Looking for ideas for how to spend Valentine’s Day with your special someone? Well what could be more romantic than a fine dining experience in fancy pajamas without ever having to leave the hotel? I relished the opportunity when we ate at Jardenea, the Melrose Georgetown’s in-house restaurant. You saw the beautiful decor in my … Continue Reading

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So what’s the story with the unconventional layers here? Well I wanted to wear something nice but fun to a special dinner I was recently invited to at Via Umbria. If you’re not familiar with this Georgetown gem, it’s a charming Italian market that sells everything from wine to gourmet cheese and charcuterie to hand-painted … Continue Reading

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I love this time of year in DC. The heat and humidity has started to disipate, the throngs of tourists have died down – it’s the perfect time of year to visit the zoo. B and I used to nearby in Cleveland Park so it was fun to check out our old haunts. We stumbled … Continue Reading

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Fun fact: two years ago on Labor Day I was making tomato pie for a summer dinner party when I went into labor with J; so it seemed only appropriate that I should make it again! This time I decided to try a mouthwatering recipe I stumbled across in Southern Living. Traditionally tomato pie is … Continue Reading