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Where I’m Eating:  Ocopa
[ 0 ] April 23, 2015 |

Where I’m Eating: Ocopa

Over the past 15 years, I have visited almost every restaurant in Washington, D.C. Unbelievable right?  With that being said, it is easy to see how I could get bored with the scene and welcome new, fresh ideas with open arms.  Heading to Ocopa offered a feeling of excitement for what was to come.  The […]

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Playing Matchmaker for Negra Modelo
[ 0 ] April 22, 2015 |

Playing Matchmaker for Negra Modelo

Negra Modelo practically lives in my home because a certain someone loves it so an invite to see how it paired well with food was a no brainer.  With the help of Rick Bayless (Top Chef Masters Winner) and Chris Cosentino (Co-founder Boccalone), it was easy to come up with some top contenders to pair […]

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Introducing Our Newest Section:  Johnna Knows Good Style (!!!)
[ 0 ] April 15, 2015 |

Introducing Our Newest Section: Johnna Knows Good Style (!!!)

Today kicks off the first installation of a new section entitled “Johnna Knows Good Style”, which joins the Johnna Knows Good Food family.  Food and fashion run hand-in-hand in my life.  I look forward to what will decorate my body each day as much as what is going to decorate my plate.  With an apron […]

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Six Events to Add to Your Calendar this April
[ 0 ] April 3, 2015 |

Six Events to Add to Your Calendar this April

The Spring is one of the best times of year in the District.  Tons of events, the cherry blossoms and warmer temps make it one of the absolute best destinations.  April, the month in the heart of Spring, has a few events we thought Washingtonians and the like could appreciate as the temps drop.  Deets […]

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Tequila & Mezcal Festival Recap
[ 0 ] April 3, 2015 |

Tequila & Mezcal Festival Recap

My husband and I had the pleasure of attending a preview of the “Tequila & Mezcal Festival” at Oyamel – owned by famous chef Jose Andres – in Penn Quarter.  The actual festival ran for about 2 weeks in March, where anyone could buy tickets for $60 for unlimited tastings of delicious dishes like Ceviche Veracruz (lightly poached squid […]

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