It’s Always Sunny in Los Angeles

Los Angeles, I love
the graze of your fingernails,
your slow sparklers of palm trees, your buildings silver
and inscrutable, in constant haze …
S. Beasley

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The Best Place to Stay for Inauguration 2013

A French Oak dining table for six in the Presidential Suite of the Park Hyatt Washington DC

The 2013 presidential inauguration will certainly have Washington DC abuzz with energy. The Park Hyatt Washington DC, one of the most luxurious hotels in DC, has a presidential inauguration suite package to match the great anticipation of that weekend. We previewed the 1,632 square-foot quarters, which, despite their grandeur, felt cozy enough for anyone to call home

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Boundary Road Tasting

Last Thursday I was privileged to attend the pre-opening tasting at Boundary Road. If you read our preview post, you know just how much my taste buds were anticipating this moment. Thankfully they were not disappointed.

Here’s my dish by dish review:

Queso Fresco Arepas with white bean stew – I was glad to see this popular South American dish on the menu. These savory cakes were cooked to a perfect crisp and filled with queso fresco, a mild unaged cheese that paired beautifully with the bean stew.

Arepas at Boundary Road

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One of our favorite shops in DC, Treasury Vintage, is having a Valentine’s Day party: TART of GOLD.

On Thursday February 9th from 5:00 to 9:00 PM, Treasury will feature baked goods from TARTS by TARTS, a local baking supergroup, plus cocktails and of course great vintage shopping. In addition any order you place with TARTS by TARTS at the event gives you 20% off items at Treasury and $5 off your TARTS purchase – order delivered on the 12th. – click HERE for more details