Annnd Somehow I’m 30
DC’s Best Outdoor Drinking & Dining Spaces
Today, I turned 30. I’m sitting in a coffee shop in Portland, Oregon. Just sitting here thinking – how the fuck did I get this old?! I have no phobia about aging, no anxiety about the 3-0 (I’m actually really looking forward to my 30’s), but it just feels like the past decade or so […]
A Very Merry UnThanksgiving to You!
Anyone who has known me for more than say, a day, knows that I am a sucker for a good rooftop. In fact, any outdoor patio situation brings a wide, child-like grin to my face. Thankfully, our Nation’s Capital and I are cosmically in sync when it comes to this topic; the city is littered […]
6 Things You Must Eat in the Republic of Georgia (and how to eat them so that you don’t make a fool of yourself)
Newsflash! Last Thursday was kind-of a big deal in America. It was Thanksgiving, that oh-so-loved day in celebration of gluttony and gratuity. A day when food is the centerpiece, we all proclaim what we’re thankful for and millions feel the need to shop at ridiculous hours of the day and night. It’s a holiday steeped […]
Look Ma, I’m Tweeting from the White House!
[One little caveat: almost all of this list is vegetarian. Don’t freak out. Georgia’s vegetarian fare is stellar and you, yes even YOU MEAT EATERS, will devour and love it. It’s good stuff.] He stared down at the one plate on the table that I hadn’t touched at breakfast…a plate laden with sliced ham. “I’m […]
Of all the things that I thought I would do in 2013, tweeting from the White House was not one of them. But last Tuesday night I got to do just that. And for the State of the Union Address no less! “What? How!?!” were the first words from most people. “How!?!” is a fair […]