Every once in a while, I will skip a meal to enjoy a big bowl of freshly popped popcorn. I am forever grateful to a friend of mine who introduced me to the Whirley Pop, or the best way to make perfectly popped popcorn at home. What you’ll need: olive oil, popcorn kernels, Whirley Pop, and toppings of… Continue reading Popcorn for Dinner
This winter I attended a unique event: a salt tasting. This fun event was hosted by Bazaar Spices, which has two locations in Washington, D.C. You can either attend one of Bazaar Spices’ official events or you can host your own salt tasting at home. A pinch of salt can change a dish and, like wine, can be paired with… Continue reading A Salt Tasting Event
Dear Friends and Family, Hello! I hope everyone has a wonderful three-day weekend and President’s Day planned. I’m on my way to Boston (hence the featured image) to see some friends. I have been missing from my blog for a very good reason that I’ll be able to share soon! I miss my blogger community and I have some future… Continue reading Blog Update
Thursday night a friend of mine brought me to a very fun event called Pancakes and Booze. In summary: it’s an art show with booze, pancakes, and a DJ! Photo courtesy of pancakes and booze. The show travels around the country and features artists local to your area. You can also purchase art during the show.… Continue reading Pancakes and Booze
This time last year, the city was covered in snow! I took advantage of a sunny day after the blizzard last year and took pictures of the district. After living in the area for about eight years, I experienced only two very snowy winters here. Do you think we’ll get more snow storms this winter? I think… Continue reading Winter in Washington, D.C.
Today is a busy day in Washington, D.C. The city is filled with people attending or protesting the Inauguration of the 45th President. And The White House will have new residents today. But I hope the garden tour tradition will continue. The fall and spring White House Garden Tours have been a tradition since 1972 when the… Continue reading White House Garden Tours
I have a confession: I am a Bachelor Nation fan. The show is so bad, it’s good; I can’t look away. This season ABC and ESPN teamed up to create the ultimate fantasy league. Each week, there are a series of questions to answer before the next episode airs. Since participating in the fantasy league, I’ve enjoyed watching… Continue reading The Bachelor Fantasy League