Monthly Archives: May 2013

Texas on my mind!

Mi Cocina has come to D.C. ladies and gentlemen! For those of you that don’t know what Mi Cocina is, it is a Dallas-based (that has most recently expanded to the Beltway) Tex-Mex restaurant. All of the dished served here are handmade from scratch using the finest and freshest ingredients. The food here is incredible and the frozen drinks even more so. 🙂 Continue reading



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Summer Go-to – Mediterranean Orzo Salad

Summer is almost upon us! Among the many things that means for me (flip flops, happy hours on the patio, sundresses, laying by the pool – the list could go on and on), it also means my homemade Mediterranean Orzo Salad makes several appearances! Continue reading

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Date Night – Iron Man 3

Monthly date night is alive and well! Last month as you may remember Tommy and I dined at Kushi. This month we went with another traditional date night standby, going to a movie! It was Tommy’s turn to head up date night this month and he took note of all my hints… Continue reading

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Tuesday Tidbits – 31

1. Last week my friend Lindsay and I enjoyed a meal at Posto on 14th Street NW. She had never been there before and I had been only once before – in 2007 or so. The food, wine, and conversation were divine! Continue reading


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Birthday Tubing & BBQ


I hope everyone had a wonderful Memorial Day weekend. Tommy and I did – it was definitely a jam-packed whirlwind of a weekend. 🙂

The much-anticipated tubing trip finally took place. Continue reading

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