaurants

La Costa- Knoxville, TN

September 15, 2009 Adventure

Last weekend, I took my boyfriend to TN to see where I grew up and to spend time with my family. I love coming home to Knoxville. Not only it is a wonderful opportunity to spend time with family, but I enjoy the slower pace of life and the coziness of being nestled in the [...]

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Restaurant Review-Co Co. Sala

August 28, 2009 Restaurants

It’s Restaurant Week here in D.C! That means, this week we can all indulge ourselves at some of D.C.’s top restaurants without paying a hefty bill. This time of year, D.C. restos offer fixed price menus for a fraction of the regular menu price so you can feel free to try new places without fear [...]

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Ceiba Restaurant Review

August 7, 2009 Restaurants

Jennifer and I decided to celebrate the end of the work week a little early – on Thursday! We decided to go out to lunch and Ceiba, per Jennifer’s suggestion, was where we ended up. Ceiba is a Latin-American influenced restaurant located at 701 14th Street. The decor was lovely and colorful as you entered [...]

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Sweetgreen Fro Yo and Sweetflow Mobile

August 3, 2009 Food Info

Today, my friend Scott and I were walking back to the office after lunch when we spotted the Sweetgreen fro yo mobile! Have you all seen this thing? It’s an adorably painted yellow and green van that basically looks like an ice cream truck for adults. I’d never seen the van before, but am familiar [...]

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Oyamel Cocina Mexicana

July 16, 2009 Restaurants

A few weeks ago, my boyfriend’s sister came to D.C. for a visit. We decided to take her out for a fun night on the town and decided we must do dinner at Oyamel. Oyamel is a playful mexican tapas-style restaurant located in Chinatown. The resto is owned and operated by world-famous chef Jose Andres [...]

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Circa Cafe at Dupont Circle

July 10, 2009 Restaurants

A few weeks ago, my boyfriend took me for dinner and drinks at Circa. I live in Dupont so I walk by the resto almost everyday. After 2 years of walking by and wondering about it, I decided to finally give it a try. Circa is a small, upscale yet casual cafe-style restaurant located at [...]

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Domo Arigato Mr. Yogato

June 26, 2009 Restaurants

Mr. Yogato is a new, delicious frozen yogurt shop at the corner of 17th and Q NW (actually closer to 17th and Church). It’s a tiny little boutique that sells fresh, tangy frozen yogurt in a variety of flavors with an assortment of yummy toppings. Choose from original soft, tangy or one of the monthly [...]

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Tis the Season (Florida Part 2)

June 20, 2009 Restaurants

As I noted in my earlier post, I spent time with my mom in Orlando, Florida last weekend. We had a fabulous time eating, drinking, shopping and lounging by the pool (of course!). But, you want to hear about the food, so here goes! We had lunch at another of my mom’s fave local rstaurants, [...]

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Bahama Mama (Florida Part 1)

June 19, 2009 Restaurants

Last weekend I visited my mom in sunny Orlando, Florida. I love these trips because I get to soak up the sunshine and spend a few relaxing days with mom. At this point I must thank Jessica for keeping the blog up and running while I was away for 5 whole days! Lady, you’re the [...]

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Best Sushi in D.C.!

June 9, 2009 Restaurants

I know it’s a bold claim, but it’s so true! Last weekend, my boyfriend and I went out for sushi and decided to try Kotobuki. Kotobuki is known for fresh, delicious sushi that doesn’t break the bank. Kotobuki is a cozy little restaurant nestled in the Palisades of Georgetown in D.C. It’s located on the [...]

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