Tag: VA

Is It Time for Cocktails?
[ 0 ] June 17, 2016 |

Is It Time for Cocktails?

Tyson’s Corner is making it enticing for the Washingtonian to consider this as another hangout headquarters.  The Metro has extended the Silver Line out to this part of Northern Virginia, making it a viable option for happy hour when you need to escape the usual suspect neighborhoods.  Besides the shopping, which used to be the central […]

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Calling All Chefs!  Next Level Burgers Wanted
[ 0 ] May 18, 2016 |

Calling All Chefs! Next Level Burgers Wanted

Ever wanted to see what goes on in the James Beard House?  Are you a chef?? The Blended Burger Project might be your chance at seeing the inside of the acclaimed foundations headquarters.  It is an initiative to drive attention to ‘blended burgers’ by getting chefs to create and menu these more delicious and nutritious […]

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Get Your Bum in Shape & Eat Good Food:  The Fit Foodie 5k Run is this Weekend.
[ 0 ] May 16, 2016 |

Get Your Bum in Shape & Eat Good Food: The Fit Foodie 5k Run is this Weekend.

Running is one of those things I have to mentally prepare myself for every time I hit the pavement or treadmill.  It was not a fave pastime of mine but I have a feeling that might change after the Fit Foodie Run this Saturday.  A race with food involved??  Sign me up.  The American Lamb […]

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Who Knew?! River Bend Bistro & Wine Bar.
[ 0 ] April 20, 2016 |

Who Knew?! River Bend Bistro & Wine Bar.

When I get invited to “Meet the Chef” events, I am always intrigued to see the face/personality behind the food.  I am a true believer that you can taste the vibes of who is prepping the food in the dish.  Executive Chef and Owner, Caroline Ross, of River Bend Bistro & Wine Bar, has good […]

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Good Deed Tuesday:  Dining Out for Life Returns on April 28, 2016
[ 2 ] April 12, 2016 |

Good Deed Tuesday: Dining Out for Life Returns on April 28, 2016

Hearing about the works of the day in an organization and working there for a day give you two totally different perspectives.  Recently, I got the opportunity to check out the Food & Friends facilities.  “Food & Friends is the only organization in the Washington, DC, area providing medically necessary food, vital nutrition counseling and […]

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