Tag Archives: restaurants

Dating.

By the time James and I got married, we had been dating four and a half years, of which well over two had been spent long-distance. One of those was international long distance, and I didn’t have wifi in my … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , | 16 Comments

When you come to DC

It is one of my hopes of this blog that it makes you want to come to DC. I just really love this city, and I feel like it doesn’t get enough credit as a great place to come, at … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , | 9 Comments

Why I love DC: Union Market

A decade ago, the eastern half of this city wasn’t exactly tourist friendly. This is reaffirmed every time I tell someone who has lived in the DC metropolitan area for a long time I live in SE and that last … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , | 12 Comments

Uptown Girl

Instead of actually unpacking my suitcase from last weekend in New York, I decided to blog about it. That’s almost the same thing, right? Last time I was in New York, I basically followed Joseph and Ana-Joel around blindly… which … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , | 8 Comments

Blessed.

Sometimes I can’t believe how blessed we are with our friends in DC. We have met some great people in this city, gotten to know some awesome people at work or church, been surprised by roommates we love, or met … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , | 6 Comments

Valentine’s Day

So apparently Valentine’s Day in DC is an excuse for all the restaurant’s to rip you off by removing their normal menu and replacing it with a “prix fixe” menu. Hey DC… this is America. Just call it “fixed price” … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , | 5 Comments

Why I love DC: Batter Bowl Bakery

It seems like most people are a little ashamed to love DC. Politicians bash it, as affiliation with this city is seen as weakness, or being disconnected from the nation. The country views it as a place outside of reality, … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , | 11 Comments

Today I am thankful for

This was a grumpy week. No reason why, as nothing went terribly wrong, but it was just one of those weeks where it was a struggle to not be a grump. Some days I lost. But now it is Friday, … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , | 2 Comments

Birthday girl

This past week was my birthday and there has been a lot of celebrating around here. I am decidedly spoiled. Now I feel just the littlest bit guilty that all James got was a trip to Pittsburgh.  Here’s how we … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , | 7 Comments

August is over.

I have conflicting emotions about August. I kind of hate it, because by this point summer is so hot that you stick to everything you sit on and the humidity settles around you like a constant blanket of ick. I’m … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , , | 4 Comments