Author Archive: Renee

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California Pizza Kitchen Gets a Facelift.
[ 0 ] December 17, 2015 |

California Pizza Kitchen Gets a Facelift.

The days of viewing California Pizza Kitchen as just another quick pizza stop are long gone. California Pizza Kitchen has expanded its menu. I have always been a huge fan of California Pizza Kitchen for their Kung Pao Spaghetti, Caribbean Jerk Pizza and BBQ Chopped Chicken Salad, however, I ventured off during my recent visit to […]

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Recap:  10th Annual Metro Cooking Show
[ 0 ] December 7, 2015 |

Recap: 10th Annual Metro Cooking Show

This is by far one of my favorite annual events. The Metro Cooking Show takes place at the Washington Convention Center and brings together top restaurants from the DC Metro area. This gives area chefs the opportunity to show off their culinary skills and interact with guests as they walk around sampling the various cuisines. […]

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Taste of DC Never Disappoints
[ 0 ] November 4, 2015 |

Taste of DC Never Disappoints

  JKGF visited the Taste of DC and was able to sample fares from many of the areas top restaurants. The hardest part of the entire day was deciding which small bites to taste. The festival spread over four DC blocks and offered over eighty choices of all different kinds of cuisines. This did not even include the […]

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My Trip to The Big Easy
[ 0 ] August 27, 2015 |

My Trip to The Big Easy

I headed to New Orleans for the first time this summer and was really excited about the trip since I had heard so many great things about the city.  Unfortunately, but fortunately, I had no idea where to start in trip planning.  Since I LOVE food, I wanted to make sure I hit the right […]

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Music We Love:  Marcus Johnson’s New Album
[ 0 ] August 19, 2015 |

Music We Love: Marcus Johnson’s New Album

For those that can’t get enough of the smooth sounds of Marcus Johnson, he has released a new album, Marcus Johnson Live and Direct Featuring The Urban Jam Band. This new album calms, heals and is sure to improve your mood.   I had a chance to check out to band at Blues Alley and […]

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