Tag: dining etiquette

Bastille: New Location, Same Great Taste
[ 0 ] February 12, 2015 |

Bastille: New Location, Same Great Taste

Bastille’s is a French restaurant that recently relocated to a new location in Old Town Alexandria, in a revitalizing part of town. They hosted a wonderful grand re-opening event that consisted of some of their signature starters of Artisanal Cheeses, Beignets of Escargots, Charcuteries du jour and some very yummy Gougerers that I couldn’t stop eating. With […]

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Etiquette Tuesday:  The Biggest Flirt.
[ 0 ] February 3, 2015 |

Etiquette Tuesday: The Biggest Flirt.

Last year was the year of engagements.  One of the main things I learned about engagements to be married is that everyone knows that the lady is spoken for, but no one can obviously tell that the man is spoken for in these engagements.  Recently, I attended a party full of singles and couples, which […]

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Good Deed Tuesday:  Give Back While Shopping For Your Valentine.
[ 0 ] January 27, 2015 |

Good Deed Tuesday: Give Back While Shopping For Your Valentine.

Get ready for Valentine’s Day by shopping for your loved ones and giving back! From 6:00 to 8:00 p.m. on Thursday, February 5, visit gourmet kitchenware store Hill’s Kitchen for the District’s second “Sip & Shop,” a night of stylish shopping, food and drink to benefit No Kid Hungry, Share Our Strength’s campaign to end […]

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Good Deed Tuesday:  Happy New Year!
[ 0 ] January 6, 2015 |

Good Deed Tuesday: Happy New Year!

After a two-week holiday vacay, we are back and rejuvenated.  Resolutions are in tact with giving back at the top of our list.  If you added charity to the top of your resolution list, here is a quick and filling way to get things started right with Joe’s in Washington, D.C. Joe’s Seafood, Prime Steak […]

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Etiquette Tuesday:  Media Pass.
[ 0 ] December 2, 2014 |

Etiquette Tuesday: Media Pass.

Ugh.  One of the biggest pet peeves of this food blogger is being invited in or added to a media list and having to pay for your meal, event ticket, etc.  Before you go into the rant of “Bloggers always want something free!”, let me just stop you right there.  I started Johnna Knows Good […]

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